So, being open for months means what? OPPORTUNITY only. The run was depleted before it got there. That is why the river closed. Do you think the in-river recs caught so many that they had to close it down? What color is the sky in world you live in?

Soap Box: If there were real time reporting of some kind, these posts would not be necessary. We would have a lot more information to go on.
Gill nets take no prisoners.