COLUMBIA FISHING REPORTS
Weekend Fishing Opportunities:
- Steelhead angling is good in the John Day Arm.
- White sturgeon retention is closed but remains an option for catch-and-release fishing.
Salmon, Steelhead and Shad
The salmonid creel program on the lower Columbia has ended for the year and will resume February of 2015.
Weekend checking showed no catch for nine boats (18 anglers).
Portland to Westport Bank:
Weekend checking showed two adipose fin-clipped coho kept for six anglers fishing on Prescott beach.
Portland to Tongue Point Boats:
John Day Pool (Columbia River above John Day Dam and John Day Arm):
Weekly checking showed five adipose fin-clipped steelhead kept, plus seven unclipped steelhead released for 30 boats.
Catch and release only. No report.