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Wed., April 3, 2013, 1:31 p.m.

Last push of steelhead crossing Lower Granite Dam

Steelhead counts over Lower Granite Dam, posted April 3, 2013. (Fish Passage Center)
Steelhead counts over Lower Granite Dam, posted April 3, 2013. (Fish Passage Center)

FISHING -- Warm weather and spikes of river flow have spurred the last gasp of the season's steelhead spawning run up and over Lower Granite Dam.

The 4,300 steelhead over the dam since Jan. 1, is very similar to last year and the five-year average.




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Rich Landers
Rich Landers joined The Spokesman-Review in 1977. He is the Outdoors editor for the Sports Department writing and photographing stories about hiking, hunting, fishing, boating, conservation, nature and wildlife and related topics.

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