The 2007 regulated use season of the Rogue River, from Grave to Watson Creeks, began May 15.

After today, anyone floating in the section is required to get a permit from Smullin Visitor Center at Rand. Fees are $10 per person.

Spaces are still available for the float trips. Contact 541-479-3735 to get a permit.

The Rogue flows 215 from Crater Lake to the Pacific Ocean in Oregon.