Spokane anglerr Tyler Brinks holds a lunker largemouth bass he caught in Badger Lake on July 28, 2013. The trout-management lake is proposed for a rotenone treatment that would remove the bass and sunfish in the lake.
Rich Landers photo
John Whalen, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife regional fisheries manager, measures trout for a creel survey at Badger Lake. Anglers Patrick Fitzgerald and Dan Newbury had each caught their limit of trout by trolling and casting flies on opening day of the fishing season in 2009.