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Tag: National Marine Fisheries Services

Resurgent Northwest salmon show dam ‘spill’ is better than barging

Salmon success recasts debate By Rocky Barker Idaho Statesman Lorri Bodi’s call in the 1990s for federal dam managers to divert Columbia River flows away from hydroelectric turbines to aid endangered salmon was met by anger and an army of … Read on 

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Feds look at scaling back hatcheries

Fisheries service offers alternatives to trim Columbia basin production and protect fish By Scott Learn The Oregonian Federal biologists on Friday sent their strongest signal to date that the Columbia River Basin’s immense hatchery production –and the lucrative fishing opportunities … Read on 

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