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Report: Restoration efforts in Columbia Basin helping salmon

The $500 million spent annually on habitat restoration projects and improvements are helping salmon, steelhead and other wildlife in the Columbia River Basin, federal agencies responsible for operating 14 federal dams say. 24 more words

The Register-Guard

With America's fisheries rebounding, we can't turn back

In the last 20 years, one of the country’s most valuable natural resources has transformed from a national disaster to a great American recovery story. But unless you’re a fishery scientist or a fisherman who suffered through the near collapse of a fishery, you’ve probably never heard the story. 14 more words

The Oregonian

Floodplain recommendations push development elsewhere

Flood damages nationwide total more than $8 billion a year. While some see a flood as an “act of God,” the real problem is that we’ve built so many houses and commercial buildings in harm’s way — on floodplains prone to high water. 9 more words

Opinion

MiningWatch launches private prosecution against B.C. government and mining company

WILLIAMS LAKE, B.C. – An advocacy group has launched a private prosecution under the Fisheries Act against the B.C. government and a mining company over the disastrous consequences of the… 387 more words

News

Preserving Eelgrass While Remediating Legacy Contamination

What do you do when the State requires you to take action, yet prohibits that action? It’s a conundrum that takes imagination and determination.

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Natural Resources

Clark 'the Greedy' of Tulamben

Clark ‘the Greedy’ of Tulamben is no character from a Greek-saga! Amphiprion clarkii or more commonly referred to as Clark’s anemonefish will usually be found habitating beaded sea anemone (pictured). 135 more words

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