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  • Oregon: DFW Seeks Comment on Fish Screening on White River
  • SALEM, Ore.—The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking public comment on a request to forego fish screening at a new point of diversion on White River, a tributary of the Deschutes River in Wasco County. Comments are due by July 11, 2017.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/28/2017 5:40:00 AM
  • Fishermen worry they are being forced out of Oregon port
  • Unrivalled seafood news, insight and analysis Prices for the world’s key seafood species The industry’s largest archive: 180,000 articles An array of newsletter options Access editions of our industry-leading print publications IntraFish.com is driven ...
  • IntraFish
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  • 6/27/2017 1:55:00 PM
  • Oregon: DFW Seeks Comment on Fish Passage
  • SALEM, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) is seeking public comment on a request to exempt from fish passage requirements a proposed culvert at an unnamed tributary to Young's Bay, which is connected to the Columbia River in Clatsop .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/26/2017 7:07:00 AM
  • Carcass of 250-pound fish found at Keno Dam
  • KLAMATH FALLS — A worker checking the spill gate at a Southern Oregon dam for obstructions thought he found a log. After closing inspection, PacifiCorp hydro foreman Todd Engelbrecht discovered it was the carcass of a really big fish. The white sturgeon ..
  • Register-Guard
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  • 6/26/2017 6:05:00 AM
  • Carcass of 250-pound fish found at Oregon's Keno Dam
  • KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — A worker checking the spill gate at a southern Oregon dam for obstructions thought he found a log. After closing inspection, PacifiCorp hydro foreman Todd Engelbrecht discovered it was the carcass of a really big fish. The white ...
  • WRAL
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  • 6/24/2017 10:09:00 AM
  • Carcass of 250-pound fish found at Oregon dam
  • KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) - A worker checking the spill gate at a southern Oregon dam for obstructions thought he found a log. After closing inspection, PacifiCorp hydro foreman Todd Engelbrecht discovered it was the carcass of a really big fish. The white
  • 13abc
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  • 6/23/2017 7:29:00 PM
  • Carcass of 250-pound fish found at southern Oregon’s Keno Dam
  • KLAMATH FALLS — A worker checking the spill gate at an Oregon dam for obstructions thought he found a log. After a closing inspection, hydro foreman Todd Engelbrecht discovered it was the carcass of a fish. The Herald and News reports the white sturgeon ..
  • Register-Guard
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  • 6/23/2017 4:46:00 PM
  • Carcass of 250-pound fish found at Oregon's Keno Dam
  • KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — A worker checking the spill gate at an Oregon dam for obstructions thought he found a log. After a closing inspection, hydro foreman Todd Engelbrecht discovered it was the carcass of a fish. The Herald and News reports (https ...
  • Longview Daily News
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  • 6/23/2017 4:27:00 PM
  • Oregon Seeks Candidate for Fish Screening Task Force
  • SALEM, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking a candidate to represent agricultural interests on the state's Fish Screening Task Force. The ODFW Fish Screening Program helps water users install and maintain fish screens to prevent ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/21/2017 5:53:00 AM
  • C. Oregon fishing season looks good, thanks to snowy winter
  • BEND, Ore. - High snowpack levels are having a ripple effect across our state. In Central Oregon, it means later controlled burns, higher grass levels, a longer ski season and longer trail access. But mostly, it means more water. According to Brett Hodgson
  • KTVZ.com
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  • 6/21/2017 3:28:00 AM
  • ODFW seeks candidate for Fish Screening Task Force – Apply by July 21
  • SALEM, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking a candidate to represent agricultural interests on the state’s Fish Screening Task Force. The ODFW Fish Screening Program helps water users install and maintain fish screens to prevent ...
  • dfw.state.or.us
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  • 6/19/2017 11:37:00 PM
  • Oregon rivers see historically low counts of steelhead fish
  • SALEM – Fisheries managers say steelhead fish in Santiam and Willamette rivers in northwestern Oregon have hit low levels not seen in over 40 years. The Statesman Journal reported that typically about 5,600 wild winter steelhead crossing through ...
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 6/19/2017 8:12:00 PM
  • Bend museum plays role in fish recovery
  • BEND, Ore. (AP) — Two Pacific lampreys have been released back into the Umatilla River after spending months at the High Desert Museum in Central Oregon. The Bulletin reports (https://is.gd/PLNEFm) the museum housed the fish in partnership with the ...
  • Herald and News
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  • 6/19/2017 7:22:00 PM
  • Bend museum plays role in fish recovery
  • BEND, Ore. (AP) — Two Pacific lampreys have been released back into the Umatilla River after spending months at the High Desert Museum in Central Oregon. The Bulletin reports (https://is.gd/PLNEFm) the museum housed the fish in partnership with the ...
  • Longview Daily News
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  • 6/19/2017 6:48:00 PM
  • ODFW Seeks Permit To Remove Fish-Eating Sea Lions At Willamette Falls
  • This year, sea lions ate an estimated 20 to 25 percent of the wild winter steelhead waiting to enter the fish ladder, said Bruce McIntosh, deputy fish chief of inland fisheries for the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife. “That’s off the charts ...
  • OPB
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  • 6/19/2017 5:11:00 PM
  • NOAA Officers to Conduct Patrols During Halibut Fishing Opening
  • As the 10-hour commercial halibut fishing season nears its opening on June 28 in California, Washington, and Oregon, NOAA’s Office of Law Enforcement is standing by to provide compliance assistance. “We’re always here to help the industry and ...
  • fisheries.noaa.gov
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  • 6/19/2017 8:10:00 AM
  • Washington: Sturgeon Fishing to Open June 23, Only, in Bonneville Pool
  • Fishery managers from Washington and Oregon approved both actions after comparing catch-to-date to the harvest guidelines for sturgeon fisheries in both areas. As of today, the cumulative catch by anglers fishing from the Wauna power lines downstream to ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/19/2017 5:52:00 AM
  • NW Fish Costs Hit $621 Million
  • The agency has spent $15.9 billion on fish and wildlife programs since 1978. A federal court in Portland, Oregon, is currently weighing whether Bonneville and other federal agencies are doing enough to enhance populations of salmon and steelhead protected
  • cooperative.com
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  • 6/16/2017 6:58:00 PM
  • Sturgeon fishing closes in lower Columbia,
  • Fishery managers from Washington and Oregon approved both actions after comparing catch-to-date to the harvest guidelines for sturgeon fisheries in both areas. As of today, the cumulative catch by anglers fishing from the Wauna power lines downstream to ..
  • wdfw.wa.gov
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  • 6/16/2017 12:12:00 AM
  • Fishing report 6/15
  • Oregon is limiting Deschutes River anglers to one steelhead a day through the end 2017, with a total fishing closure in September. Oregon also is limiting John Day River anglers to one steelhead a day with a steelhead retention closure during September and
  • The Columbian
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  • 6/15/2017 1:08:00 PM
  • Oregon: Columbia River Subarea Gets One More Day of Halibut Fishing
  • SALEM, Ore. - Oregon's Fish Passage Task Force will meet Friday, June 16 in the Commission Conference Room at ODFW Headquarters, 4034 Fairview Industrial Dr. SE, Salem. NEWPORT, Ore.--The Columbia River Subarea (Leadbetter Point, WA to Cape Falcon, OR) all
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/15/2017 7:27:00 AM
  • Bend Fish Ladder Could Revive Trout Populations
  • So, these are projects that are fundamentally trying to be win/win." He tells KBND News, "The irrigators put money in the bucket, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife put money in the bucket; then my organization went to the Oregon Watershed Enhancement
  • KBND
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  • 6/14/2017 5:38:00 PM
  • Oregon: DFW Sets Summer Salmon/Steelhead Seasons
  • CLACKAMAS, Ore. – Oregon and Washington fishery managers have announced the 2017 summer and fall salmon and steelhead seasons for the Columbia River. The summer season is similar to last year, except that the daily bag limit on hatchery steelhead has ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/14/2017 6:06:00 AM
  • Oregon: Fish Passage Task Force to Meet Friday (June 16)
  • SALEM, Ore. - Oregon's Fish Passage Task Force will meet Friday, June 16 in the Commission Conference Room at ODFW Headquarters, 4034 Fairview Industrial Dr. SE, Salem. The meeting will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and is open to the public. The agenda ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/14/2017 6:06:00 AM
  • Trump government turns back on sea life rule
  • The rule would have applied to fewer than 20 fishing vessels that use mile-long fishing nets to catch swordfish off California and Oregon. The change would have shut down the drift gillnet fishing for swordfish for up to two seasons if too many of nine ...
  • NT News
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  • 6/14/2017 12:35:00 AM
  • Columbia fishing seasons announced; starts Friday for chinook, steelhead
  • Faced with a precipitous drop in summer steelhead, Oregon and Washington will sharply reduce summer and fall steelhead bag limits when the sport-fishing season reopens Friday on the Columbia River. Returns forecast at 63,100 summer Chinook, 130,700 summer
  • OregonLive
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  • 6/13/2017 10:05:00 PM
  • US Agency Kills Proposal to Protect Endangered Sea Life From Fishing Nets
  • The fishing boats drag the 1.6 kilometer-long nets along the Oregon and California coasts for swordfish. The U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service, which decided to kill the proposal, said it would create “a much more substantial impact on the fleet ...
  • newdelhitimes.com
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  • 6/13/2017 10:38:00 AM
  • Hawthorne Fish House – Portland, OR – Vegetarian approved!
  • Just because there is FISH in the title doesn’t mean you can’t find vegetarian fare at Hawthorne Fish House in Portland, Oregon. Its also 100% gluten-free. You may have seen all the social media that I was sharing during the #GFBloggerRetreat in ...
  • vegetarianmamma.com
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  • 6/13/2017 3:48:00 AM
  • ODFW Fish Passage Task Force meets June 16 in Salem
  • SALEM, Ore. - Oregon's Fish Passage Task Force will meet Friday, June 16 in the Commission Conference Room at ODFW Headquarters, 4034 Fairview Industrial Dr. SE, Salem. The meeting will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and is open to the public. The agenda ..
  • dfw.state.or.us
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  • 6/12/2017 6:23:00 PM
  • Washington Restricts Columbia River Steelhead Fishery
  • The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is considering similar rules for that state's sport fisheries on the Columbia River, said Roler, adding that commercial and tribal salmon fisheries in both states will also be constrained by efforts to conserve ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/12/2017 5:45:00 AM
  • Columbia reopens Friday to salmon, steelhead fishing
  • Oregon and Washington will sharply restrict summer steelhead harvests in and near the Columbia River when the river's shared waters reopen Friday to steelhead, summer chinook and sockeye salmon fishing. Expanded summer steelhead restrictions in Oregon will
  • OregonLive
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  • 6/11/2017 6:16:00 PM
  • Fish passage in place at Bend's North Unit Dam
  • In order to do that, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife teamed up with local irrigation districts to make this ladder. How will the fish know to swim up the ladder? It seems pretty hard to find. "There's not really a way to do signage for these ...
  • KTVZ.com
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  • 6/11/2017 5:41:00 AM
  • Poor steelhead return to Columbia River means fishing restrictions
  • The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildife is considering similar rules, Roler said. Commercial and tribal salmon fishing in both states also will be constrained. “Until last year, we had some pretty good fishing seasons for summer steelhead in the ...
  • Tri-City Herald
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  • 6/10/2017 10:14:00 PM
  • Grilling Recipes: Cilantro Lemon Chicken Skewers
  • Also, next time I'll either cut the mayo all together or down to 1 tsp. This is close to how I make fish tacos, but I use grilled Oregon rockfish. Along with red and green cabbage for color and homemade pico de gallo along with the cream. For a low carb ..
  • pinterest.com
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  • 6/10/2017 6:27:00 PM
  • Steelhead fishing restrictions begin June 16
  • McNary pool upstream to the Highway 395 Bridge will be closed in October and November. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is considering similar rules for its Columbia tributaries. Commercial and tribal fisheries in the Columbia River also will be
  • The Columbian
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  • 6/10/2017 12:44:00 AM
  • Poor run prompts Columbia River summer steelhead fishing restrictions
  • The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is considering similar rules for that state’s sport fisheries on the Columbia River, said Roler, adding that commercial and tribal salmon fisheries in both states will also be constrained by efforts to conserve ..
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 6/10/2017 12:36:00 AM
  • Fishing and Boating in Oregon
  • Pursue the challenging steelhead from the shores of the Willamette River or troll for tuna from an offshore sportfishing boat. Better yet, get your Oregon fishing license and try both! Purchase your fishing license, and then check state boat license ...
  • www.takemefishing.org
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  • 6/9/2017 11:53:00 PM
  • Central Oregon, a diverse fly-fishing paradise for anglers
  • The marbled mosaic is framed beneath an azure promise only Central Oregon can keep. And the air is still enough to hear trout, torpedoing bugs across the lake's glassy surface. Serenity belies the caldron of vents, hot springs and young lava flows lurking
  • OregonLive
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  • 6/9/2017 11:06:00 PM
  • Detroit Reservoir: fishing, trout stocking continue under algae alert
  • CAMP ADAIR, Ore. -- The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife wants to remind anglers that Detroit Reservoir, near Salem, remains open and safe for fishing, and that trout stocking continues. The reminder comes in light of a recent blue green algae health
  • Press Release Point
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  • 6/8/2017 10:14:00 PM
  • Lower Willamette fishing restored to seven days a week
  • All other permanent regulations in the 2017 Oregon Sport Fishing Regulations pamphlet remain in effect. Additional information is available on the ODFW website at the following link http://www.dfw.state.or.us/resources/fishing/reg_changes/willamette.asp
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  • 6/8/2017 6:46:00 PM
  • Fishing report 6/8
  • Monday’s numbers from the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife were 431 boat rods with 92 legal sturgeon kept plus 106 sublegals, 28 legals and 73 oversize released. It was crowded Monday. Fishing effort based on trailer counts was more than 500 boats ..
  • The Columbian
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  • 6/8/2017 1:05:00 PM
  • Free discussion about fishing and seafood in Oregon
  • LANGLOIS — Oregonians love the wild beauty of the state's 363 miles of coastline, but finding truly local seafood can be hard, even on the coast. The U.S. imports approximately 90 percent of its seafood and ships out nearly as much to the global market.
  • The World
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  • 6/8/2017 11:04:00 AM
  • Columbia River Near Shore Halibut Now Open 7 Days Weekly
  • Opportunities to fish for Pacific halibut remain open in other areas of Oregon as well: Off central Oregon between Cape Falcon (near Manzanita) and Humbug Mountain (near Port Orford), anglers may fish for halibut inside the 40-fathom line beginning June 1
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/8/2017 7:08:00 AM
  • Longford chef reveals why diners should be aware of what's in their food
  • But again almost every fish is. “All fish have worms. You’ll very rarely see swordfish on a sushi menu. In Oregon, in fact, it’s illegal to serve fresh swordfish unless it’s been frozen first. “If it goes down to a certain depth in temperature it ...
  • longfordleader.ie
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  • 6/7/2017 7:34:00 PM
  • Willamette reopens to all-week fishing, two-salmon limit
  • Tucker Jones, Columbia River program manager for the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, said Wednesday counts at Willamette Falls indicate the run will meet the 22,300 needed for wild-fish escapement and hatchery egg-taking in Willamette Valley ...
  • OregonLive
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  • 6/7/2017 6:09:00 PM
  • Fishing report: Week of June 5
  • Bluegill action is solid from the banks along Eight Mile Road in Stockton with red worms. Brookings, Oregon Flows are down to 525 cfs, their lowest of the year. Fishing for sea-run cutthroat trout is fair, with Rooster Tails and other small spinners ...
  • TheSacramento Bee
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  • 6/7/2017 5:17:00 AM
  • Fishing Report: Week of June 6
  • Another plant from the Shaver Lake Trophy Trout Project will occur this week with 750 trophy rainbows in the 3- to 7-pound range from Oregon, and these fish will mix in with the number of trophies holding in the lake from last year and the first plant this
  • Fresno Bee
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  • 6/6/2017 10:42:00 PM
  • Overfished status predicted for Klamath
  • There will be no commercial ocean fishing for salmon within the Klamath Management Zone, between Humbug Mountain in Oregon and Horse Mountain north of Shelter Cove in Humboldt County. “The most economically viable way to use those fish was by closing the .
  • Del Norte Triplicate
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  • 6/6/2017 9:50:00 PM
  • Fishpeople Seafood nabs $12 mln Series B
  • Portland, Oregon-based Fishpeople Seafood, has secured $12 million in Series B funding. Advantage Capital Agribusiness Partners led the round with participation from other investors that included 3×5 Partners, S2G Ventures, Encourage Capital, Blueberry ...
  • Private Equity Hub
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  • 6/6/2017 3:05:00 PM
  • Managers approve new limits for sturgeon fishing in Columbia
  • For the first time in three years, anglers can now catch and keep white sturgeon in the lower Columbia River. Washington and Oregon fishery managers approved new limits last week. Anglers will now have a daily limit of one fish measuring 44 to 50 inches ..
  • KATU
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  • 6/6/2017 3:17:00 AM
  • Columbia River Sturgeon Fisheries Approved Below and Above Bonneville
  • OLYMPIA – Starting Monday (June 5), anglers can catch and keep white sturgeon in the lower Columbia River for the first time in three years under an agreement reached today by fishery managers from Washington and Oregon. The two states approved the ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/5/2017 6:47:00 AM
  • Rivers opening for trout fishing. Free angling weekend coming soon
  • Washington and Oregon officials approved the fishery because of a growing number of legal-size sturgeon over the past three years. Angling will be allowed on the open area (from the mouth to the Wauna power lines near Longview) will be open until 2 p.m ...
  • Tacoma News Tribune
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  • 6/3/2017 4:22:00 AM
  • Weekend events for Lane County and beyond, June 3-4
  • Free; eugene-or.gov/recreation. The next walks are July 1 at Golden Gardens and Aug. 5 at Delta Ponds. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife’s Free Fishing Weekend features several events in Lane County and surroundings: from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m ...
  • Register-Guard
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  • 6/2/2017 4:34:00 PM
  • Take the family or friends fishing during Free Fishing Weekend
  • SALEM, Ore. — There will be a Free Fishing Weekend in Oregon on June 3-4, making it the perfect weekend to take a friend or family member out fishing, crabbing or clamming, according to a press release During this weekend, no fishing licenses or tags ...
  • Herald and News
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  • 6/2/2017 7:34:00 AM
  • Columbia River Sturgeon Seasons Set
  • CLACKAMAS, Ore. — Fishery managers from Oregon and Washington today set recreational white sturgeon seasons for the Columbia River estuary and Bonneville Pool. In the estuary, from the Wauna power lines downstream approximately 40 miles to Buoy 10 ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/2/2017 6:49:00 AM
  • Trout fishing opens on Swift Reservoir
  • Smallmouth bass also are biting well in the two reservoirs. Angler checks from the Washington and Oregon departments of Fish and Wildlife: Lower Columbia — Columbia Gorge, downstream of Bonneville Dam, 15 bank rods with 83 shad kept and one shad released .
  • Longview Daily News
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  • 6/2/2017 6:25:00 AM
  • Fish and fish habitat inspire art exhibit at Giustina Gallery
  • It's no coincidence that the Fish and Fish Habitat art exhibit will be on display at the same time as hundreds of researchers from all over the world will be attending the Fish Passage Conference at Oregon State University's LaSells Stewart Center.
  • Corvallis Gazette-Times
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  • 6/1/2017 6:27:00 PM
  • Free fishing this weekend in Oregon, along south coast
  • COOS BAY, Ore. -- Looking ahead to the weekend on the South Coast, this Saturday and Sunday are designated as a Free Fishing Weekend here in Oregon. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife has stocked lakes and ponds, rivers and streams for trout ...
  • KCBY
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  • 6/1/2017 5:14:00 PM
  • Fishing report 6/1
  • Smallmouth bass also are biting well in the two reservoirs. Angler checks from the Washington and Oregon departments of Fish and Wildlife: Lower Columbia — Columbia Gorge, downstream of Bonneville Dam, 15 bank rods with 83 shad kept and one shad released .
  • The Columbian
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  • 6/1/2017 1:03:00 PM
  • Fishing the North Coast: Halibut, rockfish filling the salmon void
  • cam= humboldtBayBar. Oregon will be having a Free Fishing Weekend on June 3-4. On those two days, no license, tag or endorsement is required to fish, crab or clam anywhere in Oregon. This applies only to waters already open to fishing, crabbing or clamming
  • Times-Standard
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  • 6/1/2017 6:09:00 AM
  • Another tough fishing year for anglers; sea lions once again a problem
  • Forrest Foxworthy has been fishing for a long time. He is a professional guide and helps his customers fish Chinook salmon and steelhead on the lower Willamette River in Oregon City, but there's no line in the water for most of the week. "When I was ...
  • KATU
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  • 6/1/2017 3:50:00 AM
  • Kids Fishing Event June 3 at Pine Nursery Park, Oregon
  • BEND, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife and the Bend Park and Recreation District invite young anglers to learn to fish at a free event this Saturday, June 3 at the Pine Nursery Park pond. From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. ODFW staff and volunteers ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/31/2017 5:52:00 AM
  • Kids can learn to fish at June 3 free fishing event at Pine Nursery Park
  • BEND, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife and the Bend Park and Recreation District invite young anglers to learn to fish at a free event this Saturday, June 3 at the Pine Nursery Park pond. From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. ODFW staff and volunteers ...
  • dfw.state.or.us
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  • 5/30/2017 10:06:00 PM
  • Free Fishing In Oregon This Weekend!
  • There will be a Free Fishing Weekend in Oregon on June 3-4 – making it the perfect weekend to take a friend or family member out fishing, crabbing or clamming. During this weekend, no fishing licenses or tags (including a Combined Angling Tag and a ...
  • nwsportsmanmag.com
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  • 5/30/2017 4:24:00 PM
  • California, Oregon Governors Request Salmon Disaster Assistance
  • California Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. and Oregon Governor Kate Brown sent a letter today to U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross requesting declaration of a catastrophic regional fishery disaster and commercial fishery failure for salmon in their stat
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/30/2017 6:56:00 AM
  • Free camping and fishing at Oregon State Parks in early June
  • For those of you who are thinking about getting out to camp this weekend, you will be happy to know Oregon State Parks are going to be open and free to the public. In light of Oregon State Parks Day, The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department is offering .
  • thatoregonlife.com
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  • 5/30/2017 3:44:00 AM
  • Oregon’s Free Fishing Weekend is coming
  • SALEM — Free fishing is slated for the weekend of June 3-4 throughout Oregon, and families and friends are encouraged to make a day of the sunny weather, whether it’s fishing, crabbing or clamming. During the weekend, no fishing licenses or tags ...
  • The Argus Observer
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  • 5/28/2017 6:24:00 AM
  • Anglers eye good fishing this weekend
  • Although some bottomfish have been caught throughout the windy week, not many sportfishermen have been able to get out far enough to search for Pacific halibut in either Northern California or Sothern Oregon. According to the California Department of Fish
  • Del Norte Triplicate
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  • 5/27/2017 1:06:00 PM
  • Free fishing has a full menu across Oregon's many waters
  • Next weekend is a reward for everyone finally emerging from sodden winter dens into sunshine, green grass and blue skies. ...And blue water holding fish to catch, license or not. June 3 and 4 is Free-Fishing weekend in Oregon (June 10-11 in Washington).
  • OregonLive
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  • 5/27/2017 2:29:00 AM
  • $20K from fishing derby goes to water search and rescue
  • With $20,000 worth of new equipment, water search and rescue teams from the Douglas County Sheriff’s Department and Oregon State Police are prepared to save lives this summer. Organized by Douglas Timber Operators, the Umpqua Fishery Enhancement Derby ...
  • NR today
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  • 5/26/2017 4:06:00 PM
  • Fly Fishing and Trail Running on the Fall River
  • This past week we camped out on a few new to us rivers in Oregon. One of them was the spring fed, crystal clear and cold Fall River near La Pine, Oregon. We went there to fish primarily but also discovered that there is a huge network of trails in the area
  • pathlesspedaled.com
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  • 5/26/2017 3:34:00 PM
  • Trailer: Fly Fishing For Alpine Trout
  • This time we were in search of trout. We fired up my old Honda Trail 110 and hit the hills for a wild adventure through mud, wind, rain and snow through some high alpine lakes in Eastern Oregon. Brian riding the motorbike and fly fishing from a float tube
  • venturingangler.com
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  • 5/26/2017 10:54:00 AM
  • Columbia River Sport Halibut Fishery Closed
  • NEWPORT, ORE. –The Pacific halibut all-depth sport fishery in the Columbia River Subarea closed effective Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. The all-depth fishery from Leadbetter Point in Washington to Cape Falcon in Oregon opened on May 4 and was ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/26/2017 7:26:00 AM
  • Free children's fishing event at Hyatt Lake June 3
  • HYATT LAKE – In celebration of Oregon’s Free Fishing Weekend June 3 and 4, the Bureau of Land Management and the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest are teaming up for a free fishing event at Hyatt Lake Campground from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday ...
  • Herald and News
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  • 5/26/2017 7:06:00 AM
  • Public can comment on lower
  • OLYMPIA – The Washington and Oregon departments of fish and wildlife will invite public comments at an informational meeting scheduled May 30 to discuss to possibility of opening limited recreational sturgeon fisheries next month in the lower Columbia Rive
  • wdfw.wa.gov
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  • 5/25/2017 9:35:00 PM
  • Free Fishing Weekend Events Slated For Southern Oregon Waters
  • Oregonian’s can fish, crab and clam for free during Free Fishing Weekend, June 3-4. Events held around Southern Oregon give families an opportunity to try their hand at landing a trout. Eel Lake at Tugman State Park, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. At a series of ...
  • nwsportsmanmag.com
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  • 5/25/2017 3:53:00 PM
  • Fishing report 5/25
  • State, federal and tribal biologists will meet this afternoon to update the forecast. Angler checks from the Washington (WDFW) and Oregon (ODFW) departments of Fish and Wildlife: Cowlitz — Ninety-four boaters with 28 adult spring chinook and one ...
  • The Columbian
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  • 5/25/2017 1:30:00 PM
  • Oregon Dept Fish and Wildlife replaces helicopters with drones
  • From their vantage point high atop the Oregon Coast Range, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife biologist Herman Biederbeck and two researchers from Oregon State University can see almost forever as the first rays of sunlight peek over the top of Saddle
  • helihub.com
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  • 5/25/2017 1:25:00 PM
  • Oregon: DFW Seeks Comment on Fish Passage Culverts
  • SALEM, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking public comment on a request to waive fish passage requirements at seven existing culverts in Clatsop and Tillamook Counties, Oregon. The Oregon Department of Transportation's plan to ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/25/2017 7:35:00 AM
  • Trout Stocking Begins in Rogue River (OR)
  • CENTRAL POINT, Ore – The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is stocking the Rogue River above Lost Creek Reservoir this week in time for the Memorial Day weekend. This stretch of river, commonly called the North Fork, is the Rogue's premier summer ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/25/2017 7:35:00 AM
  • ODFW seeks comment on two ODOT fish passage exemption requests
  • SALEM, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking public comment on two requests to exempt from fish passage requirements two proposed culvert repairs. One culvert conveys an unnamed tributary to the West Fork of Dairy Creek under ...
  • dfw.state.or.us
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  • 5/25/2017 1:28:00 AM
  • Rockfish tourney benefits cancer research
  • Jigs and plugs are best; fish while the tide is running. Offshore fishing has been fantastic for yellowfin tuna out of Oregon Inlet. Dolphin showed up off Virginia Beach. And blue marlin are sneaking around Hatteras. Cobia fishing is really good off ...
  • capitalgazette.com
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  • 5/25/2017 12:26:00 AM
  • Resources for Tying Fly-Fishing Flies
  • Focused just on the coastal waters? Jay Nicholas with Oregon Fly Fishing Blog walks you through the basics of fly tying for saltwater environs, and compares the flies to freshwater to offer some perspective on the differences. Short on high-tech production
  • blog.columbia.com
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  • 5/24/2017 10:09:00 PM
  • Take the family or friends fishing on Free Fishing Weekend June 3-4
  • SALEM, Ore. – There will be a Free Fishing Weekend in Oregon on June 3-4 – making it the perfect weekend to take a friend or family member out fishing, crabbing or clamming. During this weekend, no fishing licenses or tags (including a Combined Angling ...
  • dfw.state.or.us
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  • 5/24/2017 9:12:00 PM
  • Free Fishing Weekend coming up June 3-4
  • Free fishing day at Pine Nursery Park attracts about 100 from Central Oregon. Free fishing day at Pine Nursery Park attracts about 100 from Central Oregon. SALEM, Ore. – There will be a Free Fishing Weekend in Oregon on June 3-4 – making it the perfect ...
  • KTVZ.com
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  • 5/24/2017 8:52:00 PM
  • Further shake-up in coldwater shrimp sector as Canadians delay season
  • However, the lower volumes coming from Oregon since last year have reversed this new trend, and the fishery is not a concern for Canadians at the moment. “With the fall in supply of coldwater shrimp from the east coast, many pink coldwater shrimp [west ...
  • IntraFish
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  • 5/24/2017 12:49:00 PM
  • Willamette Falls fish counts leap upward; restricted angling won't close
  • Heartened by a quantum leap in salmon counts at Willamette Falls - 49 Saturday, 922 Sunday and a whopping 3,272 on Monday - Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife managers decided to allow this week's Thursday-Saturday season to continue. Tucker Jones ...
  • OregonLive
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  • 5/23/2017 11:30:00 PM
  • Fishing report, May 25: Big bass are hitting on the South Coast
  • The largemouth bass are in full spawning mode along the Oregon coast. While the larger bass are still though to fool, they are in relatively shallow water and easier to find than at any other time of year. Rainbow trout fishing has remained very good along
  • The World
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  • 5/23/2017 10:25:00 PM
  • John Lopez’ Four Stages of a fishing shirt
  • Oregon, and New York offer some of the nation's top destinations for wine tourism in the USA, increasingly of interest to leisure travelers. There really is no reason for a God-fearing American-made man to own anything but a fishing shirt. I’m a Columbia .
  • CBS Local Houston
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  • 5/23/2017 4:04:00 PM
  • Oregon: DFW Seeks Input on Columbia River Summer Steelhead Seasons
  • CLACKAMAS, Ore. — The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife will host a public meeting on Wednesday, May 24 to solicit input for recreational summer steelhead fisheries in the mainstem Columbia River and adjacent streams. The meeting will be held at ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/22/2017 8:43:00 AM
  • Fishing day
  • Various local groups of the American Legion Auxiliary Department of Oregon gathered at Beck-Kiwanis Park in Ontario Saturday. The event doubled as a fishing day for Sons of the American Legion squadron, as well as for the naming of the 2017-18 legion offic
  • The Argus Observer
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  • 5/21/2017 6:30:00 AM
  • Drink a Beer – Save a Fish on N. Oregon Coast
  • (Pacific City, Oregon) – The Oregon coast's most famous beer maker has crafted a plan to help out some community causes with a program called Beer It Forward. Pelican Brewing Company – headquartered in Pacific City – is inviting brew lovers to "drink ...
  • Beach Connection
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  • 5/20/2017 11:52:00 PM
  • Youth Invited To Fishing Derby In Detroit’s Palmer Park
  • Oregon, and New York offer some of the nation's top destinations for wine tourism in the USA, increasingly of interest to leisure travelers. DETROIT (AP) — An annual fishing derby for youth is being held at Lake Francis in Detroit’s Palmer Park.
  • CBS Detroit
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  • 5/20/2017 8:43:00 PM
  • Upper Columbia spring chinook forecast slashed
  • The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife reports that the season’s sport catch in the lower Willamette through Saturday was 4,427, while passage over Willamette Falls was 4,072. At the same date a year ago, the passage over Willamette Falls was 11,646 ..
  • Longview Daily News
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  • 5/19/2017 3:16:00 PM
  • Spring chinook forecast slashed for upper Columbia
  • The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife reports that the season’s sport catch in the lower Willamette through Saturday was 4,427, while passage over Willamette Falls was 4,072. At the same date a year ago, the passage over Willamette Falls was 11,646 ..
  • Longview Daily News
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  • 5/19/2017 2:35:00 PM
  • Drink a Beer, Save a Fish & Beer it Forward in Oregon
  • Do you love drinking refreshing Oregon brews while eating fresh Oregon salmon? Then you need to to drink more beer! Tillamook County’s own Pelican Brewing Company is celebrating American Craft Beer Week and supporting Oregon coastal habitats with their ...
  • thatoregonlife.com
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  • 5/18/2017 9:50:00 PM
  • Fishing report 5/18
  • The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife reports that the season’s sport catch in the lower Willamette through Saturday was 4,427, while passage over Willamette Falls was 4,072. At the same date a year ago, the passage over Willamette Falls was 11,646 ..
  • The Columbian
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  • 5/18/2017 1:32:00 PM
  • Oregon Learn to Fish Event May 20 near Hermiston
  • HERMISTON, Ore. – Kids will have a chance to hone their fishing skills at a free youth fishing event at the McNary Channel Ponds near Hermiston on Saturday, May 20 from 10 a.m. to noon. The event is co-sponsored by the Oregon Department of Fish and ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/18/2017 9:15:00 AM
  • Free kids’ fishing derby at McNary Dam on Columbia
  • The event is organized by the Army Corps and the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife. To get there, drive one mile east of Umatilla on Highway 730 on the south side of the river and turn north onto McNary Dam Road.
  • Tri-City Herald
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  • 5/15/2017 11:32:00 PM
  • Fish ladder repairs will close Lake Creek Falls from July 1 to Sept. 15
  • The river is home to coho salmon, a species listed as threatened on the federal Endangered Species Act, so contractors must work in the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife’s in-stream work window of July 1 to Sept. 15, the BLM noted. “We understand ...
  • Register-Guard
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  • 5/15/2017 11:04:00 PM
  • Oregon: Hatchery Hole at Cole Rivers Closed as of Today (May 15)
  • ROSEBURG, Ore – An emergency angling closure at the "Hatchery Hole" at Cole Rivers Hatchery Dam begins Monday, May 15 through July 31, 2017. Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife biologists need to protect hatchery spring Chinook broodstock collection ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/15/2017 4:26:00 AM
  • Steelhead Returns Slow in Lower Columbia
  • OLYMPIA – The slow passage of spring chinook salmon over Bonneville Dam has prompted fishery managers from Washington and Oregon to delay a recreational steelhead fishery originally set to begin May 16 in the lower Columbia River. The annual fishery for ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/15/2017 4:26:00 AM
  • HB 2902 must pass as is to ensure access for Oregon fishing fleets
  • HB 2902 has garnered far more attention during the 2017 Oregon Legislative Session than anyone could have imagined. The bill, which is intended as a housekeeping measure serving to clarify existing statute, provides specific language expounding on the ...
  • The World
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  • 5/13/2017 2:14:00 PM
  • Warming water temperatures warm anglers’ hearts as lake fishing improves
  • Look for fish close to cover or cruising any weed lines. Columbia: Washington and Oregon fish managers have delayed the steelhead fishery in the lower river that was to open Tuesday. The annual fishery for hatchery steelhead and jack chinook salmon ...
  • Tacoma News Tribune
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  • 5/13/2017 12:11:00 AM

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