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SFA Donates to the County Food Bank

December 24th, 2013

 Salmon For All president Jim Wells presents a $1,000 check to benefit the Clatsop County Food Bank program to George Sabol, executive director of Clatsop Community Action on Christmas eve. Wells said, “The Columbia River gillnet {read more}


SFA Annual Meeting at Grace Church

December 13th, 2013

The Salmon For All annual meeting for 2013 will be held at the parish hall of Grace Episcopal Church, 1545 Franklin Avenue in Astoria. Grace Church is easy to find. From US Hwy 30 (Marine Drive) proceed up the hill on 16th Street. Turn {read more}


Fall Fact Sheet No. 6 & Compact Action

August 27th, 2013

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 27, 2013 to review ongoing non-Indian commercial and recreational fisheries during the early fall management season. Review of the ongoing Buoy 10 {read more}


Winter-Spring Fishery Update No. 3

April 24th, 2013

On Tuesday, April 23, 2012, the Joint Management Staff of the Oregon and Washington Departments of Fish & Wildlife released Winter-Spring Fishery Update No. 3, detailing the non-Indian fishing season for Spring Chinook to date. As {read more}


Lori Scott’s Petition for RCW 77.04.040

March 6th, 2013

Lori Scott of Naselle, Washington has launched an online petition through Change.org seeking to have Washington Governor Inslee comply with the intent of RCW 77.04.040 by appointing balanced representation on the Washington Fish & {read more}


Fisher Poets Hook Audience with Talent

February 26th, 2013

Rebecca Sedlak of the Daily Astorian wrote a nice review of the 2013 Fisher Poets Gathering that was published Monday, February 25, 2013. The Daily Astorian website generally only allows complete access to its articles on the day of {read more}


The Umatilla Basin Project Back Stories

February 19th, 2013

One of the back stories of the vote adopting the Kitzhaber Plan by the Oregon Fish & Wildlife Commission is its possible connection to the Umatilla Basin Project, for which Governor John Kitzhaber declared his support at the 10th {read more}


Fisher Poets Now Live on Oregon Live

February 17th, 2013

On Saturday, February 16, 2012, Terry Richard of The Oregonian posted several videos of fisher poets reciting short poems at the 15th annual Fisher Poets Gathering in Astoria, Oregon on the Oregon Live website. John Palmes, Dave {read more}


16 Photos for the Fisher Poets 2013

February 14th, 2013

In a photo essay published Monday, February 11, 2013, photographer Motoya Nakamura documents the 15th annual Fisher Poets Gathering in Astoria, Oregon as a preliminary taste for the 16th annual Fisher Poets Gathering, which takes place {read more}


Rep. McCune’s Kitzhaber Plan Rebuttal

December 27th, 2012

Washington State Representative Jim McCune is a Copper River permit holder who has written a powerful letter of rebuttal to the Kitzhaber Plan to phase gillnets off the Columbia River main stem and into “enhanced” {read more}