Oregon Poachers Steal Spawning, Brood-Stock Steelhead

Do you know what’s easier than poaching fish with a rod and reel? Poaching fish from fish traps designed to retain hatchery brood-stock fish, and that’s exactly what’s been happening on Oregon’s Woodward Creek. Woodward Creek is a very important steelhead run, as it is where state biologists collect mature brood-stock steelhead for hatchery spawning. … Continue reading Oregon Poachers Steal Spawning, Brood-Stock Steelhead