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Fish and Wildlife Commission raises fees - My Columbia Basin

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 05:19

Fish and Wildlife Commission raises fees
My Columbia Basin
PRINEVILLE, Oregon – The Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission has endorsed raising fees for recreational and other licenses. The new fees will go into effect Jan. 1. Hunting licenses for 2018 go up $1.50. Fishing licenses increase by $3. A combination ...

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Dead zone, online petitions, tobacco lobby and nukes - The Register-Guard

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 22:57

The Register-Guard

Dead zone, online petitions, tobacco lobby and nukes
The Register-Guard
It might be this year's mediocre salmon runs in our area and stellar returns in Alaska partly reflect fish “voting with their fins” and shifting northward. ... It's significant that the Oregon Legislature finds all this sufficiently troubling to ...

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Travel: When visiting the Oregon coast, don't rush - The Advocate

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 15:36

The Advocate

Travel: When visiting the Oregon coast, don't rush
The Advocate
We caught salmon but catching our limit of Dungeness crabs was the singular highlight of the trip. We took our catch to South Beach Fish Market (southbeachfishmarket.com), a local “dive” with a loyal and well-deserved following. For under $10, we had ...

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Oregon salmon return in a kaleidescope of scenarios - OregonLive.com

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 16:51

OregonLive.com

Oregon salmon return in a kaleidescope of scenarios
OregonLive.com
fall chinook salmon David Grant of Oregon City processes late-run fall chinook caught in the Columbia River below Bonneville Dam. Chinook and coho runs vary widely this year from river to river.Bill Monroe. After the first few rains of fall, and well ...

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State Fish-Wildlife Commission adopts cougar management plan - KTVZ

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 11:54

KTVZ

State Fish-Wildlife Commission adopts cougar management plan
KTVZ
PRINEVILLE, Ore. - The Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission adopted an updated Cougar Management Plan on Friday at its meeting in Prineville. The plan was last revised in 2006. The updated plan incorporates new scientific literature and Oregon-specific ...

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First half of Chetco bubble fishery was average - Mail Tribune

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 00:59

First half of Chetco bubble fishery was average
Mail Tribune
Creel-checkers at the Port of Brookings-Harbor estimated 1,009 angler-trips over the first two days of the four-day fishery, and they kept an estimated 193 chinook salmon while releasing 85 others, according to the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife.

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QuickFish Poke Bar Moves Into Avanti Food & Beverage - Westword

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 10:33

QuickFish Poke Bar Moves Into Avanti Food & Beverage
Westword
The proteins here are Hawaiian big-eye tuna, scallops, sockeye, Oregon albacore, Oregon bay shrimp and fried tofu. The shrimp and albacore are both pulled from fisheries certified by the Marine Stewardship Council, and the QuickFish team is dedicated ...

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Fishing Report, Oct. 12 | The Columbian - The Columbian

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 23:46

The Columbian

Fishing Report, Oct. 12 | The Columbian
The Columbian
Machelle Dotson holds a steelhead landed in October in the Columbia River near the mouth of the Deschutes River. (BUZZ RAMSEY/Yakima Bait). By Terry Otto ...

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Oregon Fishing Forecast - October 12, 2017 - Pamplin Media Group

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 22:32

Pamplin Media Group

Oregon Fishing Forecast - October 12, 2017
Pamplin Media Group
Portland/Metro - Chinook, coho and steelhead counts at Bonneville have now dropped below a thousand fish per day for each species. Mid-October often signifies the drastic slow-down of mainstem Columbia River fishing, but another month of tributary ...

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Oregon Fishing Forecast - October 12, 2017 - Pamplin Media Group

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 22:32

Pamplin Media Group

Oregon Fishing Forecast - October 12, 2017
Pamplin Media Group
Portland/Metro - Chinook, coho and steelhead counts at Bonneville have now dropped below a thousand fish per day for each species. Mid-October often signifies the drastic slow-down of mainstem Columbia River fishing, but another month of tributary ...
Fishing Report, Oct. 12The Columbian

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Oregon Fishing Forecast - October 12, 2017 - Portland Tribune

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 22:26

Portland Tribune

Oregon Fishing Forecast - October 12, 2017
Portland Tribune
Portland/Metro - Chinook, coho and steelhead counts at Bonneville have now dropped below a thousand fish per day for each species. Mid-October often signifies the drastic slow-down of mainstem Columbia River fishing, but another month of tributary ...

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Anglers in the Gulf Stream reporting yellowfin, blackfin tuna - News & Observer

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 20:42

Anglers in the Gulf Stream reporting yellowfin, blackfin tuna
News & Observer
Near the shore, king mackerel and albacore have been biting on live bait and plastic jigs, while inshore, red drum and flounder are biting on shrimp, live bait and bloodworms. Contact: Oregon Inlet Fishing Center 252-441-6301, www.oregon-inlet.com.

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Sturgeon retention season set for Columbia River near Portland - OregonLive.com

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 13:53

OregonLive.com

Sturgeon retention season set for Columbia River near Portland
OregonLive.com
Sturgeon anglers will get two days' fishing in the Columbia River between Wauna and Bonneville Dam on Oct. 21 and 26. Bill Monroe. Oregon and Washington will open two single-day sturgeon retention seasons in the lower Columbia River, Saturday, Oct.

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WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Grande Ronde River steelhead ... - Access Washington

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 09:58

The Spokesman-Review

WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Grande Ronde River steelhead ...
Access Washington
(1) Change the daily limit on steelhead in the Grande Ronde River to two (2) hatchery fish. (2) Close fishing to steelhead in all tributaries. (3) Remove mandatory ...
Alan Liere's fishing-hunting report for Oct. 12The Spokesman-Review
Sections of Snake River to open Oct. 15 to steelhead retentionNBC Right Now

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Oregon Dept. of Forestry sends fire crews to help in N. California - KATU

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 22:50

KATU

Oregon Dept. of Forestry sends fire crews to help in N. California
KATU
“We had a number of people from other states in Oregon this summer helping with our wildfires,” said Gersbach. “California ... One person died and another was injured tonight in a crash on Interstate 5 in Salmon Creek, according to Washington State Patrol.

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Northbound I-5 blocked near Oregon border by wrong-way wreck - KOMO News

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 21:46

OregonLive.com

Northbound I-5 blocked near Oregon border by wrong-way wreck
KOMO News
SALMON CREEK, Wash. — One person died and another was injured Mondayt in a crash on Interstate 5 in Salmon Creek, according to Washington State Patrol. The crash blocked all northbound lanes at mile post 7. The crash was not expected to be cleared ...
1 dead in I-5 crash in Salmon Creek. Northbound lanes closed for at ...KATU
Wrong-way crash kills 1, shuts down I-5 in Clark County ...OregonLive.com

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Briefly: Inspection finds flaws at salmon farm - The Register-Guard

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 21:27

Los Angeles Times

Briefly: Inspection finds flaws at salmon farm
The Register-Guard
OLYMPIA — State officials say an inspection has found maintenance issues at Cooke Aquaculture's farmed salmon operation off Bainbridge Island. The state Department of Natural Resources on Monday issued a default notice and gave the company 60 days ...
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Scientists survey Pacific Northwest salmon each year. For the first time, some nets are coming up empty. - The Olympian

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 18:40

The Olympian

Scientists survey Pacific Northwest salmon each year. For the first time, some nets are coming up empty.
The Olympian
Moving from Newport, Oregon, to the northern tip of Washington, anywhere from 25 to 40 nautical miles offshore last spring and summer, the survey team began catching fish — but not the ones usually in those waters. Instead, warm-water fish, such as ...

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Bottom fishing closure causes unexpected hardships for Charleston businesses - KCBY.com 11

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 18:30

KCBY.com 11

Bottom fishing closure causes unexpected hardships for Charleston businesses
KCBY.com 11
CHARLESTON, Ore. -- Last month, recreational bottom fishing was closed on the south Oregon coast because quotas were reached faster than expected, and the closure has affected local businesses in Charleston. This time of year is usually one of the best ...

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The Columbia Gorge offers history, challenges and, of course, fishing - OregonLive.com

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 10:42

OregonLive.com

The Columbia Gorge offers history, challenges and, of course, fishing
OregonLive.com
Cheers: To the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife for its commitment to technology by broadcasting live videos of fishing and hunting across the state - most recently, Saturday morning's opening of the high desert duck season at Summer Lake ...

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