On the fishing side of the pond Chad Calder with Chad's Coastwide Sportsfishing gives us a preview of the salmon fishing waiting for you out of Port Hardy, BC this summer. www.coastwidesportsfishing.com
Lance Merz shows off some new and improved dodgers from Mack's Lure Company and Eric Winther with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife previews the Northern Pikeminnow Sport Reward Fishery Program. This is a unique opportunity to get paid for going fishing on the Snake and Columbia Rives bordering Washington, Oregon and Idaho starting May 1st! www.pikeminnow.org
Stepping off the boat on to land Phil Cooper with Idaho Fish and Game will tell you about some great places to check out birds, mammals and more in the Idaho Panhandle this spring.
We've also got news about the temporary ban of a coyote trap that has caused several unintended animal fatalities along with a discussion about a caribou herd on the brink of extinction, efforts to cull wolves to save them, and how a few environmental organizations seem to think "Some animals are more equal than others.
A second hour of outdoors radio is available this weekend with America Outdoors Radio! Forty stations are airing this show. Go to www.americaoutdoorsradio.com to find out more and to find a station near you!
Northwestern Outdoors focuses not only on fishing and hunting in the Northwestern United States, but also on all sorts of other outdoor recreation topics like wildlife watching, conservation issues, camping, hiking, horseback riding, paddling, bicycling, natural history and more!
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