Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "wild steelhead" Tag

Is stocking over wild fish a good idea?

Despite spending hundreds of millions of dollars on hatchery programs, fewer and fewer hatchery steelhead return to our rivers. [...]

February 7, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Book Review: Put some ‘Steel’ in your library

You’ll learn how steelhead have attracted a cult-like following, and how the devout make pilgrimages to their mythic Nirvana [...]

June 2, 2014 Book Review, FEATURE STORY, Slide

News: Fed judges deny injunction request by wild-fish group

Judges reject a wild-fish advocacy group’s request to stop the planting of hatchery-born steelhead in the Elwha River [...]

April 23, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: Tributaries designated wild steelhead gene banks

WDFW will redirect more than 50,000 hatchery smolts previously slated for the East Fork Lewis River into the Washougal River and Salmon Creek [...]

March 21, 2014 Conservation, RECENT, Slide