Outdoors

Fishing report 7/31

By Allen Thomas July 31, 2014 6:04 a.m.

Steelhead clip rate still less than 50 percent in the lower Columbia River, according to Washington sampling data

Tribes air issues with non-Indian sport, commercial fisheries

By Allen Thomas July 31, 2014 6:02 a.m.

Treaty Indian representative criticizes several aspects of management in lower Columbia River

Out & About

By The Columbian July 31, 2014 6:01 a.m.

Items about trail restoration projects, a hearing on the Klickitat Canyon land exchange and applications for a limited-entry deer hunt in Okanogan County

Outings

July 31, 2014 6 a.m.

Local hiking, walking, cycling, cross-country skiing and other outings

Salmon will only get more water if die-off starts

By JEFF BARNARD, Associated Press July 31, 2014 6 a.m.

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A federal agency said Wednesday it will release extra water into Northern California's Klamath and Trinity rivers once salmon start dying from drought-related disease, but not before.

Reel thrills: Buoy 10 salmon season opens Friday

By Allen Thomas July 30, 2014 6:14 p.m.

Fall salmon fishing is expected to be very good as more than 2 million chinook and coho are forecast to enter the Columbia River

Bonneville Dam fish count 7/30

July 30, 2014 8:22 a.m.

Counts and water conditions

States approve nine nights of Columbia River gillnetting

By The Columbian July 29, 2014 2:30 p.m.

Commercial fleet to net upstream of Woodland on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays for next three weeks

Bonneville Dam fish count 7/29

July 29, 2014 8:25 a.m.

Counts for Monday

Comments sought on Mount Adams area projects

By The Columbian July 29, 2014 6:01 a.m.

Forest Service proposing several small projects including work in Lone Butte wildlife area and Sawtooth huckleberry fields

Yellowstone Park an idyllic place to fish

By ERIN MADSEN/Great Falls Tribune July 28, 2014 4:40 p.m.

Park, and its protected habitat, is at the headwaters of the continent

Bonneville Dam fish count 7/28

July 28, 2014 8:18 a.m.

Counts for Sunday

Bonneville Dam fish count 7/27

July 27, 2014 7:42 a.m.

Counts for Saturday

Bonneville Dam fish count 7/26

July 26, 2014 8:03 a.m.

Counts for Friday

Bonneville Dam fish count 7/25

July 25, 2014 8:44 a.m.

Counts for Thursday