State Fish and Wildlife southwest Washington fish checks:
Cowlitz River – Feb. 4-10: Six bank anglers released two steelhead and one cutthroat.
Washougal River – Feb. 4-10: 37 boat anglers caught two hatchery steelhead and released two hatchery and five wild steelhead; 51 bank anglers released one hatchery and four wild steelhead.
Lower Columbia River – Feb. 4-10: Nine bank anglers caught no sturgeon; two boats with five anglers caught no sturgeon; five bank anglers caught no salmon or steelhead; one boat with one angler caught no salmon or steelhead.
Columbia River in Bonneville Pool – Feb. 4-10: 53 bank anglers caught four sturgeon and released 26; 66 boats with 147 anglers caught 31 sturgeon and released 431; one bank angler caught no bass.
Columbia River in The Dalles Pool – Feb. 4-10: 30 bank anglers released four sturgeon; 11 boats with 29 anglers caught two sturgeon and released 23; 11 bank anglers caught no steelhead; one boat with one angler caught no steelhead; four boats with nine anglers caught four walleye.
Columbia River in John Day Pool – Feb. 4-10: 25 bank anglers caught no sturgeon; 40 boats with 92 anglers caught three sturgeon and released 12; 13 bank anglers caught no steelhead; six boats with 13 anglers caught two steelhead and released one; 14 boats with 33 anglers caught three walleye and released two.