NFR-Mens Journal/High Country News on Salmon

Discussion in 'Fly Fishing Forum' started by Jerry White, Jun 4, 2009.

  1. Jerry White

    Jerry White Member

    If folks haven't seen these, they are both pretty good updates on the state of the Snake R. Salmon/steelhead issues.

    The Last Stand of the American Salmon
    by G. Bruce Knecht

    The government has spent billions trying to save Pacific Northwest wild salmon, yet the iconic fish hurtles even closer toward extinction. No one seems willing to take the one step that is guaranteed to work: breach the bloody dams.

    http://www.mensjournal.com/salmon

    Salmon Salvation
    by Ken Olsen
    May 4, 2009

    Will a new political order be enough to finally bring the dams down?

    http://www.hcn.org/issues/41.8/salmon-salvation