Outdoors

Fishing report 4/24

By Allen Thomas April 24, 2014 6:06 a.m.

Spring chinook angling should be improving at Wind River, Drano Lake; local lakes planted with rainbow trout

Gorge-ous wildflowers

By Allen Thomas April 24, 2014 6:05 a.m.

Trails in the eastern end of the Columbia Gorge are at their best in the spring when the balsamroot, lupine and desert parsley put on their annual show

Weyerhaeuser to expand fee access program

By TOM PAULU/The Longview Daily News April 24, 2014 6:04 a.m.

Timber company will add St. Helens Tree Farm to areas where a fee is charged

Five trout waters open on Saturday

By Allen Thomas April 24, 2014 6:03 a.m.

Swift Reservoir will stay closed until June 7 to protect young salmon, steelhead

Pikeminnow reward seminar scheduled Thursday

By The Columbian April 24, 2014 6:02 a.m.

Tips will be offered to help anglers catch the predator fish and earn money in the process

Out & About

By Allen Thomas April 24, 2014 6:01 a.m.

Items about trail projects in Southwest Washington, opening of Johnston Ridge Observatory and a meeting of the Oregon Bass and Panfish Club

Outings

April 24, 2014 6 a.m.

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

Bonneville Dam fish count 4/23

April 23, 2014 8:43 a.m.

Tuesday's counts for Bonneville Dam and Willamette Falls

Eight days of clam digging start Sunday at Long Beach

By The Columbian April 23, 2014 6:02 a.m.

If enough clams are available, another dig may be scheduled in mid-May

Bonneville Dam fish count 4/22

April 22, 2014 9:02 a.m.

Counts and water temperature for Monday

"Two-legged wolves'' take heavy toll

By ERIC BARKER/Lewiston Tribune April 22, 2014 6 a.m.

Idaho game wardens say poachers kill staggering amount of game annually

Bonneville Dam fish count 4/21

April 21, 2014 8:49 a.m.

Counts for Saturday and Sunday

Bonneville Dam fish count 4/20

April 20, 2014 9:39 a.m.

Counts and water conditions for Friday

Registration is open for Friends of Mount Adams wilderness conference

By The Columbian April 20, 2014 6 a.m.

TROUT LAKE — Registration is open for the Friends of Mount Adams' third annual conference on May 3, this year titled "Celebrating 50 Years of Wilderness: A Legacy for the Future.''

Six sea lions euthanized to protect salmon

By The Associated Press April 18, 2014 6:22 p.m.

Approximately 20 sea lions have been hanging around Bonneville Dam feeding on spring chinook