Times are tough, so maybe you should consider a career change and become a professional squawfish angler! With Bonneville Power Administration’s 2011 Northern Pikeminnow Sport Reward Program, you can earn $4 to $8 each for every squawfish you catch over 9 inches in length on the Columbia River (The top anglers last season made…get this…close to $50,000!).
It’s all part of an effort to make the river safer for out-migrating juvenile salmon and steelhead. For details, click HERE