About the Author: Dennis Dauble

Dennis Dauble | Author, Scientist, Fisherman

Dennis Dauble retired in 2008 from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in Richland, Washington after a 35-year career as a fisheries scientist and manager. He has a PhD in Fisheries from Oregon State University.

Dennis has served on science panels for Grant County Public Utility DistrictState of California and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for issues relating to Pacific salmon. He is currently an adjunct professor at the Washington State University, Tri-City branch campus in Richland, WA where he taught courses on Fish Ecology and the Biology and Management of Fishes.

Dennis speaks widely to museums, public libraries, civic and sportsman groups on such topics as the history of fish and fishing in the Columbia Basin, ecology of fish-eating birds, water management conflict and fly-fishing Blue Mountain streams.

Dennis is a member of the Northwest Outdoor Writers Association (NOWA), Outdoor Writers Association of America (OWAA), Columbia Basin Flycasters (CBFC), Trout Unlimited (TU) and regularly contributes articles to newspapers and regional fishing magazines.

His first book, “Fishes of the Columbia Basin,” received an award of excellence from NOWA. “Chasing Ghost Trout,” was a finalist for book of the year for OWAA in 2021.

Have a fish question? Want an autographed copy of a Dennis Dauble book? Have him speak at an event or make a presentation? Reach out to Dennis below.

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