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WaterWatch River Defenders: Nick Rowell

Many anglers and WaterWatch auction goers know Nick Rowell as the owner and operator of Anadromous Anglers, a popular fly-fishing guide service specializing in steelhead fishing along Oregon’s North Coast. Nick has generously donated his services to our annual “Celebration of Rivers” for several years now. Nick’s laid-back, expert guiding trips are highly sought after during the auction’s always aggressive …

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Recording of Summer Webinar Series #4: Dave Hughes, master fly fisherman

A recording of WaterWatch of Oregon’s Summer Webinar #4 on August 19th, 2020. Join us to learn from a true master of fly fishing. Dave Hughes will present ten practical tips on how to pursue, think like and catch more trout. Dave’s presentation will include great stories highlighting incidents where applying one of these ten tips made the difference out …

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Guest View: Fish need to feel the flow

by Brian Posewitz | June 13, 2020 | Register Guard The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers owns 13 reservoirs on major tributaries to the Willamette River, including well-known reservoirs such as Fern Ridge on the Long Tom, Lookout Point on the Middle Fork of the Willamette, Cougar on the South Fork of the McKenzie and Detroit on the North Fork …