March 5, 2020 - 2:41 PM MST
In late winter, burbot rapidly begin transitioning to spawning mode and start moving to shallower water in the river and its tributaries. During this time, they are more accessible to anglers compared to any other time of year.
March 15, 2019 - 1:30 PM MDT
Watch the full story of Idaho's burbot.
February 4, 2019 - 9:25 AM MST
December 28, 2018 - 12:17 PM MST
Burbot fishing has been closed in Idaho since 1992 because of low populations, but a cooperative restoration effort in North Idaho has boosted burbot numbers and allows for some harvest while meeting conservation goals.
April 10, 2017 - 1:11 PM MDT