Tagged: Fishing

Hunting And Fishing In Oregon Dip To A 30-Year Low

OPB | June 17, 2014 12:20 p.m.

TUESDAY: We explore why Oregonians aren't hunting or fishing as much as they used to.

ODFW May Vote On Gillnetting Compromise

Dec. 05, 2012 12:45 p.m.

A controversial plan to phase out gillnetting on the main stem of the Columbia River may be adopted on Friday.

Our Town: Port Orford

Nov. 16, 2012 12:06 p.m.

The next stop in the Our Town series is the coastal city of Port Orford.

Changing Course on Gillnetting

Sept. 13, 2012 12:25 p.m.

Sponsors of a ballot measure to ban gillnet fishing have chosen to end their campaign in favor of a new policy promoted by Governor Kitzhaber.

Our Town: Astoria

Dec. 21, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Think Out Loud has just launched a new series called "Our Town" — exploring the history and personalities of places all over the Northwest — and Astoria is the first Oregon town to be profiled.

Conservation and Commercial Fishing

Sept. 19, 2011 9:40 a.m.

The Nature Conservancy has gotten into the commercial fishing game in recent months. We'll get an update on what their new "risk pool" program means for west coast fishermen.

Oregon's Cash Crab Crop

Aug. 26, 2011 9:45 a.m.

Oregon's biggest seafood cash crop brought in $49 million for crabbers, making this season the second most profitable Dungeness crab haul in industry history.

Environmental Update

Aug. 15, 2011 9:45 a.m.

We continue our regular series of conversations checking in on OPB's environmental coverage. Today, we talk about the biggest dam removal project in U.S. history with EarthFix reporter Ashley Ahearn.

Big Fears About Microplastics

June 03, 2011 9:45 a.m.

What are tiny piece of plastic in the ocean doing to the marine life... and to us?

Warming Up to Climate Change

Dec. 08, 2010 9 a.m.

How are businesses, individuals and governments preparing for environmental changes?

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