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Fishing Report

Conditions on September 3rd 2020 for the Matapedia and Restigouche Rivers Matapedia Sector

— The Salmon Season is OPEN   
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 Water Conditions:  The MATAPEDIA CLEAR   –  The RESTIGOUCHE CLEAR                 

LEVEL:   VERY LOW        

RESTIGOUCHE  https://wateroffice.ec.gc.ca/search/real_time_e.html    (New Brunswick)

MATAPEDIA  https://www.cehq.gouv.qc.ca/suivihydro/graphique.asp?NoStation=011509

Temperature:  65-F 
    
         

Fish Caught:  Angling success is slow for the period – Water low and warm – need lots of rain                               

 Recommendations:

Best Flies:

#1 – GOVERNOR – SILVER RIDER     

#2 – GREENHIGHLANDER – BLACK BEAR GREEN BUT 

#3 – RUSTY RAT – BLACK DOSE – GREEN MACHINE  

Recommended Fly Size:

–>   

–>  2 – 4- 6 

–>  8

Leader Tippet: 9 feet long for wet fly

–>   12lbs  

–>    8lbs 

–>    8lbs 12 feet for DRY FLY 

Leader Length:

–>  9` minimum 

–>  12` for dry flies 

Fly Line:  Floating line      

Wading: EXCELLENT    

Vacancies and Long Range Fishing Forecast
April May June July August September
Vacancies   ? Yes Yes Yes

Yes

Yes
Forecast   ? EXCELLENT Need rain Excellent if raise water Low water Low water 

Comments:  Water level is low – angling success is slow for the period even with a good run of salmon entering the river – seriously need a good raise of water plus a drop of water temperature following the extreme hot weather              

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Tight lines, Pete Dube