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Fishing report for Washington Columbia River mainstem and tributaries, June 13-19

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MAINSTEM COLUMBIA RIVER

SALMON/STEELHEAD

Sec 1 (Bonneville) — 107 bank anglers kept 11 Chinook, and released nine Chinook and one steelhead; two boats/three rods had no catch.

Sec 2 (Camas/Washougal) — 14 boats/27 rods kept two Chinook, and one jack.

Sec 3 (Interstate 5 area) — Three bank anglers had no catch; four boats/nine rods had no catch.

Sec 4 (Vancouver) — 73 bank anglers kept four Chinook, two jacks and released one Chinook; 36 boats/80 rods kept 10 Chinook, two jacks and released four Chinook, two jacks and one sockeye.

Sec 5 (Woodland) — 66 bank anglers kept three Chinook and released two sockeye; 20 boats/42 rods kept 10 Chinook and one jack and released one Chinook and one sockeye.

Sec 6 (Kalama) — 58 bank anglers kept three Chinook; 29 boats/102 rods kept 13 Chinook, one jack, one steelhead and released six Chinook and seven sockeye.

Sec 7 (Cowlitz) — 14 boats/51 rods kept six Chinook, four jacks and released three Chinook, one steelhead and seven sockeye.

Sec 8 (Longview) — 306 bank anglers kept 29 Chinook, seven jack, 30 steelhead and released 10 Chinook, three jack, five steelhead and 46 sockeye; 98 boats/236 rods kept 58 Chinook, 11 jacks, five steelhead and released 23 Chinook, three jacks, three steelhead and 11 sockeye.

Sec 9 (Cathlamet) — 14 bank anglers had no catch; 14 boats/45 rods kept 25 Chinook, one jack and 24 steelhead and released seven Chinook, four steelhead and 22 sockeye.

Sec 10 (Cathlamet) — Four bank anglers had no catch; eight boats/14 rods kept one Chinook and one steelhead and released one sockeye.

STURGEON

Sec 2 (Camas/Washougal) — One boat/two rods released two oversize sturgeon.

Sec 6 (Kalama) — One boat/three rods released three legal and four oversize sturgeon.

SHAD

Sec 1 (Bonneville) — 87 bank anglers kept 430 shad and released 28 shad; two boats/six rods kept 27 shad.

Sec 2 (Camas/Washougal) — Two boats/six rods kept two shad.

Sec 3 (I-5 area) — One boat/two rods kept seven shad.

COLUMBIA RIVER TRIBUTARIES

SALMON/STEELHEAD

Cowlitz River from Interstate 5 Bridge downstream — 19 bank rods kept four steelhead and released three steelhead.

Cowlitz River above Interstate 5 Bridge — 12 bank rods kept one Chinook, two jack and one steelhead.

Kalama River — Four bank rods had no catch.

Lewis River — 16 bank rods kept two steelhead; one boat/one rod had no catch.

Klickitat River below Fisher Hill Bridge — Four bank rods kept one jack.

Recent trout plants

Lake Sacajawea, June 22 — 2,000 brown trout, 2.80 fish per pound from Mossyrock Hatchery.

Horseshoe Lake, June 15 — 2,000 brown trout, 2.90 fish per pound from Mossyrock Hatchery.

Goose Lake, June 13 — 3,000 rainbow, 2.29 fish per pound from Goldendale Hatchery.

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