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The Wild Steelhead Coalition “Conservation Award” is presented to an individual or group that, through their actions and/or accomplishments, have made significant and noteworthy contributions to the protection and propagation of wild steelhead. This years Conservation Award winner is a native of Oregon and has been involved in fish conservation…
Bill McMillian’s reading on accepting the WSC Conservation Award on Bill Bakke’s behalf.
Bill Redman began fishing for steelhead in the Northwest in the late 1950’s, catching his first steelhead in the Pilchuck River on a spinner in the winter season of 1960-61. His first fly-caught steelhead came in August of 1961 below Deer Creek on the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River….