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Browsing the "chinook salmon" Tag

Idaho’s Chinook salmon extirpated by 2039: Dams and warming too much for the king

Some 50,000 spring-summer Chinook spawned in the 1950s. Today, about 1,500 fish and declining. Trump's Endangered Species reversal said to be the nail in the coffin. [...]

September 18, 2019 RECENT, Research, Rivers & Dams, Salmon Fishing, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: August 10 -16, 2018

Catch this past weeks summary of news items that affect the preservation of the outdoors, public lands, and fly fishing's latest happenings. [...]

August 17, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Throwing dead fish for fun and ecological profit

The indigenous peoples’ Salmon Ceremony reinforces respect - reminding us the salmon are vital community members. Precious in death as they are in life. [...]

July 31, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Salmon are booming in Oregon’s Rogue River

Obsolete dam removals have proven to be the salvation of rivers and the return of native fish, and an economic boost to the surrounding area. [...]

July 18, 2018 RECENT, Slide

May the knots be with you

Being comfortable with a loop knot you've tied hundreds of times is to be confident it will hold. No matter, its all about seating the knot - think turns and coils. [...]

May 22, 2018 RECENT, Slide

RX drugs: Down the drain and into our salmon

The metabolic disturbance evident in the fish from human drugs is severe enough that it may result in failure to thrive and early mortality. [...]

April 26, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: April 6-12

Catch this weeks summary of news items that affect the preservation of the outdoors, public lands, and fly fishing's latest happenings. [...]

April 13, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

California salmon’s 2014 forced spawn

California’s persistent drought forced hatchery managers to resort to sucking baby salmon into tanker trucks for their man-made 280-mile migration toward the ocean [...]

January 11, 2018 RECENT, Slide

TU comments on NOAA’s Snake River restoration

Considering the political climate regarding conservation, this massive recovery proposal for Chinook salmon and steelhead on the Snake River has benefits dreamed of for decades [...]

December 18, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide
Fish travel with a better GPS

Fish travel with a better GPS

Magnetic navigation is probably what marine animals use to guide themselves, as well as birds and other land species . [...]

November 27, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide