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Over 10,000 Steelhead and 1,000 Chinook Salmon Counted Passing Over the Winchester Dam

4:54 PM · May 3, 2024

The Winter Steelhead count at the Winchester Dam on the North Umpqua River is over 10,000 and early summer steelhead are already here. Spring Chinook are migrating upstream in good numbers counted to date. And yes, hundreds of largescale suckers are also tallied during their in-river migration this time of the year.