Outdoors

Rain falls on Mount Adams fire

August 30, 2015, 10:23 AM

Low oxygen in Hood Canal killing marine life

August 29, 2015, 3:36 PM

SEATTLE -- Fish, crabs and other marine life are dying from a lack of oxygen in southern Hood Canal, according to a Skokomish Tribe biologist.

Fish project on Cle Elum Dam celebrates groundbreaking

August 27, 2015, 5:00 PM

CLE ELUM — Construction is slated to begin soon on a first-of-its-kind fish passage for the Cle Elum Dam, and supporters of the project gathered at the reservoir on Thursday to celebrate the groundbreaking.

Bonneville Dam fish count 8/28

August 27, 2015, 5:00 PM

Fish count at Bonneville Dam

Chinook retention at Buoy 10 closed starting Saturday

August 27, 2015, 5:00 PM

Exceptional fishing has resulted in a sport catch well over the allocation for the popular season just inside the Columbia River

Difficult terrain challenges Mount Adams firefighters

August 26, 2015, 5:00 PM

Burnout operations creating lots of smoke; blaze now exceeds 40,000 acres

State to buy more land along Merrill Lake

August 26, 2015, 5:00 PM

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has been awarded a $1.06 million grant to buy additional land along the north shore of Merrill Lake in Cowlitz County.

New rules await goose hunters

August 26, 2015, 5:00 PM

There will be no dusky Canada goose season in Southwest Washington this year and check stations for goose hunters are being eliminated.

Bonneville Dam fish count 8/27

August 26, 2015, 5:00 PM

Fish count at Bonneville Dam

Fishing Report, Aug. 27

August 26, 2015, 5:00 PM

Fisheries managers are trying to keep the excellent Buoy 10 chinook season open through Labor Day.

Buoy 10 angler sampling results 8/27

August 26, 2015, 5:00 PM

Creel checks by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife for Monday and Tuesday in the Buoy 10 fishery at the mouth of the Columbia River

GeoGirls take on science at Mount St. Helens

August 23, 2015, 5:00 PM

MOUNT ST. HELENS — Mai Brodniak crouched on the bank of Coldwater Lake while Cynthia Gardner, a U.S. Geological Survey research geologist, showed her how to stack sieves with various sizes of screens to separate the lake's gravel by size.

Bass club meets Thursday in Portland

August 22, 2015, 5:00 PM

Program will explain how to catch crappie, yellow perch, channel catfish, smallmouth bass in Powder River, Brownlee Reservoir

Feds release extra water to save Klamath salmon from disease

August 20, 2015, 5:00 PM

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — With water scarce in Northern California's Klamath Basin, a federal agency is again releasing cool clean water into the Klamath River to prevent a repeat of the 2002 fish kill that left tens of thousands of adult salmon dead.