Ted Williams' blog
Stop the Proposed Hatchery Program on the Klickitat River
We need your help! The Klickitat River in southern Washington is among the crowned jewels of the Pacific Northwest. Long revered for its large native steelhead and spring Chinook, the river has some of the most intact habitat for fish and wildlife in the Middle Columbia Region.
Unfortunately, decades of hatchery released non-native Coho, Skamania steelhead and fall Chinook threaten the survival of Klickitat native salmon and steelhead.
Companion bill to recently introduced Senate legislation, RESTORE Act would fund and facilitate restoration of resources, economies affected by Deepwater Horizon spill
WASHINGTON – Legislation introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives that would facilitate restoration of the resources, fisheries and economies affected by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico drew praise from members of a recreational-angling coalition, the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership announced today.