Select Page
Willamette Falls Lamprey Harvest 2015

Willamette Falls Lamprey Harvest 2015

With no obstructions all the way to the Pacific Ocean, Willamette Falls on the Willamette River in Oregon City, Oregon is one of the last major lamprey harvest sites left in the Columbia River Basin. Tribal fishers from the Warm Springs, Yakama, and Umatilla tribes...
Forecasting Salmon Runs

Forecasting Salmon Runs

CRITFC Executive Director Paul Lumley’s Message One of the key pieces of information in fishery planning is the pre-season forecast—an estimate of how many salmon will be returning. This isn’t always a perfect science and it is based on past perfomance. In some...
Ocean Fishery Planning

Ocean Fishery Planning

Among the many duties of Fish and Wildlife Committee Members and CRITFC Commissioners are delegations where they are sent to participate in the work of the Pacific Salmon Commission and Pacific Fishery Management Council. The Pacific Salmon Commission deals with...
Contaminants Found in Juvenile Lamprey

Contaminants Found in Juvenile Lamprey

Recent research by the U.S. Geological Survey and the Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission found that high levels of pesticides, flame retardants, and mercury in Pacific lamprey may be contributing to their overall decline in the Columbia River Basin. The...
Revised ID, WA Water Quality Standards

Revised ID, WA Water Quality Standards

Both Washington and Idaho are moving forward to update their surface water quality standards.  These standards determine the “safe” level of pollution that industry and municipal wastewater treatment plants are allowed to discharge into streams and rivers of the...
Page 5 of 18« First...34567...10...Last »

Pin It on Pinterest