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  • Oregon's Bottomfish Season to Reopen Outside 40 Fathoms Oct. 1
  • NEWPORT, Ore.— Recreational fishing for bottomfish for some species will reopen Oct. 1 outside the 40 fathom line for anglers with "long-leader" gear. Several species of rockfish found outside of 40 fathoms are abundant and catches are well under quota ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/28/2017 6:20:00 AM
  • Oregon Bottomfish Reopens for Some Species Outside 40 Fathoms Oct. 1
  • NEWPORT, Ore.— Recreational fishing for bottomfish for some species will reopen Oct. 1 outside the 40 fathom line for anglers with "long-leader" gear. Several species of rockfish found outside of 40 fathoms are abundant and catches are well under quota ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/27/2017 7:21:00 AM
  • Pacific Halibut All-Depth Ends off Oregon Central Coast
  • NEWPORT, Ore.—Oregon's recreational summer all-depth halibut season in the Central Coast subarea has ended for the year because the quota has been reached. The nearshore halibut fishery (inside of the 40-fathom line) for the Central Coast subarea will ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/26/2017 6:13:00 AM
  • Halibut fishing remains open inside 40 fathoms along Oregon Coast
  • Halibut fishing at all depths off the Oregon Coast won't re-open this year. Oregon biologists said last weekend's opening used up most of the remaining poundage quota and there isn't enough left for another fishery. Halibut fishing inside the 40-fathom ...
  • OregonLive
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  • 9/23/2017 1:52:00 PM
  • Biologists use electricity to catch fish for counting study
  • “The fish are attracted toward the anode, and when they get closer it stuns them and they basically roll and stop swimming,” said Dave Harris, the southwest hydropower coordinator for the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife. “Any fish within about ...
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  • 9/23/2017 5:47:00 AM
  • Octoberfish returns Oct. 7
  • CHARLESTON — Octoberfish returns for the 13th year on Saturday, Oct. 7. This year's celebration will be held at Oregon Institute of Marine Biology, 63433 Boat Basin Road in Charelston. Octoberfish starts at 10 a.m. and ends at 6 p.m. The annual ...
  • The World
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  • 9/22/2017 5:09:00 PM
  • Biologists electrofishing in Soda Springs Reservoir
  • "The fish are attracted toward the anode, and when they get closer it stuns them and they basically roll and stop swimming," said Dave Harris, the southwest hydropower coordinator for the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife. "Any fish within about 8 ...
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  • 9/22/2017 4:00:00 PM
  • No more rockfish fishing for the rest of 2017
  • It seems that this decision came unexpectedly to everyone including our local Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife office who were left to answer angry questions from angry fishermen and businessmen without any answers or defense to offer. “Bad news ...
  • The World
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  • 9/22/2017 1:07:00 PM
  • Oregon: DFW Seeks Comment on Bad Banks Creek Fish Passage
  • SALEM, Ore. – Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) seeks public comment on a request by the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) to provide a waiver from the state's fish passage requirements at a fish barrier culvert on Bad Banks Creek ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/22/2017 5:21:00 AM
  • Oregon: DFW Seeks Comment on Fish Passage Waiver
  • SALEM, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) seeks public comment on a new request to provide a waiver from the state's fish passage requirements. Weyerhauser Western Timberlands (Applicant) owns and manages this road culvert.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/21/2017 6:26:00 AM
  • Meetings On Pacific Halibut Fisheries in Oregon
  • Wednesday, Sept. 27 at 6 p.m, ODFW Marine Resources Program conference room, 2040 SE Marine Science Dr., Newport. For those who cannot attend in person or via the webcast, an online survey and the meeting background materials will be availableThursday, Sep
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/21/2017 6:26:00 AM
  • Coast Guard Rescues 5 After Capsize in Oregon Inlet
  • The 54-foot fishing boat Synergy washes up on the beach after capsizing in Oregon Inlet, North Carolina, Sept. 16, 2017. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy National Park Service) WILMINGTON, N.C. — A Coast Guard boat crew rescued five people after their ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/19/2017 5:54:00 AM
  • Pete Heley: Bottomfishing on Oregon Coast will close Oct. 18
  • The big news this past week was the implementation, as of Monday, Oct. 18th, of a complete closure on bottomfishing along the Oregon coast. A similar closure went into effect in 2004, but that closure allowed anglers to target bottomfish while fishing from
  • The World
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  • 9/18/2017 10:37:00 PM
  • Oregon: DFW Seeks Candidate for Fish Screening Task Force
  • The seven members of the Task Force are appointed by the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission. Three members represent agricultural interests, three members represent fishing or fish conservation interests, and one member represents the public at large.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/18/2017 8:02:00 AM
  • DEQ Investigates Glen Creek Contamination After Fish Go Belly-Up
  • The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality is investigating a possible contamination of Glen Creek after dead fish were found floating in the water Friday. Rasmussen Spray Service workers applied two water treatments to a private pond at 1170 Willow ..
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  • 9/16/2017 7:17:00 PM
  • Norway not
  • Former state economist Gregg Erickson, now a resident of Oregon, years ago suggested the traditional Alaska industries – tourism, fisheries, maybe a little mining – could still support a state the size of Alaska before-oil. There were about 350,000 ...
  • craigmedred.news
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  • 9/16/2017 12:54:00 AM
  • More than 1 million fish evacuated due to debris from Columbia gorge fire
  • More than 1 million fish will be removed from the Cascade Hatchery due to the threat of debris from the Eagle Creek fire, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife said Friday. About 1.65 million coho salmon and 132,000 spring Chinook salmon will be ...
  • OregonLive
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  • 9/15/2017 11:17:00 PM
  • Fish Farm Fiasco Frazzles Fishermen
  • For some, it turned into a welcome fishing derby in the middle of what Nancy Fitzpatrick, executive director of the Oregon Salmon Commission, deems "a dismal season" for wild Pacific salmon. On the Brink Commercial salmon fishermen say the fishery is ...
  • fishermensnews.com
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  • 9/15/2017 8:57:00 PM
  • A great solution for fish, fowl and farmers
  • But controlling tidewaters is a mixed blessing. Interfering with fish migration has contributed to the desperate condition of Oregon’s coho runs. And, after more than a century of use, the tide-control system is wearing out. If the dikes and gates fail ...
  • The World
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  • 9/15/2017 6:02:00 PM
  • Surveys Show Poor Outlook for Columbia River Salmon
  • They also assess the number and condition of juvenile salmon along the Oregon and Washington coastlines, since the survival of the fish during their first months at sea helps predict how many are likely to survive over the longer term. NOAA Fisheries' many
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/15/2017 7:53:00 AM
  • Recreational bottomfish season closing Sunday
  • Oregon’s recreational bottomfish season will close to all species but flatfish as of Sunday, Sept. 17 at 11:59 p.m. because the quotas for several species have been reached, according to an Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife news release. As of Sept.
  • Herald and News
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  • 9/15/2017 7:17:00 AM
  • ODFW seeks candidate for Fish Screening Task Force – Apply by Oct. 13
  • The seven members of the Task Force are appointed by the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission. Three members represent agricultural interests, three members represent fishing or fish conservation interests, and one member represents the public at large.
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  • 9/14/2017 10:11:00 PM
  • Oregon: Bottomfish Seasons to Close Sept. 17
  • NEWPORT, Ore.—Oregon's recreational bottomfish season will close to all species but flatfish as of Sunday, Sept. 17 at 11:59 p.m. because the quotas for several species have been reached. As of Monday morning (Sept. 18), anglers may no longer catch or ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/14/2017 6:45:00 AM
  • Fishing the North Coast: Halibut closes — rockfish, tuna it is
  • For more info, visit https://cdfgnews.wordpress.com/2017/09/08/recreational-pacific-halibut-fishery-to-end-sunday-sept-10/. Oregon recreational rockfish closed as of Monday Oregon’s recreational bottomfish season will close to all species but flatfish as .
  • Times-Standard
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  • 9/14/2017 5:57:00 AM
  • Fishing, hunting, hiking all impacted by fires in gorge
  • “The Coast Guard closed the Columbia between Reed Island and Bonneville Dam, and this is the peak for that section of the river,” said Jimmy Watts, a fish biologist for the state of Oregon. “Those guys that usually fish there are having to find a new ...
  • The Columbian
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  • 9/14/2017 5:24:00 AM
  • Anglers in the Gulf Stream reporting yellowfin, blackfin tuna
  • No boats have been offshore, due to the weather and high winds. Contact: Oregon Inlet Fishing Center 252-441-6301, www.oregon-inlet.com. Fishing is still slow for the majority of the lake. The only reports coming in are those of crappie biting on minnows .
  • The News & Observer
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  • 9/13/2017 7:50:00 PM
  • The Art of Oregon Fly-Fishing
  • The Rogue River is an Oregon treasure, brawling its way through 215 miles of rocky chasms and rolling valleys, renowned for runs of salmon and steelhead that bring fly-fishing aficionados from all over the world. It’s not surprising, then, that the Rogue .
  • www.1859oregonmagazine.com
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  • 9/11/2017 6:46:00 PM
  • Corps, Oregon DFW Sign Hatchery Contracts
  • PORTLAND, Ore. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers issued two contracts recently to the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife for the operation of five hatcheries and the production of salmon and steelhead to offset impacts of the Corps' dams in Oregon.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/8/2017 5:56:00 AM
  • Fly Fishing Yamsi – Oregon Spring Creek from Todd Moen and Catch Magazine
  • “Todd captures Oregon’s south central high country for some spring creek action on the Yamsi Ranch. The Yamsi Ranch is a third-generation working cattle ranch located at the headwaters of the Williamson River near Chiloquin, Oregon. John Hyde works on ...
  • venturingangler.com
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  • 9/7/2017 10:45:00 AM
  • Oregon: Fish Restoration/Enhancement Boat to Meet Friday Sept. 8
  • SALEM, Ore. — The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife's Fish Restoration and Enhancement Board will meet on Friday, Sept. 8 in Central Point. The board will meet from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the ODFW Central Point Office at 1495 E Gregory Rd. to review ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/7/2017 7:08:00 AM
  • VIDEO: Impact of Micro Plastic Waste on Oregon’s Shell Fish
  • The impact of extremely small particles of waste plastics on Razor Clams and Oysters along the Oregon coast is being investigated by researchers at Portland State University. To conduct the research the group has secured funding from Oregon Sea Grant - one
  • Waste Management World
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  • 9/6/2017 4:25:00 PM
  • Imperiled fish need a fighting chance against sea lions (Guest opinion)
  • Extinction of our native wildlife is not something Oregonians take lightly. Unfortunately, the fate of one of Oregon's iconic fish, native Willamette winter steelhead, hangs in the balance. Steelhead have returned to the Willamette for millennia but the ..
  • OregonLive
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  • 9/6/2017 2:01:00 PM
  • The Latest: Fire prompts Oregon fish release
  • TROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning across the U.S. West (all times local): 5:07 p.m. Oregon fisheries managers have released thousands of hatchery salmon months early in response to a large wildfire raging in the Columbia River Gorge.
  • Westport News
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  • 9/6/2017 4:24:00 AM
  • Eagle Creek Fire prompts Oregon fish release
  • Oregon fisheries managers have released thousands of hatchery salmon months early in response to a large wildfire raging in the Columbia River Gorge. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife said Tuesday it released the fish into the Columbia River to ..
  • KATU
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  • 9/6/2017 3:43:00 AM
  • The Latest: Fire prompts Oregon fish release
  • Oregon fisheries managers have released thousands of hatchery salmon months early in response to a large wildfire raging in the Columbia River Gorge. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife said Tuesday it released the fish into the Columbia River to ..
  • ABC News
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  • 9/6/2017 12:15:00 AM
  • Fish and Wildlife Commission
  • The council oversees fisheries management in ocean waters three to 200 miles off the Pacific coast. He previously worked for the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife and the then-Washington Department of Fisheries. Inslee re-appointed Carpenter ...
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  • 9/5/2017 6:57:00 AM
  • Fish Restoration and Enhancement Board to meet in Central Point
  • SALEM, Ore. — The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife’s Fish Restoration and Enhancement Board will meet on Friday, Sept. 8 in Central Point. The board will meet from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the ODFW Central Point Office at 1495 E Gregory Rd. to review ...
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  • 9/2/2017 12:57:00 AM
  • Oregon Nearshore Halibut Opens Sept. 3
  • NEWPORT, Ore.—Oregon recreational anglers will again be able to fish for nearshore halibut in the Central Oregon Coast Subarea (Cape Falcon to Humbug Mt.) seven days a week beginning Sunday, Sept. 3 until Oct. 31, or the adjusted quota is met. The Oregon .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/31/2017 6:16:00 AM
  • Oregon: Central Nearshore Halibut Re-Opens Sept. 3
  • ODFW, NMFS, and IPHC conferred on the progress of Oregon recreational halibut fisheries, the amount of quota remaining, and the trends in effort and harvest the last several years; and decided to shift some quota around allowing the Central Oregon Coast ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/30/2017 6:13:00 AM
  • Ocean fishing will be a big draw for Labor Day weekend
  • A bonus weekend approaches for Labor Day ocean anglers on the central Oregon Coast. Not only will an all-depth halibut season be open Friday and Saturday, but state and federal fish managers announced Monday they will reopen the nearshore halibut fishery .
  • OregonLive
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  • 8/29/2017 1:07:00 PM
  • Oregon Halibut All-Depth Fishery to Open Sept. 1-2
  • Central Oregon Coast Subarea Summer All-Depth: During the August 18-19 opening, there were 7,034 pounds landed, this leaves 24,967 pounds (38%) of the allocation remaining. The summer all-depth fishery will be open Sept 1-2. Effort during the last opening
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/28/2017 6:34:00 AM
  • More halibut sportfishing due for Oregon Coast anglers
  • Oregon will reopen all-depth halibut fishing Friday and Saturday, Sept. 1-2, on the Central Oregon Coast between Cape Falcon (Manzanita) and Humbug Mountain (Port Oford). The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife said wind, weather and the eclipse crowd .
  • OregonLive
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  • 8/26/2017 2:41:00 PM
  • Simple recipes best for bass, panfish, walleye and even trout and salmon
  • Carol Doumitt of the Oregon Bass and Panfish Club simply (and quite correctly) points out "For fish, you can't beat butter and lemon pepper." Their combination in a frying pan is the easiest possible recipe for tasty, edible fish of just about any kind.
  • OregonLive
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  • 8/26/2017 2:01:00 PM
  • Warm water fish freshen the palates and passions of Oregon anglers
  • Bud Hartman is unapologetic about his blue-collar passion for white-fleshed bass, walleye, crappie, catfish and panfish, or what he calls "little green fishies." And his hunger for their poached, fried, baked, leftover-taco-friendly tickle on his taste bud
  • OregonLive
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  • 8/25/2017 11:00:00 PM
  • Redfis in Christmas Camp Bay
  • Had Mr. Justin Dosher in from Portland Oregon visiting the Big Easy and he wanted to catch some Redfish. We made a run out to Christmas Camp Bay up towards White Log looking for an early Trout bite, got out there with 5 other boats and no one was doing ...
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 8/24/2017 6:56:00 AM
  • Fish farm with 300,000 Atlantic salmon collapses in San Juan Islands
  • RELATED: Photos show the progressing Total Solar Eclipse from the path of totality in Madras, Oregon. Ron Warren, fish program assistant director for WDFW, said the farmed salmon had not received meal that contained antibiotics for more than a year.
  • kiro7.com
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  • 8/23/2017 8:20:00 AM
  • Oregon: Ocean Salmon Seasons to Close
  • Commercial Troll and Recreational Salmon North of Cape Falcon: NOAA Fisheries in consultation with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, representatives from both the commercial troll salmon fishery and
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/21/2017 6:40:00 AM
  • OREGON: Fish and Wildlife lost its way on wolves — enviros
  • New report identifies potential world heritage sites in Arctic waters.A new report launched today by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), in partnership with the US-based Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and UNESCO's World ...
  • environmentguru.com
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  • 8/18/2017 5:57:00 PM
  • Fish says cancer diagnosis 'biggest challenge I have ever faced'
  • He is being treated at the Oregon Health & Science University's Knight Cancer Institute and his doctors have prescribed regular outpatient chemotherapy treatments. Although the treatments will physically weaken him, Fish will continue to serve on the City
  • The Portland Tribune
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  • 8/17/2017 11:59:00 PM
  • Paul Atkins
  • I was hooked. Filmmaker Grace Akins grew up in Oregon, California, Virginia, Austria, and Hawai‘i. Much like her husband Paul, she was fascinated with anything outdoors, the ocean, and animals. Your father was a fisheries biologist. GRACE ...
  • pbshawaii.org
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  • 8/17/2017 11:16:00 PM
  • Shut Up and Fish
  • Sometimes you just have to shut up and fish. Depoe Bay in Oregon is carved out of rocky lava beds that stretch down to beautiful sandy beaches. As the smallest navigable harbor in the world, it is famous for gray whale watching and sport fishing and it ...
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 8/16/2017 7:56:00 PM
  • Oregon: DFW Drops Larger Trout in Eagle Cap Mountain Lakes
  • ENTERPRISE, Ore. – Thousands of juvenile trout were airlifted to the Wallowa Mountains last week by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife to supplement the fish populations of lakes within the 361,000-acre Eagle Cap Wilderness in Northeast Oregon.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/16/2017 9:22:00 AM
  • Flying Fish Is Portland’s Freshest Raw Bar
  • Now, not only is Flying Fish one of the best places to buy über-fresh Oregon seafood and meat, it’s also the best place to eat it. The diminutive six-seat Flying Fish Oyster Bar is a little oasis across from aisles of European imports and pricy ...
  • Portland Monthly Mag
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  • 8/14/2017 7:14:00 PM
  • Coast Guard, water pumps save fishing boat from sinking off Oregon Coast
  • The New Haven Coast Guard began a search Wednesday night off of the coast of Madison in Long Island Sound after witnesses reported seeing two flares going off just before 11:00 p.m. The Coast Guard, plus boats from the town of Madison, searched the sound .
  • trikkles.com
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  • 8/11/2017 3:47:00 AM
  • Proposal Would Open Hunting, Fishing In Oregon Refuges
  • U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke announced a proposal Wednesday to expand hunting and fishing at 10 national wildlife refuges, including two in Oregon. Zinke proposed opening bird hunting at Baskett Slough National Wildlife Refuge, 10 miles west .
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  • 8/11/2017 12:53:00 AM
  • Proposal Would Open Hunting, Fishing In Oregon Refuges
  • U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke announced a proposal Wednesday to expand hunting and fishing at 10 national wildlife refuges, including two in Oregon. Zinke proposed opening bird hunting at Baskett Slough National Wildlife Refuge, 10 miles west .
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  • 8/10/2017 4:49:00 PM
  • Oregon: DFW Fish Passage Task Force Meets Aug. 15 in Salem
  • SALEM, Ore. - Oregon's Fish Passage Task Force will meet Tuesday, Aug. 15 from 2-3 p.m. in the Steelhead Conference Room at the ODFW Headquarters Office at 4034 Fairview Industrial Dr. SE, Salem. This special meeting is open to the public. The agenda ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/10/2017 7:20:00 AM
  • Coast Guard, water pumps save fishing boat from sinking off Oregon Coast
  • It happened in Bellingham, near Portage Island. Seven children and three adults were rescued by the Coast Guard Tuesday night after their raft started taking on water near Portage Island in Bellingham Bay. A watchstander at Station Bellingham received a ..
  • Lazer Esportes
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  • 8/9/2017 9:01:00 PM
  • Oregon authorities kill 2 wolves after cattle attacks
  • ENTERPRISE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife authorities shot and killed two adult wolves in response to multiple attacks on cattle grazing in northeast Oregon. One wolf was killed Sunday night and a second was shot Tuesday morning ...
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  • 8/9/2017 7:55:00 PM
  • To Save the Rivers and the Woods, Try Hurling a Few Dead Fish
  • One cool September day, I visited a fish hatchery in Sweet Home, Oregon, a lumber town in the foothills of the Cascades east of Corvallis. I was there to see the year’s final holding of spring Chinook salmon collected, spawned, and ultimately tossed into .
  • Mother Jones
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  • 8/9/2017 11:53:00 AM
  • Apply by Aug. 20 to serve on Fish Restoration and Enhancement Program Board
  • SALEM, Ore. — The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking qualified applicants to fill the seafood processing position on the Fish Restoration and Enhancement (R and E) Program Board. Interested individuals must apply by Aug. 20, 2017 using the .
  • Press Release Point
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  • 8/9/2017 1:22:00 AM
  • Coast Guard, water pumps save fishing boat from sinking off Oregon Coast
  • A Coast Guard helicopter crew saved a commercial fishing vessel from potentially sinking Tuesday morning, delivering pumps to the vessel that was taking on water west of Tillamook Head, the Coast Guard said. A captain's mayday call at 3:36 a.m. from the ..
  • OregonLive
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  • 8/8/2017 10:35:00 PM
  • Oregon: FWC Adopts Sport Fish Regulations
  • SALEM, Ore.—The Fish and Wildlife Commission adopted 2018 sport fishing regulations at its meeting in Salem. Some of the changes anglers will see next year include: Anglers with a two-rod endorsement will be able to use up to five rods when ice fishing ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/7/2017 6:37:00 AM
  • Oregon’s Biggest Salmon Fishing Season Opens Today
  • Astoria, Oregon – Over 2,000 boats a day are hitting the lower Columbia River for Oregon’s most exciting salmon fishing of the year. Buoy 10 opens today, and it could help you stay cooler during our record heat. It’ll be about ten degrees colder in ...
  • KXL
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  • 8/1/2017 6:27:00 PM
  • Oregon: FWC to Review Sportfish Regs Aug. 4
  • SALEM, Ore.—The Fish and Wildlife Commission will meet Friday, Aug. 4 at ODFW Headquarters in Salem, 4034 Fairview Industrial Drive SE. The meeting will also be livestreamed over ODFW's Twitter and Periscope (@MyODFW) accounts. It begins at 8 a.m. and ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 7/31/2017 6:55:00 AM
  • Freedive Spearfishing in Oregon?
  • Sinking into cold, green space, the icy water fills your wetsuit. Imaginary sharks circle, just out of view, which isn’t very far. At “The Fingers,” a popular freedive spearfishing spot in Newport, visibility is around ten feet on a good day and ...
  • corvallisadvocate.com
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  • 7/27/2017 3:07:00 AM
  • Oregon: DFW Asks Anglers to Give Steelhead a Helping Hand
  • CLACKAMAS, Ore. – Facing some of the lowest steelhead returns on record, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife has already curtailed steelhead fishing seasons throughout the Columbia River basin by adopting rolling season closures, reduced bag ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 7/25/2017 6:33:00 AM
  • Eastern Oregon dam being removed to improve fish passage
  • The dam was considered a significant problem for native salmon and steelhead. PENDLETON, Ore. — Work has started to remove a dam in eastern Oregon that blocks salmon, steelhead and lamprey. The effort to remove the Dillon Diversion Dam on the Umatilla ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 7/24/2017 8:15:00 PM
  • Eastern Oregon dam being removed to improve fish passage
  • PENDLETON (AP) — Work has started to remove a dam in eastern Oregon that blocks salmon, steelhead and lamprey. The effort to remove the Dillon Diversion Dam on the Umatilla River outside of Echo started earlier this month, the East Oregonian reported.
  • Union-Bulletin
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  • 7/24/2017 6:12:00 PM
  • Oregon: DFW Seeks Sport Fishing Rep for Fish Restoration/Enhancement Board
  • SALEM, Ore. — The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking qualified applicants to fill a soon to be vacant sport fishing position on the Fish Restoration and Enhancement (R and E) Program Board. Interested individuals must apply by July 31 ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 7/24/2017 6:05:00 AM
  • Crews Begin Removing Eastern Oregon Dam To Improve Fish Passage
  • It took 20 years of planning, studies and grant writing, but the removal of the Dillon Diversion Dam is finally underway on the Umatilla River. A pair of excavators rumbled over the dry, rocky riverbed Wednesday morning two miles downstream of Echo, Oregon
  • OPB
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  • 7/23/2017 3:34:00 PM
  • E. Oregon dam being removed to improve fish passage
  • PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) — Work has started to remove a dam in eastern Oregon that blocks salmon, steelhead and lamprey. The effort to remove the Dillon Diversion Dam on the Umatilla River outside of Echo started earlier this month, the East Oregonian reported
  • KGW 8 Portland
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  • 7/22/2017 10:10:00 PM
  • E. Oregon dam being removed to aid fish passage
  • PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) - Work has started to remove a dam in Eastern Oregon that blocks salmon, steelhead and lamprey. The East Oregonian reports (http://bit.ly/2uKCf6m) that work to remove the Dillon Diversion Dam on the Umatilla River outside of Echo ...
  • KTVZ.com
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  • 7/22/2017 9:02:00 PM
  • Oregon Coast Program Expands: Learn to Buy Fish Off the Docks
  • (Oregon Coast) – If you've ever wanted to head down to the Oregon coast and buy seafood straight from a boat you were probably hit by the same mental roadblocks and questions as many. What to look for? What questions to ask? Where exactly can I go on the .
  • Beach Connection
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  • 7/22/2017 2:05:00 AM
  • Oregon Releasing 65,000 Trophy Trout This Summer
  • SALEM, Ore.—Thousands of extra-large rainbow trout will be released at locations around the state this summer as the as the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife enters the second year of its "Trophy Trout" program. Bred to fight, more large rainbow ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 7/21/2017 6:55:00 AM
  • Oregon: DFW Announces Meetings on Sport Halibut, Bottomfish Seasons
  • NEWPORT, Ore.— The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking input from recreational anglers to help shape the 2017 Pacific halibut and 2018 and 2019-2020 bottomfish seasons. Anglers are encouraged to participate in the season-setting process by ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 7/21/2017 6:55:00 AM
  • 1 fish, 2 fish, hagfish, Trumphish
  • Reading about the hagfish spill on the Oregon Coast last week, I realized what a perfect logo or mascot this slimy purple creature would be for the Trump administration. To wit: “hagfish — commonly know as slime eel or snot snake — is an eel-like ...
  • Register-Guard
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  • 7/19/2017 1:31:00 AM
  • Commercial fishing boat sinks at Warrenton marina
  • WARRENTON — A commercial fishing boat has sunk and is leaking fuel at a marina in northwestern Oregon, near the mouth of the Columbia River, the Coast Guard said. The Coast Guard said it received word around 5:30 a.m. Sunday that the 43-foot Western ...
  • Register-Guard
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  • 7/18/2017 6:13:00 AM
  • Fishing Vessel Sinks At Marina Near Mouth Of Columbia River
  • The Coast Guard says a commercial fishing boat has sunk and is leaking fuel at a marina in northwestern Oregon, near the mouth of the Columbia River. The agency says it received word at about 5:30 a.m. Sunday that the 43-foot Western Skies was partially ..
  • OPB
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  • 7/17/2017 5:23:00 PM
  • Sunken fishing boat leaking fuel along Oregon Coast
  • Coast Guard crews are responding to a fishing vessel that sunk and is leaking fuel on the Oregon Coast in the town Warrenton Sunday. The Coast Guard was notified around 5:30 a.m. that the 43-foot vessel sank at its moorings at the Warrenton Marina and ...
  • KING 5
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  • 7/16/2017 9:26:00 PM
  • U.S. Coast Guard responds to sunken fishing vessel in Oregon
  • by: KIRO 7 News Staff Updated: Jul 16, 2017 - 12:14 PM WARRENTON, Ore. - U.S. Coast Guard crews are responding to the Warrenton Marina in Warrenton, Oregon where the commercial fishing vessel 'Western Skies' has sunk and is leaking fuel. The Coast Guard ..
  • kiro7.com
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  • 7/16/2017 8:48:00 PM
  • Slimy Fish Cover Oregon Highway After Truck Accident
  • On July 14, a truck carrying thousands of fish wrecked on an Oregon highway covering the road and at least one car in slime. The truck was carrying Hagfish, which look like eels and generate massive amounts of anti-predator mucus at a moment’s notice.
  • MSN
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  • 7/15/2017 1:43:00 AM
  • Helicopters to drop trout into Oregon’s high mountain lakes
  • SALEM, Ore. — More than 350,000 fingerling trout are being dropped from helicopters into lakes across the mountains of Oregon. The goal of this week’s drop is to offer fishing opportunities to those willing to venture into the backcountry, The ...
  • The Republic
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  • 7/14/2017 5:21:00 PM
  • ‘Flying fish’ splashing down in Oregon’s high mountain lakes
  • CLACKAMAS — More than 350,000 fingerling trout are splashing down in hundreds of high mountain lakes across the Cascade Range from Mt. Hood to Klamath Falls this week, as the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife readies the waters along the Pacific ...
  • Herald and News
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  • 7/14/2017 12:07:00 PM
  • Oregon: "Flying Fish" Splash Down in Oregon's High Mountain Lakes
  • A helicopter returns from a fish-stocking site with ODFW trout shuttle in tow. The shuttle is equipped with 30 reservoirs that hold water and fingerling trout, which are released every other year in more than 350 of Oregon's high mountain lakes. -Photo by
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 7/13/2017 5:39:00 AM
  • Fish ladder to help salmon and steelhead in Oregon
  • LA GRANDE, Ore. (AP) — A fish ladder being constructed this summer at La Grande Reservoir aims to restore salmon and steelhead populations in a previously inaccessible stream channel in Beaver Creek. The stream channel has been blocked since about 1910 ...
  • KATU
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  • 7/12/2017 12:15:00 PM
  • 'Flying fish' splashing down in Oregon mountain lakes
  • A helicopter returns from a fish-stocking site with ODFW trout shuttle in tow. The shuttle is equipped with 30 reservoirs that hold water and fingerling trout, which are released every other year in more than 350 of Oregon's high mountain lakes. (Photo ...
  • KTVZ.com
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  • 7/12/2017 7:58:00 AM
  • Fish ladder to help salmon and steelhead in Oregon
  • LA GRANDE, Ore. (AP) — A fish ladder being constructed this summer at La Grande Reservoir aims to restore salmon and steelhead populations in a previously inaccessible stream channel in Beaver Creek. The stream channel has been blocked since about 1910 ...
  • Herald and News
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  • 7/12/2017 12:03:00 AM
  • Oregon: Central Coast Halibut Closes Until Aug. 4
  • NEWPORT, Ore.—Decent weather and good fishing last weekend, especially on Saturday, allowed anglers to harvest most of the remaining quota for the Central Oregon Coast (Cape Falcon to Humbug Mt.) spring all-depth sport halibut fishery. Therefore, there ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 7/11/2017 6:14:00 AM
  • Oregon Seeks Permits to Euthanize Fish-Eating Sea Lions at Willamette Falls
  • Wildlife officials in Oregon are trying to procure permits that will allow them to remove sea lions by lethal means. Sea lions in the state of Oregon have eaten an estimated 20-25 percent of all the wild winter steelhead returning to enter the fish ladders
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 7/9/2017 7:47:00 PM
  • Coast Guard Saves Fishermen From Sinking Vessel Off Oregon Coast
  • The U.S. Coast Guard rescued two fishermen from a sinking commercial fishing vessel about 50 miles (80 kilometers) off the Oregon coast at about 7:15 a.m. Saturday. Coast Guard officials say two helicopters plucked the men from the 40-foot vessel west of .
  • OPB
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  • 7/9/2017 5:28:00 PM
  • Oregon Increasing Trophy Trout Releases
  • SALEM, Ore.—Thousands of extra-large rainbow trout will be released at locations around the state this summer as the as the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife enters the second year of its "Trophy Trout" program. Bred to fight, more large rainbow ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 7/7/2017 7:23:00 AM
  • Fish Eggs to Fry
  • Here the rainbow trout tip the scales at 15 pounds. Roaring River is one of several facilities run by the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Department that raise more than a million trout to be stocked at lakes and ponds across Oregon. In fact Roaring River’s ...
  • traveloregon.com
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  • 7/3/2017 9:41:00 PM
  • Paulina Lake offers variety for Central Oregon anglers
  • Arriving prepared to fish for multiple species can pay off for anglers on many lakes in Central Oregon — and especially on Paulina and East lakes. For more outdoors columns by Mark Morical, visit bendbulletin.com/outdoors. Follow on Twitter @MarkMorical.
  • The Bulletin
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  • 6/29/2017 7:34:00 AM
  • Oregon Seeks Angler Help in Fisheries Survey
  • Be part of the ODFW tag team! Take an active role in the management of Oregon fisheries! ODFW has released tagged fish in selected fisheries to evaluate harvest, survival and growth but we need your help. If you catch a tagged fish, please report it to ODF
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/29/2017 6:58:00 AM
  • 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

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