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Pete Heley: Boat registration fees may increase in Oregon - Coos Bay World

Mon, 07/23/2018 - 13:28

Pete Heley: Boat registration fees may increase in Oregon
Coos Bay World
During the last halibut opener, anglers fishing 35 miles offshore reported being checked by Oregon State Police. While it is commendable that they made the effort to check these offshore anglers, they only checked to see if they had combined angling ...

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Diverse salmon populations enable 'resource surfing' bears to eat tons of fish - EurekAlert (press release)

Mon, 07/23/2018 - 11:14

Diverse salmon populations enable 'resource surfing' bears to eat tons of fish
EurekAlert (press release)
"This study is the first to link actual metrics of bear consumption to their foraging behavior and movements," said co-author Jonathan Armstrong, assistant professor of fisheries and wildlife in the Oregon State University College of Agricultural Sciences.

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Water war heats up along California-Oregon border - The Register-Guard

Mon, 07/23/2018 - 07:10

Water war heats up along California-Oregon border
The Register-Guard
Farther north, near the headwaters of the Klamath River, Devery Saluskin, 41, a member of the Klamath Tribes, is worried about fish populations. He fears the catch in local lakes and streams that has sustained his people for millennia will perish if ...

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Congress must choose threatened salmon over sea lions - Longview Daily News

Sat, 07/21/2018 - 12:52

Longview Daily News

Congress must choose threatened salmon over sea lions
Longview Daily News
The ravenous marine mammals are also gobbling up steelhead at Willamette Falls in Oregon. Fish and wildlife scientists estimate that there is a 90 percent likelihood of at least one of the river's wild steelhead runs going extinct if the feeding there ...

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Lower Deschutes riverbanks destroyed in Substation Fire; river reopens - OregonLive.com

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 18:00

OregonLive.com

Lower Deschutes riverbanks destroyed in Substation Fire; river reopens
OregonLive.com
Following is what we know from Rod French, district fish biologist for the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife after a Friday survey, and Brad Staples, a fishing and tour guide who was on the river Wednesday and Thursday during the fire: -- All 8 ...

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Judge Won't Divert Water for Endangered Sucker Fish - Courthouse News Service

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 16:24

Klamath Falls News

Judge Won't Divert Water for Endangered Sucker Fish
Courthouse News Service
SAN FRANCISCO (CN) – More than a year after ordering the U.S. government to redirect water to save endangered salmon on the California-Oregon border, ...
Judge hears oral arguments in Klamath Tribes lawsuit - - Capital PressCapital Press

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Garibaldi gears up for busy city event - Tillamook Headlight-Herald

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 15:45

Tillamook Headlight-Herald

Garibaldi gears up for busy city event
Tillamook Headlight-Herald
The City of Garibaldi – Oregon's authentic Fishing Village – invites the public to attend its 58th annual “Garibaldi Days” festival. The three-day weekend celebration begins Friday, July 27 and ends Sunday, July 29, 2018. This year's event features two ...

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Congress must choose threatened salmon over sea lions - The Seattle Times

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 12:53

The Seattle Times

Congress must choose threatened salmon over sea lions
The Seattle Times
The ravenous marine mammals are also gobbling up steelhead at Willamette Falls in Oregon. Fish and wildlife scientists estimate that there is a 90 percent likelihood of at least one of the river's wild steelhead runs going extinct if the feeding there ...

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Oregon Fishing Forecast - July 19, 2018 - Portland Tribune

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 07:20

Portland Tribune

Oregon Fishing Forecast - July 19, 2018
Portland Tribune
Albacore should be well distributed off of the Oregon Coast. Not many anglers are taking advantage of good sea-run cutthroat fishing. The tidewaters of the Trask, Wilson, Tillamook, Nestucca and Nehalem should all produce fair catches of quality trout.

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Fishing Report: July 18 - The Columbian

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 19:45

Fishing Report: July 18
The Columbian
The Columbia River from the Astoria-Megler Bridge upstream to the Oregon/Washington border is open to fishing for summer steelhead, sockeye and Chinook jacks. White sturgeon retention is closed from Buoy 10 upstream to McNary Dam but remains an ...

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Around Oregon: July 18, 2018 - Corvallis Gazette Times

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 11:29

Corvallis Gazette Times

Around Oregon: July 18, 2018
Corvallis Gazette Times
Chelsea and Chad Moore are surfers, but on Friday the waves weren't great, so they decided to explore a remote beach and find a fishing spot. Using ropes, the couple climbed down a little-known and treacherous path. For an hour or so, they hiked along ...
The inside story of how an Oregon woman survived 7 days after her SUV plunged off a cliffDefiance Crescent News

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It's always Shark Week at the Oregon Coast Aquarium - Statesman Journal

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 06:14

Statesman Journal

It's always Shark Week at the Oregon Coast Aquarium
Statesman Journal
It also is one of the primary species featured in the aquarium's Passages of the Deep exhibit, which houses five species of sharks, among other fish. The aquarium is designed to give people as accurate a picture as possible of the ocean off the Oregon ...

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Fly fishing only on Metolius River? - Sisters Nugget

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 12:08

Sisters Nugget

Fly fishing only on Metolius River?
Sisters Nugget
One of the things these potential changes would do is simplify the regulations for fishing on the Metolius River. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, which manages the fisheries and fishing on Oregon's waters, develops rules that attempt to ...

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Oregon news briefs - Herald and News

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 00:08

Oregon news briefs
Herald and News
medford. ODFW switching to smartphones for licenses, tags. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife plans to use an electronic licensing system that will let hunters and anglers buy licenses and tags online. Hunters and anglers also will be able to ...
Oregon goes to to smartphones for licenses, tagsLewiston Morning Tribune

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Oregon Fish and Wildlife switching to smartphones for licenses, tags - OregonLive.com

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 17:36

OregonLive.com

Oregon Fish and Wildlife switching to smartphones for licenses, tags
OregonLive.com
MEDFORD — The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife plans to use an electronic licensing system that will allow hunters and anglers to buy licenses and tags online. The Mail Tribune reports hunters and anglers also will be able to download an app ...

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ODFW Switching to Smartphones for Licenses, Tags - U.S. News & World Report

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 10:47

ODFW Switching to Smartphones for Licenses, Tags
U.S. News & World Report
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife plans to use electronic licensing system that will allow hunters and anglers to buy licenses and tags online. The Mail Tribune reports hunters and anglers also will be able to download an ...

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Oregon Fishing Forecast - July 12, 2018 - Portland Tribune

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 07:25

Portland Tribune

Oregon Fishing Forecast - July 12, 2018
Portland Tribune
The Salty Dawg fleet is excited to get the albacore fishery going. Tuna have been landed in nearly every Oregon coastal port, but catches remain sporadic. Consistency comes in the latter half of July and well into September. Bay crabbing has been ...

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Oregon Fishing Forecast - July 12, 2018 - Pamplin Media Group

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 07:22

Pamplin Media Group

Oregon Fishing Forecast - July 12, 2018
Pamplin Media Group
The Salty Dawg fleet is excited to get the albacore fishery going. Tuna have been landed in nearly every Oregon coastal port, but catches remain sporadic. Consistency comes in the latter half of July and well into September. Bay crabbing has been ...

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Reel Deal: Ocean waters calm as windy weather dies down - Curry Coastal Pilot

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 00:02

Curry Coastal Pilot

Reel Deal: Ocean waters calm as windy weather dies down
Curry Coastal Pilot
After a few weeks of windy weather, the ocean started to calm down over the weekend last week and has been in great shape for fishing throughout the week. Sportfishermen in Oregon and California have been able to take advantage of the conditions to ...

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