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Salmon

ConservationSalmonSnake River DamsSteelhead
October 31, 2017

McMorris-Rodgers bill to up-end Snake River salmon recovery gets Congressional hearing

A bill seeking to stymie salmon recovery in the Columbia-Snake Rivers received a House Congressional hearing October 12th. Spearheaded by Rep. Cathy McMorris-Rodgers, H.R. 3144 would put in place the illegal 2014 Salmon Plan ruled invalid by Judge Simon last year, rollback…
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SFTU speaks out about Bristol Bay
Salmon
October 31, 2017

SFTU Speak Out Against Pebble Mine

When local TU members discovered the Chairman of the proposed Pebble Mine in Bristol Bay was speaking in Spokane—on the last day for public comment to EPA on the terrible project—they decided to let Mr. John Shively know that local salmon advocates…
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Bristol Bay Salmon
Salmon
October 16, 2017

RALLY AGAINST PEBBLE MINE TUESDAY 10/19 AND RED GOLD FILM SCREENING

TUESDAY OCTOBER 19, 2017 5:30 PM RALLY AND SPEAKERS AT 245 W MAIN (in front of Luigi’s) 6:30 PM   SCREENING OF RED GOLD AT COMMUNITY BUILDING, 35 W Main Ave. Sponsored by Spokane Falls TU, Wild Steelhead Coalition and Save Our Wild Salmon Coalition.…
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Mark Poirier releases a 36-inch Clearwater River steelhead.
Columbia RiverSalmonSteelhead
May 27, 2017

Fisheries managers move to protect B-run Washington, Oregon mull rolling closures, while Idaho adopts wait-and-see policy

By ERIC BARKER of the Tribune May 27, 2017 Washington and Oregon are poised to implement rolling closures of the steelhead fishery from the mouth of the Columbia River to the mouth of the Snake this summer and fall in an attempt…
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