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.
Three Grant Opportunities Now Available

The LCFRB is excited to announce that the annual Salmon Recovery Funding Board and Cowlitz Restoration and Recovery Grant programs are now open and accepting applications. Materials are available on the individual grant pages.  

LCFRB 2021 Salmon Recovery Grant Ranked Project List Approved 

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The Lower Columbia Fish Recovery Board approved the 2021 Salmon Recovery Grant ranked project list at their Board meeting on August 6, 2021. The list was then approved for funding by the Recreation and Conservation Office's Salmon Recovery Funding Board (SRFB) at their September meeting. 

The list funds ten projects from seven different sponsors across the southwest Washington region to protect and restore salmon habitat.

Visit our Salmon Recovery Grant webpage for more information on the program.

Horseshoe Falls on the East Fork Lewis River in Clark County, WA

Photo courtesy of Cherie Kearney, Columbia Land Trust


January 17 Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday, LCFRB Office is closed

February 4 LCFRB Monthly Meeting, Virtual, Contact Lorie for more information

February 9 LCFRB Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) Monthly Meeting, Virtual

February 21 President's Day holiday, LCFRB Office is closed

March 4 LCFRB Monthly Meeting, Virtual, 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."