Celebrating over 20 years of healthy wild salmon rivers
The mission of Wild Salmon Center is to promote the conservation and sustainable use of wild salmon ecosystems across the Pacific Rim. We identify science-based solutions to sustain wild salmonids and the human communities and livelihoods that depend on them.
October 24, 2014 -- Join WSC and guest speaker and honoree Ted Turner as we celebrate over twenty years of successful wild salmon conservation across the North Pacific! Find out more about the event or buy tickets online.
The Salmon Fishery Improvement Project (FIP) Partnership launches the first-ever FIP tracker to allow buyers and conservation advocates to verify fisheries’ improvement claims and track the progress of individual fisheries. Launch FIP tracker
Want to do more for wild salmon ecosystems? Consider making a gift to WSC today—and help us safeguard vital habitat, promote more sustainable fisheries, and build conservation leadership in salmon-dependent communities across the North Pacific. Make a difference today!
Wild Salmon Center is approved to receive grants through the 1% for the Planet program.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has just released the proposed determination of its intent to protect Bristol Bay. As part of EPA’s decision process, it has also launched a final comment period. This comment period is the final, critical step. Before September 19, 2014, the EPA needs to hear that people across America support protections for wild salmon.
Take action now by commenting on the proposed Bristol Bay 404(c) determination. Ask EPA to complete the Clean Water Act 404(c) process and protect Bristol Bay’s wild salmon, jobs and communities today.
The Wild Salmon Center, Khabarovsk Wildlife Foundation and partners have succeeded in winning the approval of the Tugursky Nature Reserve, which will protect nearly 80,000 acres of critical habitat within the Tugur Watershed—home to over 20 species of fish, including the threatened Siberian taimen. Read More.
WSC Senior Conservation Biologist Pete Rand joins partners in the ice-cold water of Japan's Sarufutsu River to monitor the endangered and enegmatic sea-run taimen. Read More.
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) approved the Coastal Multi-Species Conservation and Management Plan, which established roughly half the watersheds on the Oregon Coast between the Rogue River and the Columbia as “Wild Fish Emphasis Areas.” Read More.
A decade of efforts by Wild Salmon Center and partners results in the protection of over 1.2 million acres that will permanently safeguard a rare island ecosystem in its entirety. Read More.