Fish Report for January 17, 2017
Last week Tacoma Power employees recovered 203 coho adults, 15 jacks, four winter-run steelhead and two cutthroat trout in five days of operations at the Cowlitz Salmon Hatchery separator.
During the past week, Tacoma Power employees released 11 coho adults and one coho jack into the Cispus River upstream of the mouth of Yellow Jacket Creek near Randle. They released 101 coho adults and eight coho jacks into Lake Scanewa behind Cowlitz Falls Dam.
Last week, Tacoma employees released 74 coho adults, five coho jacks, two cutthroat trout and four winter-run steelhead adults into the Tilton River located at Gust Backstrom Park in Morton.
River flows at Mayfield Dam are approximately 8,730 cubic feet per second on Tuesday, January 17. Visibility and water temperature were not available. River flows could change at any time so boaters and anglers should remain alert for this possibility.