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'This will be a big deal for people who fish for trout' - Idaho Statesman

Mon, 05/07/2018 - 14:36

Idaho Statesman

'This will be a big deal for people who fish for trout'
Idaho Statesman
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers already does this at Dworshak Dam on the Clearwater River in north-central Idaho. The Bureau of Reclamation does the same on the Klamath River in Oregon. Fisheries biologists for the Corps and the states of Oregon and ...

Categories: Oregon Fishing News

Coast Guard airlifts mariner from fishing vessel along Oregon coast ... - OregonLive.com

Mon, 05/07/2018 - 12:51

OregonLive.com

Coast Guard airlifts mariner from fishing vessel along Oregon coast ...
OregonLive.com
The U.S. Coast Guard said it evacuated the mariner, who was reportedly suffering from seizures, and took him to a hospital in Coos Bay.

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ODA seeks to fill 68 commodity commission vacancies - KTVZ

Mon, 05/07/2018 - 12:36

ODA seeks to fill 68 commodity commission vacancies
KTVZ
SALEM, Ore. - The Oregon Department of Agriculture said Monday it is seeking applicants to fill 68 open positions on the state's 23 agricultural and commercial fisheries commodity commissions. The deadline for applications is May 18. Applications will ...

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Drop in Klamath River Flows Leads to Fish Die-Off - U.S. News & World Report

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 11:36

Drop in Klamath River Flows Leads to Fish Die-Off
U.S. News & World Report
... fish kill to Oregon Public Broadcasting. Fish including sculpin, catfish and minnow were stranded due to low river flows. The Bureau of Reclamation, which controls the river flows, began dropping the levels in late April as part of a water ...

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Reclamation's reduced Klamath River flows result in fish die-off - Herald and News

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 00:33

Herald and News

Reclamation's reduced Klamath River flows result in fish die-off
Herald and News
Reduced flows to the Klamath River have resulted in a die-off of between 500 to 1,000 fish, crustaceans, and invertebrates below the Keno Dam. The reduced flows to the Klamath River were issued to charge the A canal in preparation for water delivery to ...

Categories: Oregon Fishing News

Bend boy's traumatic injuries inspire community support - Bend Bulletin

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 18:18

Bend Bulletin

Bend boy's traumatic injuries inspire community support
Bend Bulletin
At 10, Avryn Hayes is an avid fisherman. The young angler regularly appears in videos with his father, Nate Hayes, co-founder of Central Oregon Fishing Report. One video shows a 6-year-old Avryn catching a brown trout. A photo taken last summer shows ...

Categories: Oregon Fishing News

5 great spots for trout fishing in Central Oregon - The Mercury News

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 11:31

The Mercury News

5 great spots for trout fishing in Central Oregon
The Mercury News
If you're a trout fisherman — or have ever wanted to try trout fishing – Central Oregon is the place for it, with its hundreds of miles of rivers and dozens of lakes holding rainbows, browns, brook and bull trout. And sprinkled throughout this high ...

Categories: Oregon Fishing News

Swimming up stream - Siuslaw News

Fri, 05/04/2018 - 16:54

Siuslaw News

Swimming up stream
Siuslaw News
He was working for the Bureau of Land Management at the time, mapping channel morphology and the different habitat conditions for salmon throughout the Pacific Northwest. “We were based out of the U.S. Forest Service's compound on the Oregon State ...

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13 Last-Minute Mother's Day Brunches for You Ungrateful Slackers - Eater Portland

Fri, 05/04/2018 - 16:15

Eater Portland

13 Last-Minute Mother's Day Brunches for You Ungrateful Slackers
Eater Portland
Raven and Rose. What it is: High-end Irish dining and cocktail bar. What's happening: Mother's Day brunch with specials. What to get: Oregon Dungeness crab eggs Benedict How much: $8 to $20 for à la carte items. Make a reservation: Call (503) 222-7673 ...

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Salmon spawn fierce debate over protecting endangered species, thanks to a single gene - Science Magazine

Fri, 05/04/2018 - 09:32

Science Magazine

Salmon spawn fierce debate over protecting endangered species, thanks to a single gene
Science Magazine
He and his colleagues scanned a huge swath of the genomes of spring and fall Chinook taken from rivers in Washington, Oregon, and California. “In 99.99% of the genes, it showed the same old pattern” of spring fish looking like fall fish, says Waples ...

Categories: Oregon Fishing News

Oregon hunters planning fall forays have a May 15 deadline for controlled hunt applications. - Mail Tribune

Fri, 05/04/2018 - 07:15

Oregon hunters planning fall forays have a May 15 deadline for controlled hunt applications.
Mail Tribune
Apply online, at a license sales agent or an Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife office that sells licenses by 11:59 p.m. May 15 to get a shot at controlled-hunt tags for most big-game species. The cost is $8 per application, and hunters need a 2018 ...

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Travel: Taking a cruise along Oregon's Columbia River - The Providence Journal

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 19:04

The Providence Journal

Travel: Taking a cruise along Oregon's Columbia River
The Providence Journal
The dam at the locks was a major construction project in the early years of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's administration. Before long, we saw Native American platforms for salmon fishing in this salmon-rich river. Then came the Multnomah Falls ...

Categories: Oregon Fishing News

Significant Drop In Klamath River Flows Leads To Fish Kill - OPB News

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 18:47

OPB News

Significant Drop In Klamath River Flows Leads To Fish Kill
OPB News
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife confirmed the fish kill, which included sculpin, catfish and minnow. They also confirmed the fish had been stranded due to low river flows. There are no official estimates of how many died. The Bureau of ...

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King salmon arrives for a short, expensive stint in Bay Area markets and restaurants - San Francisco Chronicle

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 16:04

San Francisco Chronicle

King salmon arrives for a short, expensive stint in Bay Area markets and restaurants
San Francisco Chronicle
The local commercial salmon season opened Tuesday, but only in the region south of Half Moon Bay for a weeklong period. It will reopen for a 12-day period in late June. The region north of Pigeon Point/Half Moon Bay to Horse Mountain/Shelter Cove ...

Categories: Oregon Fishing News

Oregon Fishing Forecast - May 3, 2018 - Pamplin Media Group

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 15:08

Pamplin Media Group

Oregon Fishing Forecast - May 3, 2018
Pamplin Media Group
The Willamette Salmon Quest is just a week away, and the Association of Northwest Steelheaders is sponsoring the event in their initiative of bringing back 100,000 Willamette River spring Chinook each and every year. The event has pro guides ...

Categories: Oregon Fishing News

Oregon Fishing Forecast - May 3, 2018 - Pamplin Media Group

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 15:08

Pamplin Media Group

Oregon Fishing Forecast - May 3, 2018
Pamplin Media Group
Portland/Metro - With the Willamette now fully seeded with spring Chinook, all reaches of the river from Oregon City to St. Helens are producing spring Chinook. Catches aren't explosive, but are fairly consistent for the nearly ideal water conditions ...

Categories: Oregon Fishing News

Oregon Fishing Forecast - May 3, 2018 - Portland Tribune

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 15:07

Portland Tribune

Oregon Fishing Forecast - May 3, 2018
Portland Tribune
The Willamette Salmon Quest is just a week away, and the Association of Northwest Steelheaders is sponsoring the event in their initiative of bringing back 100,000 Willamette River spring Chinook each and every year. The event has pro guides ...

Categories: Oregon Fishing News

State Recreation Report Highlights Fishing, Birdwatching In May - Patch.com

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 12:33

Patch.com

State Recreation Report Highlights Fishing, Birdwatching In May
Patch.com
From the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife: The deadline to apply for your 2018 big game tags and premium hunts is May 15. You'll find links to all the information you'll need to pick your hunt — population and harvest statistics, hunting access ...

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This Is What That 'Salmon-Safe' Label Says About Your Wine Or Eggs - NPR

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 05:01

NPR

This Is What That 'Salmon-Safe' Label Says About Your Wine Or Eggs
NPR
In a big grass pasture in the shadow of Mount Rainier in Washington state, hundreds of chickens crowd around a little house where they can get water and shelter from the bald eagles circling overhead. This is the original location of Wilcox Family ...

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Another short salmon season means skimpy year, high prices - San Francisco Chronicle

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 17:16

San Francisco Chronicle

Another short salmon season means skimpy year, high prices
San Francisco Chronicle
California commercial salmon season opens this week, but early indications are for another tough year for Bay Area cooks who hope to get their hands on wild-caught local salmon. Salmon season is usually open from May 1 to September or October along ...

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