- Patagonia's The Cleanest Line: Save Money, Save Salmon, Save Mike: Free the Snake Friday, 21 August 2015 - Patagonia's The Cleanest Line: Save Money, Save Salmon, Save Mike: Free the Snake August 21, 2015 By Steve Hawley Meet Mike. He’s 21 years old, 20 feet long, weighs about 10,000 pounds. He speaks a language that was taught to him by his elders: a series of squeaks, clicks and squeals that allow... Read more...
- Wild Salmon & Steelhead News (Aug. - Sept. 2015) Tuesday, 18 August 2015 - Wild Salmon & Steelhead NewsAugust-September 2015 1. Columbia – Snake River Basin Hot Water Kills Hundreds of Thousands of Adult Salmon 2. Elwha River Restoration Continues to Sparkle 3. Update: The Future Dims for Lower Snake Waterway, Port of Portland 4. Save the Dates! Three Upcoming Fall... Read more...
- High Country News: Why is bad science protecting the Lower Snake River dams? Tuesday, 18 August 2015 - High Country News Op-Ed: Why is bad science protecting the Lower Snake River dams? Borg Hendrickson Aug. 12, 2015 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the country's dam-building agency, sounded like it knew what it was talking about in 2002. After spending six years and $30 million, the agency... Read more...
Western salmon states, fishing businesses, conservation groups and Northwest tribes have been in litigation over federal dams and wild salmon protection in the Columbia Basin for almost two decades. Now is the time for all stakeholders to come together and create a new approach to salmon restoration.
Wind & Salmon Connection
Wild salmon and wind energy work together well in the Northwest, as sustainable resources and job creators. But the Obama administration's present management of our Rivers doesn't reflect this natural partnership. We're working to change that.
Salmon Mean Business
Salmon are a critical part of the northwest economy, supporting a diverse set of industries including fishing, tourism, renewable energy, and outdoor retailers that bring billions to the northwest and create thousands of jobs. A healthy environment means a healthy economy and the threats salmon face threaten us all.
One of a Kind
The wild salmon and steelhead of the Northwest are an incredible story of nature. When dinosaurs roamed the earth, salmon were swimming in our waters. Snake River salmon travel more than 900 miles inland and climb almost 7,000 feet to reach their spawning grounds – making them truly one of a kind.