Columbia River Fisheries Program Office
Pacific Region
 

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It is the mission of the Columbia River Fisheries Program Office (CRFPO) to assist in determining the status of imperiled natural stocks, to evaluate management measures for recovery and assist in the recovery of these stocks, and to prevent future listings. The CRFPO's primary contribution to these activities is to design and implement monitoring and evaluation, coordination, and dissemination of fisheries information. The CRFPO also provides for science-based management of aquatic resources on federal and tribal lands in the area from the Columbia River mouth upstream to McNary Dam and in other areas throughout the Columbia River Basin that have been and continue to be affected by anthropogenic actions of a regional scale. Providing technical assessment, interagency coordination, and representation on technical and policy level workgroups, committees, councils, and commissions for hydrosystem, hatchery, harvest, and habitat management are the key work tasks for the CRFPO.

All of our work is guided by the Pacific Region Fisheries Strategic Plan.

In This Section You Can

Electrofishing in Tryon Creek

Read about the CRFPO's Involvement with the Tryon Creek Confluence Habitat Enhancement Project


Pacific Lamprey

Learn about the Pacific Lamprey Conservation Initiative


Ten Tenacious Trespassers
Check out our new Aquatic Nuisance Species webpage and resources.

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2012 Northwest Fish Culture Conference - Presentations now online

After dam breach Watch a National Geographic Video about Condit Dam removal -- Spectacular Dam "Removal:"More Revealed

View Presentations from the Workshop on the Age and Size at Maturity of Pacific Salmon

 




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Fisheries in the News

11/26/14 Snake River dredging challenged by fishing groups    

11/20/14 (MagicValley.com) Hatchery Recaptures Build Steelhead Fishing Season    

11/12/14 SR-11.8-pound record coho caught in Clearwater    

10/21/14 IS-Coho salmon season opens; Idaho angler lands record fish    

10/21/14 ISJ-Coho season: Making history, busting records    

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Last updated: June 20, 2014

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