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Clearwater Coho 11/10/2014

This past weekend on the North Fork of the Clearwater (river sect 05) a 33in Coho was caught. The fish was weighed at Harvest Foods in Orofino at 11.8lbs with a girth of 17inches. Check Harvest Reports for more salmon havest information from last week.  - Jaime Robertson, Fisheries Technician, Clearwater Region

Fall Steelhead - Oxbow Fish Hatchery

Ever wonder where the steelhead stocked in the Boise River originate and why they don't arrive until late fall? Check the following websites for the latest information on Snake River steelhead and the complex coordination that determines their destination.

http://www.ktvb.com/videos/news/features/2014/11/20/19313939/

and

http://magicvalley.com/lifestyles/recreation/hatchery-recaptures-build-steelhead-fishing-season/article_042b57e8-af32-5de6-bc93-dba8981972c9.html

 

 

 

The Boise River Steelhead Story

Once again, Fish and Game is bringing steelhead to the Boise River where they once spawned naturally. But why do we do it, and from where do they come? Brain Holmes provides some answers at KTVB.

Why So High?

Two years of strong salmon returns have many northwesterners asking "Why?" The answers from three unique perspectives at USFWS.

Fly Highway

A new DVD highlights 500 miles of the best fly fishing in the world, and most of it runs right through Idaho. Learn more at KTVB.