Jack McNeel
4/7/14
Salmon and other migratory fish attempting to return to their spawning grounds in the Pacific Northwest face no fewer than 400 man-made barriers in the Columbia River Basin, the ea...
Jack McNeel
12/10/13
Will fish passage be restored from the Columbia River to Canada? Will a 15-tribe coalition significantly influence an international treaty that will last a lifetime?...
ICTMN Staff
9/26/13
Northwest tribes are exultant to see nearly a million fall Chinook salmon returning to the Columbia River this year, nearly 400,000 more than have returned since the Bonneville Dam...
ICTMN Staff
8/5/13
Environmental group Columbia Riverkeeper has sued the Army Corps of Engineers and its commanding general in Federal Court for neglecting several dams in the Columbia River, thus ca...
Jack McNeel
7/25/13
In 1964 a monumental agreement between the United States and Canada was signed with two basic purposes: power production and flood control for both countries...
Jack McNeel
3/6/13
The Colville Confederated Tribes’ successful effort to hold a British Columbia smelter accountable for dumping pollutants into the Columbia River for a century has caught the atten...
ICTMN Staff
10/9/12
The Colville Confederated Tribes of Washington State are savoring a court victory that has been a long time in the making: In mid-September, British Columbia–based Teck Resources L...
Terri Hansen
8/15/12
Treaty fishing rights are meaningless if there are no healthy fish populations left to harvest, say Pacific Northwest tribes, fishers and tribal environmental organizations...
Terri Hansen
7/2/12
PORTLAND, Oregon—Toxic shampoo residue. Pharmaceuticals. Scary-sounding names like triclosan, Trimethoprim and polybrominated diphenyl ether...
Terri Hansen
5/28/12
CASCADE LOCKS, Oregon –- Predatory male sea lions have set up camp at bottlenecked fish ladders at the base of the Bonneville Dam in the mid-Columbia River basin...

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