NORTHWEST SALMON DERBY SERIES:
Due to the late season setting negotiation these derbies may have been cancelled for changes for 2016. Please check their website for updates.
Bellingham Salmon Derby
The Big One Salmon Derby
So. King County PSA Salmon Derby
Gig Harbor PSA Salmon Derby
Columbia River Fall Salmon Derby
Willaya Bay Salmon Derby
Edmonds Coho Derby
Everett Coho Derby November 5-6
Bayside Marine Salmon Derby
Friday Harbor Salmon Classic
Resurrection Salmon Derby
VANCOUVER CHINOOK CLASSIC
Salmon is open in British Columbia and the Vancouver Chinook Classic (derby) will be held at the Pacific Gateway Hotel on August 20-21. First prize is $15,000!!! Check it out at vancouverchinookclassic.com
FISH DOWN 90%
According to the chair for marine science at the National History Museum, commercial overfishing (slaughter) has caused populations of fish species to decline by 90% since 1950.
According to a Guest Editorial from the University of Washington, “...the long-term mortality of non-targeted wild salmon from (commercial) nets is 60%...”
BOLDT FOR HISTORY BUFFS
Now available – two printed pieces that shaped Northwest Fisheries; the original Boldt Decision in
reduced legal format – AND – a reduced copy of the newspaper titled “ Northwest Indian News”
published one month after the supreme court upheld Boldt’s ruling. See our BOLDT FOR HISTORY BUFFS page.
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BAD FISHING GEAR
Anyone who encounters derelict fishing gear (abandoned gillnets, lost crab pots, etc.) in Washington’s marine area waters can now report their findings for removal toll free by calling
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and-decal-falls-off’ variety. Small ones for your window or large ones for your boat. 1st class stuff.
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