Razor clamming is now open from the Columbia River to Tillamook Head south of Seaside.
Effective Feb 1 through June 30, 2020, retention of hatchery Chinook salmon is allowed on the mainstem Umpqua River. Retention of wild Chinook salmon is prohibited.
Effective Jan. 1, the Bonneville, The Dalles and John Day pools are open to sturgeon retention, until quotas are reached.
Effective through March 31, 2020, all steelhead fishing is closed from McNary Dam to the OR/WA border.
Effective through April 30, 2020, the daily bag limit is one hatchery steelhead.
Steelhead, fall Chinook and coho bag limits reduced to one per day through April 30, 2020.
Flatfish start off life looking like any other fry, but as they grow their bodies flatten out and one eye migrates across the fish's face to join the other. At this point the fish tends to swim sideways, looking out for predators and prey up above.
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