Redside Shiner

Redside Shiner

Richardsonius balteatus

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    Ashton Reservoir Update

    August 12, 2021 - 4:31 PM MDT

    This July, we conducted a fisheries survey on Ashton Reservoir. Ashton Reservoir is located just north of Ashton, Idaho along the Henrys Fork Snake River, and is a popular location for anglers.

  • Middle Fork of the Salmon River scenery

    F&G snorkelers "float" down the Middle Fork of the Salmon River to survey fish populations

    August 5, 2021 - 1:42 PM MDT

    If you are on the Middle Fork of the Salmon River this summer, you just might see a group of folks floating past you wearing wetsuits and snorkel masks. It is likely Idaho Fish and Game conducting annual snorkel surveys of fish populations. A tremendous amount of effort to better understand and monitor salmon and steelhead populations in the Middle Fork has been underway since the 1970s.