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Outdoors blog archive for Aug. 2015

MONDAY, AUG. 31, 2015

Large sturgeon are dying in the Columbia River in mid-July, 2015.  Some combination of factors related to warmer-than-normal water temperatures and extremely low flows for July are likely the causes, experts say. (Karla Bahena)

Columbia River sturgeon fishing moratorium rescinded

FISHING -- State fishery managers in Washington and Oregon are rescinding a moratorium on sturgeon fishing in the Columbia River Basin starting Tuesday, Sept. 1. Water temperatures have returned to normal, ending the warm-water conditions that killed more than 80 sturgeon on the Columbia River...

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Wild steelhead. (Associated Press)

Steelhead fishing rules changing on Tucannon River

FISHING -- Tucannon River angers will have new restrictions starting Tuesday, Sept. 1, in order to offer further protection to wild steelhead. Here are the details from from the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife: Action: Rule changes for steelhead fishery and other game fish....

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SUNDAY, AUG. 30, 2015

SATURDAY, AUG. 29, 2015

FRIDAY, AUG. 28, 2015

Clearwater-Nez Perce fires total 80,000 acres, growing

WILDFIRES -- Numerous fires totalling 80,000 acres are burning across the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests, many of which are being grouped together and managed as complexes. Updates and notices are posted here. See details for the Clearwater, Motorway, Selway, and Municipal Fire Complexes is at...

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Rich Landers writes and photographs stories and columns for a wide range of outdoors coverage, including Outdoors feature sections on Sunday and Thursday.

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