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Finding crew: Industry leaders search for the next generation of fishermen - Daily Astorian

Fishing News - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 08:24

Daily Astorian

Finding crew: Industry leaders search for the next generation of fishermen
Daily Astorian
“Whether fishing's lost its luster, or what it is, we just don't have the people looking to get into this business as much as we used to,” said Corbin, who serves on the Oregon Dungeness Crab Commission. Fishing remains a highly lucrative career, the ...

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Oregon closes Lane County coast to crabbing due to elevated levels of domoic acid - KATU

Fishing News - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 16:18

KATU

Oregon closes Lane County coast to crabbing due to elevated levels of domoic acid
KATU
Elevated levels of domoic acid have closed the Oregon Coast in Lane County to all crabbing, the Oregon Department of Agriculture and the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife said Wednesday afternoon. The order prohibits crabbing along the coast from ...

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A beacon for holiday gatherings: Bayfront home of Oregon fishing family from 'Deadliest Catch' (photos) - OregonLive.com

Fishing News - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 06:10

OregonLive.com

A beacon for holiday gatherings: Bayfront home of Oregon fishing family from 'Deadliest Catch' (photos)
OregonLive.com
From elevated vantage points, Captain Mike Retherford, Sr. and his wife, Kelley, can watch as their vessels -- the Winona J, Excalibur and Mandy J -- leave port for up to 10 days to travel to bountiful fishing grounds. The commercial fishing crews ...

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Tracking rules change as Dungeness season delay looms - Newport News Times

Fishing News - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 23:03

Tracking rules change as Dungeness season delay looms
Newport News Times
NEWPORT — It's still early in the decision-making process, but there's concern that the scheduled opening of Oregon's Dungeness crab season next month may be delayed for the third consecutive year. Recent testing of the crab's meat-fill recovery ...

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Reward offered for info on Jackson Co. poaching case - KATU

Fishing News - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 19:51

KATU

Reward offered for info on Jackson Co. poaching case
KATU
BUTTE FALLS, Ore. — Someone killed three black tail deer near Butte Falls and state police investigators are asking for help finding out who broke the law by leaving most of their carcasses behind. Someone found the deer Saturday, November 11 outside ...

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On the North Coast, Dungeness crab season under way - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Fishing News - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 19:07

On the North Coast, Dungeness crab season under way
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
The California Department of Health has advised people to refrain, for the time being, from consuming the guts, or viscera, of crab caught between Laguna Point, north of Fort Bragg, and Humboldt Bay, and between the Klamath River and the Oregon border.

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Missing 71-year-old woman located in Oregon - The Columbian

Fishing News - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 18:17

The Columbian

Missing 71-year-old woman located in Oregon
The Columbian
The Clark County Sheriff's Office said Connie Kelley has been known to walk the Salmon Creek Trail, and a search and rescue team has combed the trail and surrounding area. The sheriff's office said Kelley is thin with grayish hair and about 5 feet 5 ...
71-year-old Vancouver woman found safekgw.com

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How Not to Kill an Albatross - Hakai Magazine

Fishing News - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 02:00

Hakai Magazine

How Not to Kill an Albatross
Hakai Magazine
On April 11, 2011, a seabird drowned in fishing gear off the coast of Oregon. While this happens quite often, the death of this particular bird—an endangered short-tailed albatross inadvertently hooked by commercial fishermen—set off an alarm bell ...

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NOAA, ODFW Discuss Sea Lion Management In Oregon City - Patch.com

Fishing News - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 14:48

Patch.com

NOAA, ODFW Discuss Sea Lion Management In Oregon City
Patch.com
OREGON CITY, OR — California sea lions are reportedly threatening endangered salmon and steelhead at Willamette Falls in Oregon City. In response, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife submit an application Oct. 6 to the National Oceanic and ...

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Bay crabbing closures leave businesses empty - Coos Bay World

Fishing News - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 14:41

Coos Bay World

Bay crabbing closures leave businesses empty
Coos Bay World
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife along with the Oregon Department of Agriculture closed crabbing after noticing increased levels of domoic acid in local Dungeness crabs coming out of the bay. However, locals who financially rely on crabbing ...

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Oregon sees reduced toxins in water, reopens mussel fishing - Undercurrent News

Fishing News - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 08:20

Undercurrent News

Oregon sees reduced toxins in water, reopens mussel fishing
Undercurrent News
The entire Oregon coast of the Pacific Ocean is now open for commercial and recreational mussel harvesting. The US state's departments of Agriculture and Fish and Wildlife on Thursday announced that they were reopening an area between the south jetty ...

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Oregon Fishing Forecast - November 9, 2017 - Pamplin Media Group

Fishing News - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 11:18

Pamplin Media Group

Oregon Fishing Forecast - November 9, 2017
Pamplin Media Group
Portland/Metro - With the Chinook fishery wound down, and sturgeon off the table, Columbia River fishers don't have much to look forward to for the next several months. The spring Chinook prediction typically comes out around mid-December and anglers ...

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Oregon Fishing Forecast - November 9, 2017 - Pamplin Media Group

Fishing News - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 08:03

Pamplin Media Group

Oregon Fishing Forecast - November 9, 2017
Pamplin Media Group
Portland/Metro - With the Chinook fishery wound down, and sturgeon off the table, Columbia River fishers don't have much to look forward to for the next several months. The spring Chinook prediction typically comes out around mid-December and anglers ...

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Oregon Fishing Forecast - November 9, 2017 - Pamplin Media Group

Fishing News - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 08:03

Pamplin Media Group

Oregon Fishing Forecast - November 9, 2017
Pamplin Media Group
Portland/Metro - With the Chinook fishery wound down, and sturgeon off the table, Columbia River fishers don't have much to look forward to for the next several months. The spring Chinook prediction typically comes out around mid-December and anglers ...

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Oregon Fishing Forecast - November 9, 2017 - Portland Tribune

Fishing News - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 08:01

Portland Tribune

Oregon Fishing Forecast - November 9, 2017
Portland Tribune
Portland/Metro - With the Chinook fishery wound down, and sturgeon off the table, Columbia River fishers don't have much to look forward to for the next several months. The spring Chinook prediction typically comes out around mid-December and anglers ...

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In brief: Oregon wildlife biologists testing deer, elk for fatal disease - The Spokesman-Review

Fishing News - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 01:04

In brief: Oregon wildlife biologists testing deer, elk for fatal disease
The Spokesman-Review
HUNTING – Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife biologists have stepped up testing for chronic wasting disease on deer and elk carcasses taken by hunters. Montana also has stepped up monitoring this year as the contagious neurological disease that ...

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Fishing report, Nov. 9 - The Columbian

Fishing News - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 00:20

Fishing report, Nov. 9
The Columbian
White sturgeon retention is closed from Buoy 10 upstream to the Oregon/Washington Border above McNary Dam, but remains an option for catch and release fishing. Salmonid angling is good in the pools above Bonneville. Walleye angling is good in the ...

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Fishing report: fall chinook in full swing on coastal rivers - Statesman Journal

Fishing News - Wed, 11/08/2017 - 16:31

Statesman Journal

Fishing report: fall chinook in full swing on coastal rivers
Statesman Journal
Rainy weather has been both a blessing and curse to anglers seeking fall Chinook in the coastal rivers of Northwest Oregon.

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