Fishing Report: July 18, 2014

COASTWIDE - Forecasts call for a small-craft advisory today, followed by 15-knot winds and 4-foot wind waves Saturday. Sunday's forecast is for 10-knot winds and 7-foot swells.
Bottomfishers must stay within the 30-fathom line to protect yelloweye rockfish, and near-shore jigging should be very good for lingcod and black rockfish. Black, white or red jigs are always good bets.
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Fishing Report: July 11, 2014

COASTWIDE - Forecasts call for 5-knot winds and decent seas today and Saturday, with winds starting to kick up again Sunday. No warnings are in effect so far for this weekend, which could be promising for offshore fishing.
Bottomfishers must stay within the 30-fathom line to protect yelloweye rockfish, and near-shore jigging should be very good for lingcod and black rockfish. Black, white or red jigs are always good bets.
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Fishing Report: July 4, 2014

COASTWIDE - Forecasts call for winds of up to 15 knots, but the swells shouldn't be too bad, which should make for a decent holiday weekend of fishing off the South Coast. No small-craft advisories were listed for the weekend.
Bottomfishers must stay within the 30-fathom line to protect yelloweye rockfish, and near-shore jigging should be very good for lingcod and black rockfish. Black, white or red jigs are always good bets.
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Fishing Report: June 27, 2014

COASTWIDE - Forecasts for 20-knot winds today and Sunday will bring 6-foot swells and some choppy seas that might not be great for casual ocean anglers, but there are no smallcraft advisories issued so far for the weekend.
Bottomfishers must stay within the 30-fathom line to protect yelloweye rockfish.
Near-shore jigging should be very good for lingcod and black rockfish when conditions allow. Black, white or red jigs are always good bets.
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Fishing Report: June 20, 2014

COASTWIDE - A small-craft advisory has been issued through today, with 15-knot winds and 5-foot seas forecast for Saturday and Sunday, which should be OK for most boaters.
Bottomfishers must stay within the 30-fathom line to protect yelloweye rockfish.
Near-shore jigging should be very good for lingcod and black rockfish when conditions allow. Black, white or red jigs are always good bets.
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Fishing Report: June 13, 2014

COASTWIDE - Marginal weather conditions are forecast for the weekend, but the chinook salmon fishing is good enough for people to venture out.
Bottomfishers must stay within the 30-fathom line to protect yelloweye rockfish.
Near-shore jigging should be very good for lingcod and black rockfish when conditions allow. Black, white or red jigs are always good bets.
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Fishing Report: June 6, 2014

COASTWIDE - Hazardous seas, gale warnings and small-craft advisories are in effect through Saturday, marring what was looking like a very productive Free Fishing Weekend for ocean anglers going after chinook salmon. Forecasts call for 25-knot winds and 9-foot seas into Sunday.
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Fishing Report: May 30, 2014

COASTWIDE - Hazardous seas are forecast for today, and small-craft advisories are in effect through Sunday, making this weekend's ocean-fishing options pretty slim. Forecasts call for 20-knot winds and 8- to 10-foot seas through the weekend.
Bottomfishers must stay within the 30-fathom line to protect yelloweye rockfish. Near-shore jigging should be very good for lingcod and black rockfish when conditions allow. Black, white or red jigs are always good bets.
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Fishing Report: May 16, 2014

Ocean Outlook
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Fishing Report: May 9, 2014

COASTWIDE - Winds will start out strong and ebb through the weekend, with Sunday looking good for bottomfishing.
Chinook fishing has been slow so far in the ocean, and the Brookings crowd can start plying the Pacific for chinook beginning Saturday.
Bottomfishers must stay within the 30-fathom line to protect yelloweye rockfish.
Near-shore jigging should be very good for lingcod and black rockfish when conditions allow. Black, white or red jigs are always good bets.
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Fishing Report: May 2, 2014

COASTWIDE - Winds will be picking up, and swells are forecast for 9 feet on Saturday and 10 feet on Sunday, which is plenty high to keep most people inside for the weekend. When things calm down, look for a plethora of spring fishing opportunities from rockfish and lingcod to chinook and halibut.
Bottomfishers must stay within the 30-fathom line to protect yelloweye rockfish from getting caught and released too often during bottomfishing excursions.
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Fishing Report: April 25, 2014

COASTWIDE - Forecasts call for very good ocean conditions today, but it's expected to become progressively windier and rougher through the weekend.
Chinook salmon fishing is open north of Humbug Mountain, and fishing has been good out of Charleston and Winchester Bay. Conditions look good for fishing early Saturday and most of Sunday.
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2014 Fishing Forecast

Applegate Reservoir - Applegate Reservoir offers good fishing for largemouth and smallmouth bass, as well as rainbow trout. Spring chinook salmon are also stocked into the reservoir to supplement the trout fishery and count as part of the trout bag limit.
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Fishing Report: April 18, 2014

COASTWIDE - Forecasts call for ocean conditions to get progressively better and be near perfect for offshore rockfish fishing Sunday, with 5-knot winds and 1-foot seas in the forecast. Today will see winds up to 20 knots and seas up to 7 feet, with 3- to 6-foot swells Saturday.
Bottomfishers must stay within the 30-fathom line to protect yelloweye rockfish from overharvest.
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2014 trout-stocking schedule

They're called put-and-take fisheries for a fairly obvious reason: State hatchery workers put catchable trout in lakes, ponds and streams so anglers can catch them and take them home.
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Fishing Report: April 11, 2014

COASTWIDE - A hazardous seas and small-craft advisory is in effect through Saturday evening, then 15-knot winds with 6-foot seas are expected Sunday. That makes Sunday doable in the morning for near-shore lingcod on the spawn.
Bottomfishers must stay within the 30-fathom line to protect yelloweye rockfish from overharvest.
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Fishing Report: April 4, 2014

COASTWIDE - Forecasts call for a hazardous seas and small-craft advisory through this afternoon, and 15-knot winds with 7-foot seas Saturday. Things will calm down to 5 knot winds and low seas Sunday before creeping back up.
Bottomfishers must now stay within the 30-fathom line to protect yelloweye rockfish from overharvest.
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Fishing Report: March 28, 2014

COASTWIDE - Forecasts call for gale-force winds, hazardous seas and a small-craft advisory through this afternoon, then a blustery weekend with 11-or 12-foot seas. Bottomfishers have through Monday to ply all depths, then they will be pushed inside the 40-fathom line beginning Tuesday.
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Fishing Report: March 21, 2014

COASTWIDE - Forecasts call for gale warnings and hazardous seas through today, but then conditions will start to improve, and Sunday looks like it should sport relatively mild seas despite 15-knot winds. That should be good news for bottomfishers looking to get into the lingcod moving near shore for spawning.
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Fishing Report: March 14, 2014

COASTWIDE - Forecasts call for 5-knot winds and 9-foot swells through the weekend, so bottomfishing is an option for those with decent sea legs and a Dramamine patch.
Chinook salmon fishing opens Saturday north of Humbug Mountain, making Coos Bay or Bandon the closest ports to the Rogue Valley that will be open for salmon. Early-season fishing can be somewhat slow.
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September 27, 2013

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