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Wearable Art of Place: Armor and masks

...represented.The armor itself was often created from thick hide ? sometimes elk that was acquired through trade with Columbia River-area members of the Chinook tribe. Wooden slats were often used, inside or outside, to reinforce the hide.So...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-02-11/wearable-art-place-armor-and-masks
Art
Columbia River changes could be good news for Alaska fishermen

...reservoir on the dam-clogged Columbia River to make it flow and act more like...reservoir behind John Day Dam on the Columbia River to improve chinook salmon migration. John Day Dam spans the Columbia River from Washington to Oregon 215...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011899/Loc_dam.html
Local
Research and ruminations on Northwest Coast Native peoples

...time he had a friend who was a chief of one of the Columbia River tribes. The two would sit in rocking chairs and converse...stage coach driver who had lived and worked along the Columbia River. Lots of years went by until one day, about 35 years...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2012-09-09/research-and-ruminations-northwest-
Neighbors
Agents trap salmon-eating sea lions on the Columbia

...the open cage left invitingly on a platform in the Columbia River below Bonneville Dam and flopped inside to chill out...removal. Those will be hauled to the mouth of the Columbia River and freed. Washington State Fish and Wildlife spokesman...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/042708/out_272768954.shtml
Juneau Empire Online Frontiers: Tern colony has officials concerned over threat to smolts 6/28/98

...they glide through the sea breezes that sweep up the Columbia River. Their backs and wings are capes of gray, their...though they represent the latest challenge to saving Columbia River salmon. They are taking as many as 12 million smolts...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062898/terns.html
Judge: No reprieve for NW sea lions

...California sea lions a year for five years in the Columbia River at Bonneville Dam, where they gather annually to...says the group will appeal. Charles Hudson of the Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission said the decision validated...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112708/reg_360661515.shtml
U.S. district judge in Oregon orders Columbia dam operations extension

...for the Northwest, a federal judge has ordered that Columbia River dams be operated under last year's guidelines...good news for fish and fishing communities in the Columbia River basin, but we are still a long way from solving this...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022608/sta_251288549.shtml
High chinook return projected in 2014

...said. Many of those increases, however, are coming from Washington, Oregon and Canada streams, he said. The Columbia River, for example, had much larger returns than projected last year. It's also projected to have a record return this...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-05-02/high-chinook-return-projected-2014
Outdoors
Fairbanks flight opens unmanned aircraft test site

...the UAF crew has used the little fliers to monitor oil spill response drills run by Chevron in at the mouth of the Columbia River in Oregon.The experience of the UAF staff was a "major factor" in selecting the Alaska Center as a test site operator...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-06/fairbanks-flight-opens-unmanned-aircraf
State
My Turn: Applying environmental protection where it matters

...we'd be if the government had vigorously studied and applied appropriate limits on salmon production losses in the Columbia River system long before all the dams were designed and built. But the EPA didn't exist back then. Now it's got such...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-07-27/my-turn-applying-environmental-protec
Opinion

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