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Fishing Report

Conditions September 20th, for the Matapedia and Restigouche Rivers Matapedia Sector

— The Salmon Season is OPEN  
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 Water Conditions:  The MATAPEDIA and RESTIGOUCHE  are both clear     

Level:     VERY VERY LOW              
Temperature:  60F 
Color:  BOTH CLEAR          

Fish Caught:  ANGLING SUCCESS WILL IMPROVE WITH COLD NIGHTS AND A RAISE OF WATER             

ANGLERS CAN KEEP GRILS AND A SALMON ON THE MATAPEDIA – ANY SIZE STRIPED BASS CAN BE HARVESTED and RETURNED TO THE C.G.R.M.P. office in Matapédia. 

Recommendations:

Best Flies:

#1 – Black Bear Green But – Rusty Rat – Greenhighlander  

#2 – Governor and Silver Rider 

#3 – Green Machine – Undertaker – Buck Bugs and Bombers  

Recommended Fly Size:

–>  1/0 single hook

–> to 6 single hook 

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Leader Tippet:

–> 12 to 15lbs  

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Leader Length:

–>  9` to 12`

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Fly Line:  Floating 

Wading:

Wading Conditions are good  

Vacancies and Long Range Fishing Forecast
April May June July August September
Vacancies NIL Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Forecast NIL EXCELLENT EXCELLENT TO COME TO COME TO COME

Comments:  Angling success is slower than normal – the June major run should arrive soon  

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Tight lines, Pete Dube