Stories tagged: Bonneville Dam
Fri., July 11, 2014
Bonneville Dam sockeye salmon run notches record
The growing abundance of sockeye salmon on the Columbia River reached a new milestone this week with passage of another record run at Bonneville Dam. It is the third record-breaking …
Sun., Sept. 15, 2013
Field reports: Fall chinook run sets record
FISHING – It’s not a run of fall chinook salmon coming up the Columbia River this season. It’s a stampede. On Friday, the 2013 run topped the record since counting …
Thu., March 15, 2012, 11:49 a.m.
Feds OK killing of sea lions in Columbia River
SEATTLE — The federal government has decided it is OK to resume killing California sea lions that eat threatened and endangered salmon at Bonneville Dam.
Tue., Nov. 23, 2010, 11:48 a.m.
Court halts sea lion killing at Columbia River dam
Sea lions that have faced death by lethal injection for making banquets of endangered fish in the Columbia River won a reprieve today when a federal appeals court told Oregon …