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September 9, 2012 in Outdoors
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Fly fishers are enjoying the fruits of nutrient enhancement on the Kootenai River as the Kootenai Tribe and Idaho Fish and Game try to mitigate Libby Dam’s impact on fish.

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A hefty 16-inch rainbow trout was caught and released near a Kootenai River habitat.

September 8, 2012 in Outdoors
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Chip Corsi fly fishing for trout on the Kootenai River upstream from Bonners Ferry, Idaho.

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With Chip Corsi at the oars, Wayne Wakkinen casts for trout during a fly fishing float trip down the Kootenai River in Idaho.

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Chip Corsi isn’t shy to say he’s an advocate of wild trout.

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Logs and root wads are being planted in the Kootenai River to restore shoreline redirect flows and restore shoreline habitat for the benefit of fisheries.

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Chip Corsi casts for trout during a fly fishing float trip on the Kootenai River in Idaho.