Clear Lake, Eatonville, WA. Early morning fishermen on opening day beat the rain, caught some fish, and enjoyed a colorful beginning to the lowland lake fishing season. Photo by Tony Sirgedas, April 2013.
Opening Day at Ohop Lake. Photo by Melissa Flanders, April 2013.
Featured Fishing How-to Videos
Fishing for Burbot in Washington
This video highlights fishing for Burbot (Freshwater Ling) in Washington, the only freshwater member of the Cod family (Gadidae). Biology, gear, and habitat are briefly discussed.
Fishing for Lake Whitefish in Washington
This video highlights fishing for Lake Whitefish in Washington, an underutilized species that is very abundant in the Columbia River Basin, including Banks Lake, and Potholes and Scooteney Reservoirs. Biology, management, gear, and habitat are briefly discussed.
Trolling for Walleye in Eastern Washington
This video highlights trolling tactics for Walleye in Eastern Washington and provides basic information on population monitoring and management goals. A special thanks to Shelby Ross of Ross Outdoor Adventures.