Here are the latest southwest Washington river hatchery winter-run steelhead returns to date compared to the same time last year.
Overall, a little mixed bag; higher returns this year from the Cowlitz downstream, and lower returns from the Kalama upstream.
Grays River, 326 fish so far this winter compared to 234 last season.
Elochoman River, 442 compared to 198.
Cowlitz River, 1,540 compared to 1,150.
Kalama River, 312 compared to 452.
Lewis River, 968 compared to 1,891.
Washougal River, 259 compared to 390.