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Conservation

Spokane RiverKeeper
ConservationSpokane River
March 17, 2017

Cleanup Spokane River Tomorrow

Interested in helping clean-up the Spokane River? Join the Spokane Riverkeeper, Rivercity Brewing, and Numerica Credit Union for a litter clean-up along the shores of the Spokane River to help celebrate the start of our Riverwalk. The crew will meet at Glover…
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Ed Chaney
ConservationSnake River Dams
February 15, 2017

Scoping Comment from Ed Chaney

Scoping Comments on the NOI to Prepare a National Environmental Policy Act Environmental Impact Statement Pursuant to May 4, 2016 Order of United States District Court, D. Oregon in National Wildlife Federation, et al., v. National Marine Fisheries Service, et al.. Submitted…
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ktvb-7-save-snake-river-steelhead-salmon
ConservationSnake River Dams
January 29, 2017

Snake River dams examined after decades of lawsuits

WATCH VIDEO: http://www.ktvb.com/news/snake-river-dams-examined-after-decades-of-lawsuits/393856211 Courtesy of KTVB 7, Boise ID LEWISTON, Idaho – Scientists and power providers are scrutinizing the Snake River dams to see just how damaging they are for wild fish, in accordance with a federal judge’s orders. For the first…
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OP Steelhead
ConservationSnake River Dams
January 25, 2017

Idaho’s wild salmon and steelhead are in peril

By Chris Wood Published at the Idaho Statesman on 10/9/2015 Idaho’s wild salmon and steelhead are in trouble. Scientists say that at least 2 percent of the young fish migrating to the sea (smolts) must survive and return as adults for Idaho’s…
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NWD-CBasinDams
Columbia RiverConservationSnake River Dams
January 15, 2017

PFMC letter to the US Army Corps of Engineers Dec 13, 2016

December 13, 2016 Brigadier General Scott A. Spellmon Commander, Northwestern Division Army Corps of Engineers Mr. Elliott Mainzer, Administrator Bonneville Power Administration Ms. Lorri Lee Northwest Regional Director U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Bureau of Reclamation U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Attn:…
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ConservationTU Leadership
January 15, 2017

Suction Dredge Mining Reform in Washington State

Washington Council of Trout Unlimited Help us protect Washington State’s imperiled fish populations from the harmful effects of poorly regulated suction dredge mining by making your voice heard in Olympia next Tuesday, January 17th. Introduced earlier this week, House Bill (HB) 1077…
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Wild Steelheaders United
Conservation
December 29, 2016

Public Commenting Period Extended – Save Wild Steelhead & Salmon

Check it out. The public comment period has been extended to February 7, 2017. If you have not already commented, please get it done! Click here to comment online submit via email or snail mail following the directions at the end of…
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Columbia River Dam
ConservationSnake River Dams
December 11, 2016

Stop studying the studies; breach dams and save the salmon

OpEd published at the Idaho Statesman by Gary Lane I run Wapiti River Guides in Riggins, and 16 years ago attended the ground zero fish/dam scoping hearings with several fellow guides. Nothing has changed, except two of them are now dead. How…
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Free the Snake River
ConservationSnake River Dams
December 11, 2016

An opportunity to push for salmon recovery

By Glen Spain and Joel KawaharaPublished on December 6, 2016 12:01AM at the Daily Astorian After decades of watching failed attempts to fix a broken system, West Coast fishermen now have a golden opportunity to push for a serious Columbia River salmon…
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Wild Steelheaders United
ConservationFriends of SFTUSnake River Dams
December 6, 2016

[Urgent] Attention All Anglers: Comments Needed!

The Columbia and Snake Rivers were once prolific producers of wild steelhead and salmon.  But today all Columbia Basin wild steelhead and salmon populations are just a small fraction of their historic abundance and are protected under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).…
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