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Wild Salmon Center

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.

FIP Tracker

Salmon FIP Tracker

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

Photo by Guido Rahr


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1 Percent for the Planet

Wild Salmon Center is approved to receive grants through the 1% for the Planet program.

News & Updates

Voices of the Pacific Dinner and Auction

You're Invited: Wild Salmon Center "Voices of the Pacific" Dinner & Auction with Ted Turner

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.

We'll have a number of exciting items and once-in-a-lifetime excursions up for auction. Preview our silent and live auction packages.

Kamchatka Fishery

Russia Continues Path Towards Sustainability

Two new Fishery Improvement Projects (FIP) for Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula, a global center for salmon abundance and diversity. As a result, half of Kamchatka’s wild salmon fisheries are now in a FIP, Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified, or in a MSC certification assessment. Read More.

Bristol Bay, by Ben Knight

Final Push to Protect Bristol Bay

Thank you to everyone who submitted their comments and testimony to EPA in favor of strong protections for Bristol Bay. The EPA comment period is now closed. Stay tuned for updates, including comment tallies and EPA follow-up actions. If you are not already on our email update list, sign up here.

Tugur River

Tugursky Nature Reserve

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.

sea-run taimen

Tracking Giants in Japan’s Sarufutsu River

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.

Additional News from Wild Salmon Center

  • Russia's Shantar Islands designated as National Park. Read More.
  • Oregon Adopts Coastal Plan. Read More.
  • Partnership Inspires Fisheries to Commit to Sustainability Improvements. Read More.
  • From Forest to Fish: US Forest Service Joins WSC on Russia's Koppi River. Read More.
  • A Plan for Washington's Coast. Read More.
  • "Saving Salmon Together" in Russia. Read More.

View the latest WSC enewsletter and Annual Report.

Центр Дикого Лосося

Центр дикого лосося (ЦДЛ) - единственная международная природоохранная организация, целью которой является сохранение тихоокеанского лосося во всем его ареале. ЦДЛ сотрудничает с государственными, муниципальными и частными структурами в целях объединения усилий для сохранения естественных экосистем в северной части Тихого океана.

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