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Years of research reveal more about iconic orcas

...track the orcas movements as they moved up and down the coast.Scientists have also found that Chinook salmon from the Fraser River in British Columbia make up the bulk of their summer diet. Genetic tools have been used to understand what the orcas...
Wildlife Spy: Flight of the Western Sandpiper

...include the Upper Bay of Panama, the coast of northwestern Mexico, San Francisco Bay, Grays Harbor in Washington, the Fraser River Delta in British Columbia, and the Stikine River, Copper River Delta and Kachemak Bay in Alaska. These sandpipers...
Northwest Digest

...Washington state can look forward to a big return of Fraser River sockeye salmon this summer, the Globe and Mail of run," said Bob McKamey, a spokesman for the Fraser River Gillnetters Association. "This could be a real important...
Northwest Digest

...Environment officials were using booms and temporary dams in the local creek system to stop the fuel from getting to the Fraser River. An unspecified number of fish were killed by the spill, said Lance Sundquist of the British Columbia Environment...
Fishing association opposes proposed Pebble mine

...learn more about the project. He said large mines and fishermen operate together in other watersheds, including the Fraser River, western Canada's richest sockeye source, where millions of fish migrate annually, just as in Bristol Bay. Northern...
Mine executive says Pebble, fishing can co-exist

...fishery. Similar developments have proven it elsewhere, she said, including a copper mine near British Columbia's Fraser River, which last year saw record salmon runs. Anglo American three years ago pledged to listen to concerns and to apply...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...million. The agreement concerning the American share of Fraser River sockeye will be in effect for 12 years. The U.S...the removal of a significant portion of Washington's Fraser River sockeye fishery. Chinook salmon received special attention...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...a bit odd? Friday's Empire article on the salmon treaty incorrectly placed the Fraser River in Washington state. A little geography lesson: The Fraser River is in British Columbia. The mouth of the river is known as the Port of Vancouver...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...These wetlands are one of the few hospitable stops along the steep-walled coastal migration corridor between the Fraser River Delta in British Columbia and the Copper River Delta,'' the text reads. The long distance flight champs are the...
Injunction blocks dumping of diseased salmon in Fraser

...diseased Atlantic salmon in the Fraser River. The young fish carry at a processing plant on the Fraser River, according to David Suzuki Foundation...infected salmon would flush into the Fraser River, Langer said. That could allow...


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