What does it feel like to chase wild steelhead on a Kamchatka stronghold? A team from Outside and Felt Soul Media found out.
The primary purpose of this paper is to provide evidence to a hypothesis: the temporal breadth for potential spawning is so broad for male steelhead/rainbow (Salmon mykiss in Russia, Onchorynchus mykiss in North America) that it is impractical and perhaps impossible to effectively manage for temporal isolation of wild and hatchery steelhead when they cohabit mutual spawning areas. It is proposed that if this hypothesis is correct, then there has been a reshaping of wild steelhead/rainbow populations through fishery management in North America when and where management has been based on the assumption that wild and hatchery steelhead can be temporally isolated from spawning together.
Oregonians Applaud House Introduction of Frank Moore Wild Steelhead Sanctuary Bill by Rep. Peter DeFazio.
Show Your Support for the Frank Moore Wild Steelhead Sanctuary and one of the best spring and summer steelhead sanctuaries in the lower 48.
Legislation would honor legendary couple and protect clean water, the economy and wildlife.
“Frank Moore is a hero. Frank’s humble and soft-spoken demeanor belies a lifetime of passionate and effective stewardship of Oregon’s wild steelhead and their habitats. His legendary prowess as a fly fisherman has mentored generations into the sustainable use and enjoyment of this great resource.”
Full text of the bill designating the Frank Moore Wild Steelhead Sanctuary in the State of Oregon.
Steelhead and most salmon species on the Skeena River have returned in low numbers this year. What are potential causes — and effects?
Prolific volunteer for fish surveys on Oregon’s North Coast and Board member of Northwest Steelheaders.
Map depicting Oregon Coast watersheds managed under the new Multi-Species Conservation and Management Plan.