Category Archives: Conservation
The “salmon cannon” designed by Whooshh Innovations to help move fish over dams is “explained” on “Last Week Tonight” with John Oliver–complete with his humorous perspective.
This underwater footage gives an up close view of spawning Chinook salmon.
Levi Old reports on the status of bull trout, a federally threatened species under the Endangered Species Act, in Trapper Creek. Thanks to work of the US Fish and Wildlife Service, US Forest Service, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife …
A new initiative by Trout Unlimited called “TroutBlitz” aims to encourage the participation of anglers in science projects in their local areas. TroutBlitz allows anglers to enter geolocated photographs of fish they catch, with a goal of cataloging the diversity … more
A device originally designed to move apples without bruising them is now being used in Washington state to help separate hatchery salmon from wild salmon. In their video coverage, CBS News reports that the “salmon cannon” may also be used … more
While anglers are famous for story and size embellishment, the earliest fishermen may have not had to tell tall tales. After examining remains of prehistoric fish dinners in the northern Spain region, researchers have found the average size of Atlantic … more
This short documentary film features Mike Schultz of Schultz Outfitters and the work put into developing and protecting the Huron River fishery. Via the Huron River Watershed Council.