Stories tagged: gillnets
Fri., May 19, 2017, 6 a.m.
Removing carp from Lake Spokane mixes science, grunt work
Reducing the number of carp in Lake Spokane to improve water quality is not only rife with complications, it’s also ripe.
Mon., March 20, 2017, 11:19 a.m.
Oregon curtails some use of gillnets on Columbia River
The Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission backed off its Columbia River standoff with Washington when it met Friday in Corvallis.
Sat., Jan. 12, 2013, 4:46 p.m.
Gillnets to be prohibited on Columbia River
SEATTLE — The state Fish and Wildlife Commission has voted to phase out gillnet fishing on the main stem of the Columbia River, relegating the primary commercial fishing tool to …
Sun., April 8, 2012, 6:54 a.m.
Gillnets set to remove 5,700 northern pike from Pend Oreille River
The gillnets in the Pend Oreille River were catching as much attention as fish last week. Four workers in two boats were in their third week of 10- to 12-hour …