One angler’s thoughts on smallie fishing on Oregon’s Umpqua river system and their effect on salmonoid populations.
Learn more about the next phase of the John Day Steelhead Project and how you can support
Northeast Oregon landowners partner with TU to restore salmon and steelhead habitat.
Oregon’s North Umpqua River is legendary for its summer steelhead fishery, and for the special fishing regulations that have helped sustain the unique character and history of this water. Now, for only the second time since Oregon began to regulate fishing on the North Umpqua, the summer steelhead fishery will be closed in 2023 due to poor returns of adult fish.
The Oregon Legislature recently completed its 2023 legislative session. Wild Steelheaders United is pleased to report on several positive bills for steelhead and rivers.
The communities and ecosystem of the Columbia River Basin need healthy and harvestable salmon and steelhead populations.
Oregon Recreation Enhancement Act and Smith River National Recreation Area bills pass through Senate Committee.
Today, Governor Jay Inslee signed two bills that will fund studies required in the process to remove the four Lower Snake River dams.
Last week, the Oregon legislature passed two bills that are good for wild steelhead
Last week the Oregon Legislature passed House Concurrent Resolution 12, honoring legendary wild steelhead advocate Frank Moore for his lifetime of service to Oregon and his remarkable conservation legacy.