Local Salmon News

Pomeroy Conservation District shores up water habitat funds article in the Union Bullitin January 2016

Council Recommends Hatchery Expansion For Reintroducing Salmon To Walla Walla River (October 2013):  http://www.cbbulletin.com/428636.aspx

Eastern Washington Anglers Eye More Spring Chinook (September 2013):  The Columbian Article

USFS removes final fish passage barrier on North Fork Touchet River (August 2013):  http://union-bulletin.com/news/2013/jul/22/usfs-takes-out-bull-trout-barrier-north-touchet-ri/

Nez Perce Tribe conducting habitat restoration in Crooked River (August 2013):  http://union-bulletin.com/news/2013/aug/14/case-too-crooked-river/

The Times-Waitsburg describes the elements to improving habitat and condition in a river to improve the value of the Touchet River to resources and people.  A Touchet River Blue River Fishery – Can it be Done?   (July 2013): http://m.waitsburgtimes.com/news/2013-07-04/Opinion/A_Touchet_River_Blue_River_Fishery__Can_It_Be_Done.html

June article posted in the Walla Walla Union Bulletin describe off season fishing on one of our treasured watersheds.
Big-time fishing on the Grande Ronde  (June 2013): http://union-bulletin.com/news/2013/jun/19/big-time-fishing-grande-ronde/

Article illustrate the construction of the Mill Creek fish passage project at Tausick Way posted in the Union Bulletin August 2012 Project aims to smooth fish passage in Mill Creek  http://union-bulletin.com/news/2012/aug/27/project-aims-to-smooth-fish-passage-in-mill-creek/

Article Posted in the Blue Mountain News October 2011 Issue #48 illustrates the importance of the Snake River Chinook Salmon on the local economy and culture:  The Return of the King Salmon – October, 2011