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Borough's anadromous streams protections survive another challenge

...anadromous streams was when they were healthy and not threatened. "I spent five years working on tributaries of the Columbia River," said Lisa Beranek. Beranek said she spent those years planting native trees, battling non-native invasive...
Trail drawing upsurge of hikers seeking a 'Wild' adventure

...hitched a ride north, touched home base, and resumed their hike in May, heading south from Bridge of the Gods in the Columbia River Gorge. The PCTA says fewer than 5 percent of hikers journey southbound."Instead of messing around, we ate some...
Judge won't block plan to kill cormorants to save salmon

...Ore. (AP) - A judge has refused to block a plan to shoot more than 10,000 double-crested cormorants in the Columbia River estuary. The plan was released earlier this year by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. It wants to stop cormorants...
Cook Inlet Harbor Safety Committee prepares to seek members in Cook Inlet. "They (the convening workgroup) focused first on the west coast, the Puget Sound area, the Columbia River area, San Francisco," said Robertson. "We've talked to people at the L.A. Long Beach Harbor Safety Committee...
Alaska, B.C. cooperate quietly on transboundary issues

...depend on those salmon. The last thing in the world we would ever do is put at risk the salmon that swim in (British Columbia) rivers."Seabridge Gold Inc. Vice President for Environmental Affairs Brent Murphy said the Kerr Sulphurets Mitchell...

...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...
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...
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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...
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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