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...toward that goal.But 12 miles north, a port on the Columbia River could represent the region's coal future.If all...West Coast. The port provides easy access to the Columbia River, which feeds Pacific Ocean shipping channels. It's...
Fairbanks flight opens unmanned aircraft test site

...the UAF crew has used the little fliers to monitor oil spill response drills run by Chevron in at the mouth of the Columbia River in Oregon.The experience of the UAF staff was a "major factor" in selecting the Alaska Center as a test site operator...
Terrain, climate secured Alaska as drones test site

...operating UAS for private industry. A team monitored oil spill recovery equipment tests for Chevron at the mouth of the Columbia River in Oregon last March. In 2012, center staff monitored wildfires on the Florida Panhandle.That same year they counted...
Alaska salmon management: A unique process for a unique state

...commercial and recreational users are divided. The lower Columbia River, which is the boundary between Oregon and Washington...also shares management responsibility on part of the Columbia River with the State of Oregon. Managers use weak stock...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Voices of Alaska: Rushing Susitna baseline studies could cost Alaskans their salmon

...on a large tributary to the Pacific Northwest's Columbia River. On that tributary, I researched the effectiveness...for as long as those dams exist. Indeed, in the Columbia River basin - the once largest producer of king salmon...
Early run Kenai king salmon closure a blow to guides

...11 years before he quit after the 2012 fishing season and shifted his efforts toward king salmon returning to the Columbia River. He joined the ranks of sportfishing guides, nearly 100 since 2007, who have stopped guiding on the Kenai River...
Gravel roads offer miles of pedal-pushing

...Washington and Oregon sides of the Columbia River near The Dalles, attracted about...Oregon's northern border, the Columbia River - he figured he would have a hard...towns of Dufur and Moro near the Columbia River, a route that features 9,000...
Alaskan should learn from mistakes made elsewhere and commercial salmon industry disappear in my life time. As a child, I thrilled to the seasonal news of 'Columbia River hogs' and 'Skagit River kings.' Today, my grandchildren know nothing of the once great salmon runs of our coastal...
A king without a crown: Chinook vulnerable to ocean forces

...article published this spring, Orsi references "one exceptional chinook salmon stock harvested in this fishery, the Columbia River 'summer hogs,'" which he said was a summer run fish that returned to the Columbia at an average weight of 30 pounds...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Washington chinook too young to be mammoth Hanford Reach of the Columbia River are renown for including a few...Department of Fish and Wildlife Columbia River policy coordinator, said it's...chinook predicted to enter the Columbia River system this season."Look at...


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