Southwest

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

 

 

 

A missing hunter and son found safe: Reminder, be prepared!

There was a blip in the social media sphere this morning to help find missing hunters. A father and 13-year old son were found after getting stuck overnight on Charter Mountain.

It's a great time of year for hunters to be out in the field. However, cold weather looks like it's setting in and conditions become harder because of it. Make sure you're prepared if you're out hunting either for a day trip or a week-long outing!

Read more about the missing hunters at the Idaho Statesman.