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Wild fish, Habitat, it all makes a difference…

Check out Shane Anderson’s short piece on the Montana story and why they now have some of the best wild trout fishing in the world!  

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Eel River Restoration

In the last couple of years there has been some good work work done on our coastal rivers to help boast salmon and steelhead runs. The Eel is receiving much attention especially from CalTrout and some other resources such as … Continue reading

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Documentary on the removal of the Elwah Dams

Found this over at Moldy Chum. This is an interesting documentary on the removal of the Elwah dams on Washington’s Olympic Penninula. The first dam has been removed and the upper dam is currently in the removal process in hope … Continue reading

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18 Wild Garcia River Steelhead found in Freezer during Pot bust

Mendocino and Humboldt counties are highly known for their steelhead fishing and Marijuana. During a local put bust in Mendocino county near the Garcia River, game wardens found 18 dead wild Steelhead and 56 Ducks in a freezer. Seeing that … Continue reading

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Klamath Dam Removal Legislation

Here’s some more news on the Klamath Dam removal front. Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., and Congressman Mike Thompson, D-St. Helena, jointly introduced the Klamath Basin Economic Restoration Act in the Senate and House today. The legislation would implement a plan, … Continue reading

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Nature: Salmon Running the Gauntlet

PBS has a great show called Nature and last week the feature was on Salmon in the Columbia River system. The focus of the show talks about the decline of Salmonids, mainly due to Columbia River dams and hatcheries. It … Continue reading

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Sandy River guides speak out for wild fish

This linked over from Horatio on facebook. An important read about trying to save Sandy River steelhead. Anyone who has fished the Sandy know how special of a river it is along with its fish. Read on… Wild fish, Sustainable … Continue reading

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