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Cowlitz Fish Report

Cowlitz Fisheries Programs
The fish report is updated on Monday mornings, unless the date is a holiday.

View presentations from Upper Cowlitz Fisheries public meeting Sept. 9

River flows and lake levels

Fish Report for January 26, 2015

During four days of operations at the Cowlitz Salmon Hatchery separator, last week Tacoma Power recovered:

270 coho adults and 1 jack

68 winter-run steelhead

one cutthroat trout

During the past week Tacoma Power employees released:

33 coho adults, 20 winter-run steelhead and one cutthroat trout into the Tilton River at Gust Backstrom Park in Morton, WA.

28 coho adults and four winter-run steelhead into Lake Scanewa above Cowlitz Falls Dam

River flows at Mayfield Dam are approximately 11,100 cubic feet per second on Monday, January 26. Water visibility is nine feet. River flows could change at any time so boaters and anglers should remain alert for this possibility.

 

Coho Upstream Releases

 

Total Returns

Tilton River

Lake Scanewa

Cowlitz River

at Packwood

Cispus River

Hatchery

Natural

Origin

Hatchery

Natural

 Origin

Hatchery

Natural

Origin

Hatchery

Natural

Origin

Week ending

January 23,

2015

270

0

33

0

28

0

0

0

0

Season

to date

109,516

5,899

8,786

11,147

4,774

11,328

23

2,672

1,989