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Rural School Sees Education Gold In Abandoned Hatchery

OPB/EarthFix | May 2, 2017 6:45 p.m. | Butte Falls, Oregon

Butte Falls Charter School is hoping to turn a shuttered trout and salmon hatchery into a natural resource education center.

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Register-Guard: Lawsuit Filed Over Hatchery Salmon

The Register-Guard | Dec. 4, 2013 1:56 a.m.

The state and federal governments’ annual release of hundreds of thousands of hatchery-raised spring chinook salmon into the McKenzie River is jeopardizing the recovery of the river’s dwindling wild salmon runs and must be dramatically curtailed, two flyfishing advocacy groups say in a federal lawsuit filed this week.

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Columbia's 'Buoy 10' Fishing To Switch To Hatchery Fish Only

OPB | Aug. 21, 2013 12:13 p.m. | Vancouver, Washington

Starting Friday, fishermen casting their lines at the Buoy 10 salmon fishery at the mouth of the Columbia River will only be allowed to keep hatchery Chinook.