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Recovering Salmon & Steelhead To Healthy, Harvestable Levels

The Lower Columbia Fish Recovery Board is the Regional Salmon Recovery Organization and Lead Entity for salmon habitat restoration for the lower Columbia River in southwest Washington. The LCFRB works with a diversity of partners to recover species comprised of 74 distinct salmon, steelhead, and bull trout populations to healthy, harvestable levels by guiding implementation of the federally adopted recovery plan.
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The Pacific Northwest Aquatic Monitoring Partnership has published a new report summarizing take home messages from 13 IMW studies across the Pacific Northwest. The report provides the salmon recovery and habitat restoration community an initial indication of management implications from the IMW result to date, and how to apply this information to their own programs.


Learn more about the Lower Columbia IMW!

Sampling salmon in the Lower Columbia Intensively Monitored Watershed study area. Photo courtesy of Jamie Lamperth.

Events

December 9 LCFRB Monthly Board Meeting, Contact Lorie for more information, Agenda 

December 14 LCFRB TAC Monthly Meeting, Contact Lorie for more information

December 26 Christmas Holiday observed, LCFRB office closed

January 2 New Year's Day Holiday observed, LCFRB office closed

January LCFRB Monthly Board Meeting CANCELED

January 11 LCFRB TAC Monthly Meeting, Contact Lorie for more information

Recovery Plan Vision

"Washington lower Columbia salmon, steelhead, and bull trout are recovered to healthy, harvestable levels that will sustain productive sport, commercial, and tribal fisheries through the restoration and protection of the ecosystems upon which they depend and the implementation of supportive hatchery and fishery practices."