Water temperatures have increased

North Fork Sprague River - (Lake County)

by OR Department of Fish & Wildlife Staff

Water temperatures have increased. Catch rates are very low but redband trout are recolonizing the burned area. The river above the fire is a better bet for fishing. Fish density is increasing very slowly due to the Bootleg Fire but redband trout have been the first to recolonize the areas near the 3411 road bridge crossing.

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OR Department of Fish & Wildlife Reports
for Wednesday, August 31st, 2022
Campbell Reservoir: Campbell Lake will still be closed
Upper Klamath Lake: The algae bloom is thick in some areas and pH is very high
Lake Of The Woods: Lake of the Woods has been stocked heavily with trophy rainbow trout
Miller Lake: Hatchery rainbow trout are still available
Sprague River: Best fishing is near the town of Beatty

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