This came in too late for inclusion in Saturday’s fishing report. The state Department of Fish and Wildlife this afternoon announced it was increasing the daily trout limit on Scanewa Lake to 10 fish.
The increase takes effect Saturday and remains in place until further notice
Fisheries managers opted to increase the bag limit on stocked rainbow trout to encourage late-season fishing to boost the overall harvest rate.
Rainbow trout (with clipped adipose fins) are stocked annually in the lake as part of Lewis County PUD’s federal license to operate Cowlitz Falls Dam. Many of these fish remain available for …