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...authorities have released a final plan for restoring populations of chinook salmon, steelhead and bull trout on the Upper Columbia River. The 352-page recovery plan endorsed Tuesday by the National Marine Fisheries Service covers the chinook and...
No Sierra Club award

...authority over the cleanup of the Columbia River to a commission controlled by the state of Idaho, Coeur received the Upper Columbia River Group's "Dead Swan Award." A dubious distinction indeed, and the only kind of award Coeur d' Alene Mines...
U.S.-Canada salmon agreement proposed

...The reduction in catch in northern ocean fisheries will increase annual returns of summer and fall chinook to the Upper Columbia River by 3 percent to 7 percent, a significant improvement from the 1999 agreement, said Olney Pratt Jr., executive...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: State doubles troll quotes 6/24/97

...they eat large numbers of the young fish.'' Early reports also show a strong salmon population along the Upper Columbia River, Burke said. Canadian officials said a slight abundance in this year's stocks is possible, but the quota...


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