On the “Kitzhaber Plan” – Promises have not been kept

Until recently, the Columbia River gillnet fishery was a major economic driver in Wahkiakum County and the lower Columbia. The policy focused instead on recreational fishing priority, and has marginalized a fishery that sustained communities in our county and neighboring counties for 150 years. The result is that salmon have been transferred to a mostly non-local transient recreational fleet and away from local residents and economies. >click to read<10:05

One Response to On the “Kitzhaber Plan” – Promises have not been kept

  1. Brenda Wall says:

    If the Columbia River requires selective gear only, great decision. Where are the selective hooks? Simple, no selective gear, you do not fish!

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