Adult Chinook Transported Above Condit Dam Before Blast ‘Highly Successful’ With Spawning

Adult Chinook Transported Above Condit Dam Before Blast ‘Highly Successful’ With Spawning Posted on Friday, November 04, 2011 (PST) Adult tule fall chinook salmon trapped this late summer and early fall in the lower White Salmon River and transported upstream above Condit Dam were “highly successful” in their spawning efforts, … Continue reading

Wake Up Guys! I Think “We” Northwest Fishermen Have a Major Problem

In an article I posted earlier on this blog by Outdoor News Inc., “MN: Wolf-delisting legislation piles up in Congress,” the writer spelled out what many here in the NW have failed to see. The animal rights activists are using our blight of Sea Lions as a cash cow, not wanting … Continue reading

MN: Wolf-delisting legislation piles up in Congress – Outdoor News, Inc: News

Washington – Whether or not the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service removes gray wolves from the federal list of endangered species this year might just be rendered irrelevant by that time, should any of a number of federal bills do the job instead. Most recently, a House-sponsored Interior appropriations bill … Continue reading

My dad taught me cashflow with a soda machine

by robfitz · October 28, 2011 After a brief, failed experiment paying me to do chores, my dad tried something really neat. It clearly took a bit of legwork, but maybe there are some transferrable lessons for parents who want to lay an entrepreneurial foundation. He gave me a vending … Continue reading

Rubber Band Trick for fishing the Tide Water

Every once in a while, a great idea comes down the pike that really works. Usually someone will take that idea and make a few dollars off of it, but sometimes it is so innovative and hard to commercialize that it remains pure. One of those cool ideas that I … Continue reading

Model 998 Humminbird Fish Finder Review

Earlier in the year, I decided it was time to upgrade my fish finder to take advantage of some of the new features now available on the market. Initially I was quite torn about which make and model to buy. I ended up (with many sleepless nights) getting the model … Continue reading

Condit Dam Breaching in Slow Motion

This is way cool! That noise you just heard was the start of the Condit Dam removal on the White Salmon River in Washington. The removal is one of the largest dam breaching projects in the country. It will restore the White Salmon watershed to its natural state and reopen … Continue reading

Working on Multiple Writing Projects Without Loosing Touch with Quality

Have you ever had a good idea while driving down the road or sitting in an airport somewhere waiting to board? Usually, at least for me, if I don’t write that idea down immediately, it is gone forever a couple of minutes or hours later. I have gotten in the … Continue reading