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.
Can a fish save the world? Watch WSC President Guido Rahr's TEDx talk “Salmon Strongholds”.
Charity Navigator has awarded the Wild Salmon Center its highest 4-star rating for sound fiscal management.
Wild Salmon Center is approved to receive grants through the 1% for the Planet program.
We're excited to announce Wild Salmon Center's participation in the Willamette Week's Give!Guide! Learn about our work on the Oregon North Coast and help us protect one of the Pacific's great salmon strongholds.
From November 4th through December 31st donate here to earn special discounts from Patagonia and be entered to win prizes from additional Give!Guide sponsors. Stay tuned to Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for more details!
A long-dreaded project on one of the most productive and famous trout rivers in the world is shelved after Putin refuses to fund a hydroelectric dam project on the Zhupanova River. Read More.
In a small but important step to protect salmon streams and cold water, the Board of Forestry voted to increase stream buffers on private land in Western Oregon. Read More.
The Washington Coast just received more than $11 million in new state funding for a suite of watershed restoration projects championed by the Wild Salmon Center and our coastal partners. Read More.
The Frank Moore Wild Steelhead Sanctuary on Oregon’s North Umpqua River would designate approximately 100,000 acres of public lands in some of the best remaining wild steelhead spawning areas in the Pacific Northwest. It pairs a legendary river with an inspirational patriot and river guardian, Frank Moore. Read More.
After a decade of work by WSC partner Sergei Vakhrin and his regional NGO, Saving Salmon Together, Russia has banned the destructive fishing practice of driftnetting. Read More.
In a victory for the rule of law, fishermen, and salmon on Russia’s Sakhalin Island, a provincial court has closed a polluting gold mine on the Langeri River. Read More.