The Washington Columbia River mainstem and tributary sport sampling summary for July 10-16.
There were 90 salmonid boats and 192 Washington bank rods were tallied during the July 15 flight count.
COLUMBIA RIVER MAINSTEM
Sec 1 (Bonneville) — 109 bank anglers kept four steelhead, four sockeye and released 36 steelhead; one boat/four rods kept three steelhead and released three steelhead.
Sec 2 (Camas/Washougal) — Five bank anglers had no catch. Five boats/eight rods had no catch.
Sec 3 (Interstate 5 area) — 45 bank anglers kept five steelhead, one sockeye and released four steelhead. three boats/four rods had no catch.
Sec 4 (Vancouver) — 37 bank anglers kept four steelhead, three sockeye and released four steelhead; Nine boats/24 rods kept four steelhead, two sockeye and released eight steelhead.
Sec 5 (Woodland) — 40 bank anglers kept one steelhead; seven boats/17 rods kept one steelhead and released one steelhead.
Sec 6 (Kalama) — 103 bank anglers kept one jack, 10 steelhead, two sockeye and released two Chinook and 13 steelhead; five boats/13 rods kept three steelhead
Sec 7 (Cowlitz) — One boats/three rods had no catch.
Sec 8 (Longview) — 197 bank anglers kept 23 steelhead, five sockeye and released 14 steelhead; 39 boats/100 rods kept one jack, 16 steelhead, one sockeye and released 12 steelhead.
Sec 9 (Cathlamet) — 21 bank anglers kept one steelhead and released one steelhead; seven boats/26 rods kept six steelhead, two sockeye and released three steelhead.
Sec 10 (Cathlamet) — Two bank anglers had no catch.
Sec 6 (Kalama) — One boat/four rods released one sublegal sturgeon.
Sec 1 (Bonneville) — Five bank anglers kept three shad.
COLUMBIA RIVER TRIBUTARIES
Cowlitz River from Interstate 5 bridge downstream — 35 bank rods kept five steelhead.
Cowlitz River above the I-5 bridge — 23 bank rods kept two jacks, one steelhead and released two jacks; 10 boats/39 rods kept 20 steelhead.
Kalama River — 14 bank rods had no catch.
Lewis River — Seven bank rods had no catch; 16 boats/35 rods kept seven Chinook, one steelhead and released four Chinook and one steelhead.
Drano Lake — One boat/one rod had no catch.
Klickitat River below Fisher Hill Bridge — No report.