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Who needs a Columbia River Basin Endorsement

All anglers fishing for salmon, steelhead or sturgeon (catch-and-release and retention) on all rivers and tributaries in the Columbia River Basin need to have a Columbia River Basin Endorsement.

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9 tips for catching kokanee

Kokanee are fun to catch, delicious to eat, and found in lakes and reservoirs throughout the state.

How to fish

Find links to the current fishing and hunting regulations, as well as in-season regulation updates.

Where to fish

Let's go fishing! Not enough time? Think again. If you live in the greater Portland area, there are a number of places...