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Science Friday: How does catch and release affect steelhead?

In Oregon, Science Friday by Nick ChambersLeave a Comment

Today we review a study on the impacts of catch and release angling on wild steelhead in the Bulkley River, the largest tributary to British Columbia’s legendary Skeena system. Conducted by Will Twardek and several others, this study looked into the effects of catch and release, air exposure and fight time on behavior and survival to spawning.   The study …