Nehalem River/Tillamook Bay Overview

Goals: Create regional stronghold for salmon and steelhead and trout stocks by protecting 250,000 acres of public forestland and 8,000 acres of private lower river floodplain lands. Secure permanent headwaters to the ocean protection of key habitat in at least one river system in each watershed…

Hokkaido State of the Salmon Conference: Key for Exportation Strategy

The international State of the Salmon 2009 Conference was held in Vancouver, BC, Canada from February 2 to 5 to discuss Pacific Rim wild salmon conservation. Although ‘wild salmon conservation’ is not a priority in Japan due to the successful salmon hatchery-based management, it may be time to change. The conference and the challenge in Hokkaido is discussed.