Anglers' Guide 2023-2024 - Salmon River Catch Data

Salmon River Catch Data

The map insert in this guide includes rivers numbered 1 to 186, starting in northern Labrador and proceeding southerly and clockwise around the province’s coastline by salmon angling zone. The following table reflects the 2022 final catch data. Catch indicates small and large, retained and released. CPUE indicates catch-per-unit-of-effort (effort in rod days).

Salmon River Catch Data - Salmon Fishing Area 1
Rivers 1 to 9 Rods Catch CPUE
1. Flowers River 585 793 1.4
2. Hunt River 96 93 1.0
3. Adlatok River 51 111 2.2
4. Ujutok River No Data No Data No Data
5. Little Bay River No Data No Data No Data
6. Big River 1336 785 0.6
7. Michael’s River No Data No Data No Data
8. Tom Luscombe River No Data No Data No Data
9. Double Mer River No Data No Data No Data
Salmon River Catch Data - Salmon Fishing Area 2
Rivers 10 to 16 and 178 to 186 Rods Catch CPUE
10. Eagle River No Data No Data No Data
11. Sand Hill River No Data No Data No Data
12. Reid’s Pond Brook No Data No Data No Data
13. Hawke River 136 103 0.8
14. Gilbert River No Data No Data No Data
15. Shinney’s Waters 71 105 1.5
16. St. Mary’s River 161 152 0.9
178. St. Charles River 51 73 1.4
179. St. Lewis River 167 223 1.3
180. Port Marnham Brook 103 96 0.9
181. Alexis River 13 35 2.7
182. Black Bear River No Data No Data No Data
183. Paradise River 19 18 0.9
184. White Bear River 238 279 1.2
185. Dykes River No Data No Data No Data
186. North River 6 13 2.2
 
Salmon River Catch Data - Salmon Fishing Area 3
Rivers 17 to 34 Rods Catch CPUE
17. Western Brook (Hare Bay) 26 14 0.5
18. Salmon River (Ariege) (Hare Bay) 1970 1416 0.7
19. East Brook No Data No Data No Data
20. Northeast Brook 103 59 0.6
21. Beaver Brook (Western Brook) 199 164 0.8
22. Northwest Brook (Canada Bay) 39 0 0.0
23. Cloud River 6 13 2.2
24. Soufletts River 199 155 0.8
25. Little Harbour Deep River 6 19 3.2
26. Coney Arm River No Data No Data No Data
27. Main River (Sop’s Arm) 1163 1231 1.1
28. Hampden River 32 23 0.7
29. Wild Cove Brook (White Bay) No Data No Data No Data
30. Western Arm Brook (White Bay) 13 5 0.4
31. Middle Arm Brook 13 0 0.0
32. Southern Arm Brook No Data No Data No Data
33. Baie Verte River 19 5 0.3
34. Woodstock River 6 5 0.8
Salmon River Catch Data - Salmon Fishing Area 4
Rivers 35 to 54 Rods Catch CPUE
35. Burlington River 6 19 3.2
36. Indian Brook (Indian River) 3081 2535 0.8
37. West River (Riverhead Brook) 212 67 0.3
38. South Brook 167 68 0.4
39. Tommy’s Arm River 116 32 0.3
40. Northwest Arm Brook 32 9 0.3
41. West Arm Brook (Western Arm) 10 10 0.5
42. Pt. Leamington River 296 182 0.6
43. Charles Brook No Data No Data No Data
44. Northern Arm River 45 14 0.3
45. Peter’s River No Data No Data No Data
46. Exploits River 10623 7049 0.7
47. Rattling Brook No Data No Data No Data
48. Campbellton River 84 36 0.4
49. Dog Bay Rivers (Horwood River) 116 37 0.3
50. Gander River 5302 3253 0.6
51. Ragged Harbour River 379 158 0.4
52. Anchor Brook 129 87 0.7
53. Deadman’s Bay river 173 157 0.9
54. Windmill Brook 257 101 0.4
Salmon River Catch Data - Salmon Fishing Area 5
Rivers 55 to 65 Rods Catch CPUE
55. Northwest Brook (Indian Bay) 6 0 0.0
56. Indian Bay Brook 551 272 0.5
57. Northwest Brook, Trinity No Data No Data No Data
58. Traverse Brook 154 86 0.6
59. Middle Brook (Gambo) 681 238 0.3
60. Gambo River 780 240 0.3
61. Northwest Brook, Alexander Bay No Data No Data No Data
62. Terra Nova River 1047 273 0.3
63. Northwest River (Port Blandford) No Data No Data No Data
64. Salmon Brook (Port Blandford) No Data No Data No Data
65. Southwest Brook (Port Blandford) 51 10 0.2
 
Salmon River Catch Data - Salmon Fishing Area 6
Rivers 66 to 71 Rods Catch CPUE
66. Salmon Cove River (Champneys) 45 10 0.2
67. Trouty River 19 5

0.3

68. Pope’s Harbour River 90 0 0.0
69. Shoal Harbour River 251 35 0.1
70. Deer Harbour River No Data No Data No Data
71. Bellevue River 129 32 0.2
Salmon River Catch Data - Salmon Fishing Area 7
Rivers 72 to 75 Rods Catch CPUE
72. Salmon Cove River 302 73 0.2
73. North River 39 10 0.3
74. South River 26 8 0.3
75. North Arm River (Holyrood) 45 14 0.3
Salmon River Catch Data - Salmon Fishing Area 8
River 76 Rods Catch CPUE
76. Renews River 276 46 0.2
Salmon River Catch Data - Salmon Fishing Area 9
Rivers 77 to 87 Rods Catch CPUE
77. Biscay Bay River 84 50 0.6
78. Northeast Brook (Trepassey) 6 0 0.0
79. Northwest Brook (Trepassey) 238 127 0.5
80. Peter’s River (St. Mary’s Bay) 6 0 0.0
81. Salmonier River 1144 151 0.1
82. Colinet River 167 32 0.2
83. Rocky River 6 0 0.0
84. North Harbour River 141 44 0.3
85. Little Salmonier River 13 9 0.7
86. Big Barachois Brook 39 19 0.5
87. Branch River 141 73 0.5
Salmon River Catch Data - Salmon Fishing Area 10
Rivers 88 to 107 Rods Catch CPUE
88. Great Barasway Brook (Placentia Bay) No Data No Data No Data
89. Southeast River (Placentia) 495 185 0.4
90. Northeast River (Placentia) 730 91 0.1
91. Come-by-Chance River 58 27 0.5
92. Watson’s Brook 90 9 0.1
93. North Harbour River 418 176 0.4
94. Black River 71 14 0.2
95. Piper’s Hole River 173 27 0.2
96. Nonsuch Brook No Data No Data No Data
97. Cape Roger River 238 137 0.6
98. Bay de l’Eau River 283 206 0.7
99. Red Harbour River 45 19 0.4
100. Northwest Brook 51 5 0.1
101. Tides Brook 154 5 0.0
102. Salmonier River, Burin No Data No Data No Data
103. Little St. Lawrence River No Data No Data No Data
104. Lawn River No Data No Data No Data
105. Taylor’s Bay River 32 0 0.0
106. Salmonier River (Lamaline) 90 14 0.2
107. Piercey’s Brook 32 23 0.7
 
Salmon River Catch Data - Salmon Fishing Area 11
Rivers 108 to 126 Rods Catch CPUE
108. Grand Bank Brook 71 9 0.1
109. Garnish River 84 19 0.2
110. Long Harbour River (Fortune Bay) 109 110 1.0
111. Bay du Nord River 64 18 0.3
112. Simmons Brook 6 5 0.8
113. Southwest Brook No Data No Data No Data
114. Old Bay Brook (Bay de l’Eau) No Data No Data No Data
115. Taylor’s Bay Brook No Data No Data No Data
116. Conne River No Data No Data No Data
117. Long Reach Brook No Data No Data No Data
118. Alan’s Cove Brook 6 0 0.0
119. Bottom Brook No Data No Data No Data
120. Hare Bay River No Data No Data No Data
121. Grey River 19 5 0.3
122. White Bear River 231 114 0.5
123. Bay de Lupe Brook No Data No Data No Data
124. King’s Harbour Brook No Data No Data No Data
Salmon River Catch Data - Salmon Fishing Area 12
Rivers 127 to 134 Rods Catch CPUE
125. Grandy's River 578 388 0.7
126. Cinq Cerf River 19 0 0.0
127. East Bay Brook (La Poile) No Data No Data No Data
128. La Poile River (North Bay) 45 0 0.0
129. Farmers Arm River 39 27 0.7
130. Garia River 32 14 0.4
131. Burnt Island River No Data No Data No Data
132. Isle aux Morts River 244 202 0.8
133. Grand Bay River 19 14 0.7
134. North West Brook No Data No Data No Data
Salmon River Catch Data - Salmon Fishing Area 13
Rivers 135 to 152 Rods Catch CPUE
135. Bear Cove River No Data No Data No Data
136. Little Codroy River 135 72 0.5
137. Great Codroy River 1767 1285 0.7
138. Highlands River 58 40 0.7
139. Crabbe’s Brook 373 131 0.4
140. Middle Barachois Brook 173 77 0.4
141. Robinson’s River 810 398 0.5
142. Fischell’s River 630 267 0.4
143. Flat Bay Brook 1516 563 0.4
144. Little Barachois Brook 238 91 0.4
145. Southwest and Bottom Brooks 2180 704 0.3
146. Harry’s River 2444 806 0.3
147. Fox Island River 212 217 1.0
148. Serpentine River 610 376 0.6
149. Cook’s Brook No Data No Data No Data
150. Humber River 8083 4182 0.5
151. Hughes Brook 6 5 0.8
152. Goose Arm Brook 19 14 0.7
 
Salmon River Catch Data - Salmon Fishing Area 14A
Rivers 153 to 174 Rods Catch CPUE
153. Trout River 13 0 0.0
154. Lomond River 477 242 0.5
155. Deer Brook 193 63 0.3
156. Western Brook 39 22 0.6
157. Parsons Pond River 58 14 0.2
158. Portland Creek 795 753 0.9
160. River of Ponds 1726 1054 0.6
161. Little Brook Pond 90 28 0.3
162. Torrent River 1952 1475 0.8
163. East River (Big East River) 1115 595 0.5
164. Castor River 1041 1121 1.1
165. St. Genevieve River 655 595 0.9
166. West River, St. Barbe No Data No Data No Data
167. East River (Eastern Arm Brook) 19 9 0.5
168. Big Brook 129 41 0.3
169. Watson's Brook 64 46 0.7
170. Pincent’s Brook No Data No Data No Data
171. Parker’s River (West Brook) 32 0 0.0
172. Bartlett’s River 32 14 0.4
173. Upper Brook No Data No Data No Data
174. East River, Pistolet Bay No Data No Data No Data
Salmon River Catch Data - Salmon Fishing Area 14B
Rivers 175 to 177 Rods Catch CPUE
175. Forteau River 334 208 0.6
176. L’anse au Loup River 13 10 0.8
177. Pinware River 520 378 0.7