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Culver welcomes children, families and former astronaut ahead of Monday's total eclipse. - OregonLive.com

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 18:02

OregonLive.com

Culver welcomes children, families and former astronaut ahead of Monday's total eclipse.
OregonLive.com
On Saturday, the town hosted their Crawdad Festival -- a two day eclipse campout sponsored by OSU Cascades, the High Desert Museum, Oregon Observatory and Central Oregon STEM Hub with help from the Culver School District -- which, according to the ...

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Sea urchins are the nastiest food out there - NRToday.com

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 19:29

NRToday.com

Sea urchins are the nastiest food out there
NRToday.com
Despite being extremely gross to eat, sea urchins are the most valuable of the “dive fisheries” in Oregon, essentially animal species commercially harvested by divers. In fact, sea urchins rank third after dungeness crab and pink shrimp in terms of ...

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Hundreds rally in Portland in show of solidarity with Charlottesville (updates) - OregonLive.com

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 18:21

OregonLive.com

Hundreds rally in Portland in show of solidarity with Charlottesville (updates)
OregonLive.com
The Portland demonstration, billed as a "nonviolent rally and march," started as people took turns at a microphone set up at the Salmon Street Springs fountain while rush-hour traffic poured over bridges in the background. "This is beautiful," said ...
Thousands of 'Solidarity with Charlottesville' demonstrators march in Portlandkgw.com
Hundreds march in peaceful rally against hateKOIN.com

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Karuk Tribe seeks to list Klamath River salmon as endangered - Herald and News

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 17:59

Herald and News

Karuk Tribe seeks to list Klamath River salmon as endangered
Herald and News
The Karuk Tribe's 30-day notice of intent will allow the states of California and Oregon to weigh in on the tribe's petition, Tucker said. Once the petition is filed, he said the National Marine Fisheries Service could take a year or longer to review ...

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Tribal netters to sell salmon along lower Columbia as fall season opens - The Spokesman-Review (blog)

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 06:00

The Spokesman-Review (blog)

Tribal netters to sell salmon along lower Columbia as fall season opens
The Spokesman-Review (blog)
In a release, the commissions says the tribal fishery is closely monitored throughout the season and is adjusted as the run progresses to ensure that the fishery remains within the harvest limits established under the U.S. v. Oregon fisheries ...

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Neil Creek a fish magnet? It is now - Ashland Daily Tidings

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 20:37

Ashland Daily Tidings

Neil Creek a fish magnet? It is now
Ashland Daily Tidings
An Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife stream survey completed last week tallied 169 juvenile coho along this stretch, where surveys dating to 2002 had found just one single infant coho there, ODFW records show. Snorkeling biologists also found 79 ...

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Salmon fishing closes Tuesday in the ocean off Columbia River - OregonLive.com

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 17:26

OregonLive.com

Salmon fishing closes Tuesday in the ocean off Columbia River
OregonLive.com
Ocean salmon fishing off the Columbia River mouth and southwest Washington will close Tuesday evening. Fish managers met by telephone Thursday and ordered the closure after improved coho salmon fishing this past week ate into the season's pre-set ...

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Fishing report, 8/17 - The Columbian

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 23:38

Fishing report, 8/17
The Columbian
The salmon season at Buoy 10 continues to hum along with anglers flocking to the mark that separates the Columbia River and Pacific Ocean. The state of Oregon counted 826 boats at Buoy 10 this past weekend. Anglers averaged 2.24 chinook and 0.19 ...

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Ocean salmon quota nearly used off Columbia River mouth - OregonLive.com

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 10:19

OregonLive.com

Ocean salmon quota nearly used off Columbia River mouth
OregonLive.com
Eric Schindler, ocean sampling manager for the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, said it won't be possible to use uncaught quotas from any other offshore fishery. Some unused fish were shifted from a commercial coho quota into the sport fishery ...

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Oregon Dungeness Crab Commission Looking to Fill Staff Position - SeafoodNews (subscription)

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 07:50

Oregon Dungeness Crab Commission Looking to Fill Staff Position
SeafoodNews (subscription)
Oregon Dungeness Crab Commission Looking to Fill Staff Position SEAFOODNEWS.COM [Seafood News] by Susan Chambers - August 16, 2017 The Oregon Dungeness Crab Commission has big plans -- and to help make them happen, it's adding a ...

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Oregon Fishing Forecast - August 15, 2017 - Portland Tribune

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 08:06

Portland Tribune

Oregon Fishing Forecast - August 15, 2017
Portland Tribune
Fall Chinook are starting to cross Bonneville Dam and passage should continue to build until peak passage around mid-September. Managers are anticipating another good year and have been spot on with spring and summer salmon predictions. This will be ...

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A salmon dispute is in the way of Idaho Power relicensing its 3 big Hells Canyon dams - Idaho Statesman

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 07:55

Idaho Statesman

A salmon dispute is in the way of Idaho Power relicensing its 3 big Hells Canyon dams
Idaho Statesman
Oregon has argued that the current hatchery program does not give its anglers the salmon they were promised. As a part of its water quality certification process, which Idaho Power must pass before it can get a new license, it seeks a pilot program to ...

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Angling for bones - The Register-Guard

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 00:15

Angling for bones
The Register-Guard
By happenstance, all seven anglers were from Oregon, and each of us had an interest in staying in a village and getting a sense of the local culture while fishing for bones. Tourism is one of Cuba's major economic engines. Before the Soviet Union ...

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Renowned Newport, Oregon, Oceanographer Bill Peterson Dies - KUOW News and Information

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 20:14

KUOW News and Information

Renowned Newport, Oregon, Oceanographer Bill Peterson Dies
KUOW News and Information
A renowned Oregon ocean scientist has died. Bill Peterson, 74, helped illuminate how climate events like the El Niño affect the ocean food web, including the Northwest's salmon runs. Peterson spent much of his career working for the research arm of ...

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Newport Oceanographer Who Looked To Plankton To Predict ... - OPB - OPB News

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 19:26

OPB News

Newport Oceanographer Who Looked To Plankton To Predict ... - OPB
OPB News
A renowned Oregon ocean scientist has died. Bill Peterson, 74, helped illuminate how climate events like the El Niño affect the ocean food web, including the ...

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Go high for trout - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Sat, 08/12/2017 - 11:45

Casper Star-Tribune Online

Go high for trout
Casper Star-Tribune Online
“In early fish and wildlife management, the importance of maintaining native strains was not widely recognized,” he said. “Although most of the species historically stocked were native to Idaho, they were not always native to the drainage they were ...

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Oregon coastal city at 'double ground zero' braced for eclipse - Reuters

Sat, 08/12/2017 - 08:34

Reuters

Oregon coastal city at 'double ground zero' braced for eclipse
Reuters
Oregon's Depoe Bay is preparing for the first total eclipse to traverse the continental United States in a century as if a natural disaster was bearing down on the ...

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Whales become a fixture at Buoy 10; Oregon State scientist says they're hungry too - OregonLive.com

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 18:02

OregonLive.com

Whales become a fixture at Buoy 10; Oregon State scientist says they're hungry too
OregonLive.com
Humpback whales are increasingly familiar sights in the Columbia River estuary during the Buoy 10 fishing season, when both salmon and anchovies become prey. With so many boats on the troll, it's sometimes difficult to avoid the federal rule requiring ...

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Let's serve common sense, salmon - The Register-Guard

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 17:52

Let's serve common sense, salmon
The Register-Guard
Concerning the sea lions eating steelhead in great numbers at pinch points on rivers, I have a suggestion: Since it takes the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration years to give us an OK to kill them and, of course, it will take years for ...

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Proposal would open hunting at Oregon's Baskett Slough, fishing at Siletz Bay - NRToday.com

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 17:51

NRToday.com

Proposal would open hunting at Oregon's Baskett Slough, fishing at Siletz Bay
NRToday.com
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke announced a proposal Wednesday to expand hunting and fishing at 10 national wildlife refuges, including two in Oregon. Zinke proposed opening bird hunting at Baskett Slough National Wildlife Refuge, 10 miles ...

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