Due to the hard work and vigilance of the Native Fish Society, ODFW has changed the way in which they collect wild salmon and steelhead for their hatchery broodstock program on the Sandy River — one of our favorite steelhead rivers right here in our own backyard. But dispite the efforts of Native Fish Society, […]
There’s a new player in the fish conservation realm. Compared to awesome organizations like Trout Unlimited ($33 million annual budget) and The Atlantic Salmon Federation ($5 million annual budget), The Bonefish and Tarpon Trust ($1 million annual budget) is barely out of the egg sack, but it’s making big waves and major moves in the […]
Whole foods announced on Friday March 30 2012 that they would no longer be selling fish caught from depleted waters or through ecologically damaging methods. Among some of the items that will no longer be available are: octopus, gray sole, skate, Atlantic halibut and Atlantic cod caught by trawls, which can destroy habitats.
For the everyday weekend warrior fly fisherman, fly fishing gives a much needed relief to the hustle and bustle of the big city and those things called jobs. It also offers a first hand education of the wild and provides us with a true understanding of what that word actually means. Fresh Water futures is […]
The clothing company that has pretty much become the leading large brand for sustainable clothing production is now using some of their knowledge to help out the salmon industry in British Columbia, Canada. What does Patagonia know about the fish business? Maybe just enough to change it for the better. Yvon Chouinard and people living […]
Here’s a short clip from a documentary sponsored by Mountain Khakis featuring Wes Hodges from Project Healing Waters.
The Euro version of the Department of Fish and Game officials don’t mess around with this scumbag poacher, as they shouldn’t. There’s no weak citation and good day with these guys.
Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife will be releasing the same technology it offers for hunters this week. Sometime this week, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife will post an interactive Google Earth map of its northwest region, roughly north of a line between Cottage Grove and Reedsport and west from the Cascades to […]
We found this yesterday on Klamblog. PacifiCorp gets permit to kill Coho the Klamath’s traditional “salmon defenders” are as silent as church mice.
“Whiskey for drinking and water for fighting.” Trout Unlimited presents a Tight Line Media film, “Green with Envy.” Come to the “Green with Envy” Roadshow to see this film and a presentation on the Flaming Gorge/Green River area of Wyoming and Utah, and learn about the threat to this world-class destination posed by the Million […]
Gray Ghost Productions presents an inside look at the Atlantic Salmon habitat, or whats left of it due to dams and habitat destruction. The film looks at the past and the unknown future of the species.
By the next generation, Trout Unlimited will ensure that robust populations of native and wild coldwater fish once again thrive within their North American range, so that our children can enjoy healthy fisheries in their home waters. Hats off to TU for all the work they’re currently doing!