Category Archives: Oregon Conservation News

Trout Unlimited applauds Senate passage of Natural Resources Management Act

Trout Unlimited applauds Senate passage of Natural Resources Management Act Package includes two bills that will permanently protect vital salmon and steelhead habitat and fishing opportunities in Oregon From Trout Unlimited (February 12, 2019) COTTAGE GROVE, Ore.–Trout Unlimited and the … Continue reading

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Reminder – Fly Fishing Film Tour in Eugene – Dinner & a Movie Benefit for Rivers of Recovery

The Fly Fishing Film Tour and Benefit for Rivers of Recovery is a must do for local anglers. Get the spring fishing juices flowing with a series of awe inspiring fishing films at an event that supports a great cause. … Continue reading

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Wild Revival! – Native Fish Society Banquet + Auction April 13th 2019

From the Native Fish Society Wild Revival! Our 23nd annual Homewaters Banquet + Auction is rapidly approaching and we heartily encourage you to join us Saturday, April 13, 2019 for the biggest party for wild fish in the history of … Continue reading

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UPSTREAM – An evening with Barry Lopez

Tickets On Sale Now Upstream An Evening with Barry Lopez Writer, Humanitarian, Philosopher April 16th, 7:30pm The Shedd Institute, Eugene Tickets: $15 Adults / $10 Students Join the McKenzie River Trust for a launch event for Horizon, the latest from … Continue reading

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Fly Fishing Film Tour in Eugene – Dinner & a Movie Benefit for Rivers of Recovery

The Fly Fishing Film Tour and Benefit for Rivers of Recovery is a must do for local anglers. Get the spring fishing juices flowing with a series of awe inspiring fishing films at an event that supports a great cause. … Continue reading

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Trout Unlimited January Chapter Meeting

Our local Trout Unlimited Chapter will hold it’s first meeting for 2019 on January 14th at Claim 52 Kitchen on Willamette Street – 6-8pm. Smith River Updates We are excited to kick off 2019 with Stephanie Messerle, District Fish Biologist … Continue reading

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Oregon Wildlands Act Update

Conservationists across Oregon held their breath at the close of 2018, as the Senate nearly passed a public lands package that would have created the 30,000 acre Devil’s Staircase Wilderness, designated over 250 river miles under the Wild and Scenic … Continue reading

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Oregon Wildlands Act Needs Your Help

As you’re reading this, we’re closing in on the end of the 2018 lame duck session of the US Congress. The lame duck session of Congress is that period following an election, but before newly elected legislators assume their roles … Continue reading

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Rewriting the Story of Spring Chinook

From the Wild Salmon Center New research findings from a team led by UC Davis, and including WSC Science Director Matt Sloat, is upending our understanding of spring Chinook. Samples of spring Chinook from ancient fishing spots in the upper … Continue reading

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Rewild the Willamette – Tuesday December 4, 2018

From The Native Fish Society Oregon has often taken bold action to safeguard the natural landscapes and resources that define the state and our communities. Many times, it has been local Oregonians, passionate about the place they call home, who … Continue reading

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Camp Creek Cellars Wine Benefit – TONIGHT!

When: Friday, November 16 5-9pm Where: Oregon Research Institute, 1776 Millrace Drive From: the Mckenzie River Trust Join us for a “Last Waltz” fundraiser with the local winemakers at Camp Creek Cellars. Half of the $10 tasting fee will be … Continue reading

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Dinner with Angling Legends Frank and Jeanne Moore

December 1 2018 5pm, Fundraiser with Frank and Jeanne Moore at the Steamboat Inn. From Source One Serenity Source One Serenity was born out of Frank Moore’s fly fishing vision and its potential life-altering benefits for our veterans struggling with … Continue reading

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Rewild the Willamette – A coalition for wild fish recovery kickoff event!

From The Native Fish Society Oregon has often taken bold action to safeguard the natural landscapes and resources that define the state and our communities. Many times, it has been local Oregonians, passionate about the place they call home, who … Continue reading

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Trout Unlimited General Meeting November 2018

Do you love the McKenzie rivers as much as we do? If so you will be interested in our next presenter. Jared Weybright, executive director McKenzie Watershed Council will update us on all the great restoration work that is being … Continue reading

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Coastal fall chinook river fishing closes from Siuslaw north

From Oregon Live Fall chinook salmon fishing will close Thursday, Nov. 1, in coastal rivers along the north half of the Oregon Coast. Low returns and virtually no October rainfall led to the decision Friday. Read more here: Chinook Closure

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