Fishing with a trap may be an effective way to separate hatchery from wild fish. Illegal since 1934, might this old technology be made new again?
Researchers in Idaho find hatcheries can help stabilize a declining salmon population, but not permanently.
Northwest state fish managers are both frustrated and optimistic about wild fish returns to the Columbia River. It depends on the species.
Restoring ecosystems and wild fish throughout the Columbia River Basin is a major theme of the latest Columbia River Basin Fish and Wildlife Program, which the Council approved on October 8, 2014.