Stories tagged: fish counts
Sat., April 1, 2017, 4:05 p.m.
Steelhead forecast sets up as worst in decades
The Snake River and its tributaries will see one of the lowest returns of steelhead in decades, according to a preseason forecast compiled by regional fisheries managers.
Sun., Aug. 5, 2012
Warm water stalls Snake steelhead
Warm water temperatures in the lower Snake River have put the brakes on the summer steelhead run. “The fish aren’t entering the Snake River,” said Alan Byrne, a fisheries biologist …
Tue., Oct. 21, 2008
Redband fighting for survival
The fish thrashed in Jason McLellan’s grip, its olive-green body a blur. Distinctive scarlet bands – visible in flashes – ran down its sides. “Relax, relax,” said McLellan, a fisheries …