Oregon and Washington fishery managers this week delayed commercial gillnet fishing in select areas by one week until more is known about the size of this year’s spring Chinook run.
Long-vacant commission seat filled by former salmon feed business owner.
The Pacific Fishery Management Council voted to direct NOAA Fisheries Service to halt the current se
Razor Clam Society will promote all things "clammy" and advocate for popular beach activity
Estimates of sardine abundance have fallen below the level for a mandatory fishing shutdown.
Based on previous landing information, 1,000 upriver spring Chinook salmon remained in the commercial quota, but fishing fell short of the mark, with 111 boats netting just 757 adult spring Chinook salmon that averaged 12.5 pounds.
What will happen, they wonder, if the sea lions taking over docks and piling up under piers in Astoria begin to feel crowded? Will they come to Ilwaco?
Clams on four Washington ocean beaches are safe to eat.
Oregon and Washington fish managers making key decisions about 2015 commercial seasons
Humans, sea lions and seals alike are sharing in the bounty of the Columbia River.
Climate change and food shortages are behind an increased push of pinnipeds into the Columbia River.
It is a move the Corps says is necessary to protect threatened and endangered young salmon, but critics, including the Oregon State University researchers who were hired by the Corps to study the bird populations on the island, say the Corps is not using...