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Fishing report: Feb. 4

The Columbian
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Fishing reports for waters in southwest Washington, including the Columbia River and tributaries as reported to the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife on Feb. 1.

Always check the WDFW website at wdfw.wa.gov/fishing for the latest fishing rules and regulations as seasons can change or close quickly if necessary.

Fishery reports

Steelhead

Bonneville, The Dalles pools — No reports.

John Day pools — One boat/two rods had no catch.

Sturgeon

John Day Pool — 50 estimated harvest of 105 guideline (48 percent of guideline).

Walleye

Bonneville, The Dalles pools — No reports.

John Day Pool — 21 boats/38 rods kept 49 walleye and released 17.

Salmon/Steelhead

Columbia River tributaries

Cowlitz River from I-5 Bridge downstream — 101 bank rods kept six steelhead; one boat/two rods had no catch.

Above the I-5 Bridge — 31 bank rods kept two steelhead; 29 boats/88 rods kept 18 steelhead.

Recent trout plants

Horseshoe Lake, Jan. 26 — 18 steelhead (adult winters), 0.10 fish/pound from Merwin Dam FCF.

Kress Lake, Jan. 25 — 8 steelhead (adult winters), 0.10 fish/pound from Kalama Falls Hatchery.

Horseshoe Lake, Jan. 22 — 9 steelhead (adult winters), 0.10 fish/pound from Merwin Dam FCF Hatchery.

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