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Washington Columbia River mainstem, tributary fishing sampling, Oct. 17-23


Washington Columbia River mainstem and tributary sampling report for the week of Oct. 17-23:

Fishery reports



Sec 1 (Bonneville) — 17 bank anglers kept one coho, and released one Chinook and three coho.

Sec 2 (Camas/Washougal) — 14 boats/23 rods kept two coho.

Sec 3 (Interstate 5 area) — One boat/two rods had no catch.

Sec 4 (Vancouver) — Four boats/10 rods kept three coho, and released one Chinook jack.

Sec 5 (Woodland) — One bank angler had no catch; nine boats/15 rods kept six coho.

Sec 6 (Kalama) — One boat/2 rods released one coho.

Sec 7 (Cowlitz) — One boat/one rod had no catch.

Sec 8 (Longview) — Seven boats/14 rods kept three coho.

Sec 10 (Cathlamet) — One boat/one rod had no catch.



Cowlitz River from Interstate 5 Bridge downstream — 10 bank rods released one coho; 6 boats/17 rods kept 10 coho and released three coho.

Cowlitz River above Interstate 5 bridge — 15 bank rods released seven Chinook and three coho.

Kalama River — 37 bank rods kept four coho, and released three coho; four rods/two boats kept six coho, and released one Chinook and four coho.

Lewis River — 127 bank rods kept 42 coho, two coho jacks and one steelhead, and released 17 coho; 26 boats/54 rods kept 11 coho, and released one coho.

Drano Lake — 83 bank rods kept one Chinook, seven coho, and released 13 Chinook, two Chinook jacks, two coho and one white sturgeon; 38 boats/115 rods kept nine Chinook, one Chinook jack, 56 coho, two steelhead, and released 15 Chinook, three Chinook jacks and 15 coho.