These Comments to Columbia and Snake River Dam Operators from Five Former Idaho Fish and Game Commissioners - Urging Removal of the Lower Snake River Dams to Recover Wild Steelhead and Salmon in the Snake River Country of Oregon, Washington and Idaho deserve our attention and thanks. The Columbia and Snake River Dam DEIS Comments … Continue reading Compelling Comments on the Columbia River DEIS from Idaho
The Osprey Journal Winter 2020 Issue is now available in digital format hereGreat articles on Lower Columbia River Pound Nets, Great Lakes Wild Steelhead, Protecting the North Umpqua, Hits and Misses and more.
Public Meeting on Thermal Angling Sanctuaries Wednesday March 25 @5:30 PM PST ODFW will hold a virtual public meeting to present proposed protective regulations governing cold water refugia sites along the Columbia including Eagle Creek, Herman Creek and the Deschutes River confluence and hear from the interested public (that is you!) When: Wednesday March 25 … Continue reading Stand up for Cold Water Refugia and Wild Steelhead Conservation
Conservation Angler advocates for wild steelhead protection in cold water refugia.
2019 has been a tough year for the wild steelhead and salmon that we love. The Conservation Angler’s mix of policy analysis and aggressive advocacy based on the best available science held ground in many cases, but true “victories” for wild fish were difficult to come by. Please read our assessment of our accomplishments and … Continue reading 2019 End-of-Year Report on Wild Fish Conservation Activities
The following is TCA's 2017 Report, detailing our activities this past year and plans for the upcoming year. We thank you for your interest and support! TCA 2017 Report
A most interesting weather year and steelhead response at the Mid Skagit tributaries. It will not likely be as large a return year as last year, but may be similar to the 2015 steelhead redd counts – at least as far as the redds that can be found.