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Tag archive for: Endangered Species Act

  • Doubling Down on the Broken Promises of Fish Hatcheries

    Recently, our good friends over at Patagonia joined the fight by posting a story on their blog The Cleanest Line about the need to stop NMFS proposal to list 23 hatchery steelhead and salmon programs under the Endangered Species Act.

    Category: In the News | Posted by: | 12/18/16 | Comments: 0
  • Endangered Species Act Protections for Hatchery Fish?

    After years of treating hatchery steelhead as a threat to their wild counterparts, NOAA is pulling a complete 180 and is proposing to protect 18 hatchery steelhead and salmon programs under the Endangered Species Act!

    Category: In the News | Posted by: | 11/17/16 | Comments: 0
  • Update on Fish, Not Gold Campaign

    Update on the Fish, Not Gold Campaign from campaign director Kim McDonald.

    Category: Newsletter Articles | Posted by: | 4/8/14 | Comments: 5
  • Fish, Not Gold

    Kim McDonald of Shelterwood Consulting chimes in on the current lack of regulations for suction-dredge mining in Washington streams and their effects on critical habitat for endangered salmonids.

    Category: Newsletter Articles | Posted by: | 2/5/14 | Comments: 92
  • Interim Agreement Protects Wild Elwha Steelhead From Hatchery Release

    Non-native hatchery steelhead will not be released into the Elwha River and its tributaries this year, say four conservation groups that earlier this month filed suit against federal agencies and officials of the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe (in their official capacities) for releases of hatchery fish into the Elwha.

    Category: In the News | Posted by: | 2/24/12 | Comments: 2
  • Suit Filed To Block Elwha Hatchery Programs

    Citing warnings from agency and independent scientists, four conservation groups filed suit today against several federal agencies and officials of the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe (in their official capacities) for violating the Endangered Species Act (ESA) and ignoring the best available science and threatening the recovery of killer whales, Chinook salmon, and native steelhead by funding and operating fish hatchery programs in the Elwha River.

    Category: In the News | Posted by: | 2/9/12 | Comments: 3