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Oregon Fishing Forecast - August 23, 2018 - Pamplin Media Group

Thu, 08/23/2018 - 09:38

Pamplin Media Group

Oregon Fishing Forecast - August 23, 2018
Pamplin Media Group
Soon, trollers working Pro-trolls and spinners will be working from Bonneville to Longview, hooking up salmon to 30+ pounds as peak migration is about to happen. Steelhead counts remain depressed on the mainstem, the Oregon Fish and Wildlife ...

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A Fisheries Pioneer - The Source Weekly (press release) (blog)

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 13:12

The Source Weekly (press release) (blog)

A Fisheries Pioneer
The Source Weekly (press release) (blog)
She retired in late 2014 and now volunteers as a board member of Central Oregon LandWatch, fishes and hunts with her husband, friends and two dogs. She's still a biologist at heart and shows up for the annual Crooked River fish survey of native redband ...

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Oregon company wins $3.7 million salmon contract from USDA - IntraFish

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 13:00

IntraFish

Oregon company wins $3.7 million salmon contract from USDA
IntraFish
The US Department of Agriculture awarded Oregon-based NB3 FOODS a $3.7 million (€3.2 million) contract in August for frozen Alaska pollock fillets and frozen Alaska pollock fish sticks. The USDA agreed to purchase 324,000 pounds of frozen wild salmon ...

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Fisheries by the numbers: Revenues, harvest size, employment - Oregon Business

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 11:23

Oregon Business

Fisheries by the numbers: Revenues, harvest size, employment
Oregon Business
Oregon's commercial fishing industry generated revenue in 2017 that was close to the 10-year average. But the stable returns disguise large declines in the harvest of popular fish, including salmon, shrimp and tuna. These declines were offset by ...

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Pete Heley: New electronic license system is coming to Oregon - Coos Bay World

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 08:41

Pete Heley: New electronic license system is coming to Oregon
Coos Bay World
1 when 2019 fishing and hunting licenses go on sale. Under the new system you'll be able to print your license at home or download it to your phone. And traditionalists will still be able to buy their license at an ODFW office or participating vendor ...

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Oregon aquarium attempts rescue of stranded salmon shark - The Seattle Times

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 18:01

Oregon aquarium attempts rescue of stranded salmon shark
The Seattle Times
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A juvenile salmon shark died after becoming stranded on a northern Oregon beach despite rescue efforts by a nearby aquarium. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports the 3.5-foot (1-meter) female shark was discovered Saturday ...

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Oregon Aquarium Attempts Rescue of Stranded Salmon Shark - U.S. News & World Report

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 16:06

Oregon Aquarium Attempts Rescue of Stranded Salmon Shark
U.S. News & World Report
Oregon Aquarium Attempts Rescue of Stranded Salmon Shark. A juvenile salmon shark died after becoming stranded on a northern Oregon beach despite rescue efforts by a nearby aquarium. Aug. 19, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.. Oregon Aquarium Attempts Rescue of ...

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Rescuers make failed attempt to save stranded salmon shark on Oregon beach - OregonLive.com

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 15:16

OregonLive.com

Rescuers make failed attempt to save stranded salmon shark on Oregon beach
OregonLive.com
A live juvenile salmon shark became stranded on a northern Oregon beach Saturday and, despite the efforts of would-be rescuers from the nearby Seaside Aquarium, the animal died several hours later. On Saturday morning, Mike Patterson, of Astoria, was ...

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Reel Deal: Rivers fishing well, windy on the ocean - The Triplicate

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 10:26

The Triplicate

Reel Deal: Rivers fishing well, windy on the ocean
The Triplicate
A few salmon have also been caught in both Oregon and California this week, though sportfishermen in Oregon are reporting that is has been a tough bite all week long. In California anglers seem to have been able to narrow down the search for salmon and ...

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Reel Deal: Warm waters bring sharks - Curry Coastal Pilot

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 00:02

Curry Coastal Pilot

Reel Deal: Warm waters bring sharks
Curry Coastal Pilot
A few salmon have also been caught in both Oregon and California this week, though sportfishermen in Oregon are reporting that is has been a tough bite all week long. In California anglers seem to have been able to narrow down the search for salmon ...

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Mining protections lapse on one of Oregon's wildest rivers — High ... - High Country News

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 11:05

High Country News

Mining protections lapse on one of Oregon's wildest rivers — High ...
High Country News
The Department of Interior's failure to extend restrictions exposes the weaknesses of a key environmental law.

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Young salmon shark spotted on Oregon Coast - KGW.com

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 10:51

KGW.com

Young salmon shark spotted on Oregon Coast
KGW.com
NEWPORT, Ore. — People have been reporting juvenile salmon sharks washing up along the West Coast. Recently one was found at Nye beach in Newport. Oregon Coast Aquarium Director of Animal Husbandry Jim Burke says this often happens in late ...
Those aren't 'baby great white sharks' washing up on the Oregon CoastKATU

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Oregon Fishing Forecast - August 16, 2018 - Pamplin Media Group

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 08:03

Pamplin Media Group

Oregon Fishing Forecast - August 16, 2018
Pamplin Media Group
Steelheaders are still taking advantage of mediocre fishing in the Bonneville reach, but success rates remain depressed. Furthermore, the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission closed down the popular fishery at the mouth of the Deschutes River, where ...

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Fishing report, Aug. 16 - The Columbian

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 22:04

The Columbian

Fishing report, Aug. 16
The Columbian
The fall salmon season is open from Buoy 10 upstream to the Oregon/Washington Border above McNary Dam (see Sport Fishing Regulations Updates page for retention details). An estimated 375,500 fall Chinook and 213,600 coho are expected to return to ...
Alan Liere's fishing-hunting report for Aug. 16The Spokesman-Review

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Salmon shark washes ashore in Newport: 'They don't typically attack humans' - KVAL

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 17:10

KVAL

Salmon shark washes ashore in Newport: 'They don't typically attack humans'
KVAL
NEWPORT, Ore. – A young salmon shark recently washed up on Nye Beach in Newport. These sharks wash ashore throughout the year, but most are found during the summer season. Salmon shark mothers give live birth off the coast. Oregon Coast ...
Salmon shark washes ashore in Newport: 'They don't typically attack ...KATU

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Salmon shark washes ashore in Newport: 'They don't typically attack humans' - KATU

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 17:08

KATU

Salmon shark washes ashore in Newport: 'They don't typically attack humans'
KATU
These sharks wash ashore throughout the year, but most are found during the summer season. Salmon shark mothers give live birth off the coast. Oregon Coast Aquarium staff said this particular juvenile shark was “unable to thrive.” ...

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Salmon decline reveals worrisome trend - Oregon Business

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 15:02

Oregon Business

Salmon decline reveals worrisome trend
Oregon Business
The total pounds of chinook salmon caught off the Oregon coast in 2017 fell 40% compared with the year before, according to Oregon Department Fish & Wildlife (ODFW) data. Between 2014 and 2017, total pounds caught dropped 80% and the value of the ...
Mouth of Deschutes to close on mainstem ColumbiaGoldendale Sentinel

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Summer Swim Spot - The Source Weekly (press release) (blog)

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 10:01

The Source Weekly (press release) (blog)

Summer Swim Spot
The Source Weekly (press release) (blog)
I've fished both lakes numerous times in the past, and the fishing—especially in the summer when the trout tend to go deep— can be challenging. But, if you pay special attention to the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife fish stocking schedules ...

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Buoy 10 Challenge/chinook salmon will mesh on Friday in lower Columbia River - OregonLive.com

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 10:18

OregonLive.com

Buoy 10 Challenge/chinook salmon will mesh on Friday in lower Columbia River
OregonLive.com
Chinook salmon have finally begun entering the Columbia River between Astoria and Ilwaco, Wash., with a mix of upriver-bound and lower river fish reported Saturday in the Buoy 10 area. Fish were caught from Hammond to the Megler side of the estuary ...

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Fall salmon season open from Buoy 10 upstream - Longview Daily News

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 12:08

Fall salmon season open from Buoy 10 upstream
Longview Daily News
The fall salmon season is open from Buoy 10 upstream to the Oregon/Washington Border above McNary Dam (see Sport Fishing Regulations Updates page for retention details). An estimated 375,500 fall Chinook and 213,600 coho are expected to return to ...

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