fish http://klcc.org en Scientists Say Stop Worrying About Fukushima Radioactivity In West Coast Fish http://klcc.org/post/scientists-say-stop-worrying-about-fukushima-radioactivity-west-coast-fish <p></p><p></p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 16:27:06 +0000 Ashley Ahearn 7174 at http://klcc.org Scientists Say Stop Worrying About Fukushima Radioactivity In West Coast Fish Dungeness Crab Has High Quality For Holiday Meals http://klcc.org/post/dungeness-crab-has-high-quality-holiday-meals <p>New Year's is Lane County's second biggest day for Dungeness crab sales, after Christmas Eve. Just two weeks into the season, the quality of the meat seems excellent.</p><p>At this time last year, Dungeness season hadn't yet started, so crab fishermen and salespeople have already had a happier holiday. Will Dickman works at Newman's Fish Market in Eugene. He says this year's crabs have healthy color and lots of meat:</p><p></p><p>Dickman: "They're coming in around two pounds nowadays, which is pretty good. I think last year we were seeing more like pound and a half at the most."</p> Tue, 31 Dec 2013 23:44:05 +0000 Karen Richards 5703 at http://klcc.org Dungeness Crab Has High Quality For Holiday Meals Creating A Northwest Lamprey Hatchery http://klcc.org/post/creating-northwest-lamprey-hatchery <p>Pacific lamprey numbers are quickly declining throughout Northwestern waters. Tribal elders remember times when the Columbia River was black with the eel-like fish.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 27 Dec 2013 15:15:00 +0000 Courtney Flatt 5478 at http://klcc.org Creating A Northwest Lamprey Hatchery Merkley And Wyden Introduce Crooked River Collaborative Water Security Act http://klcc.org/post/merkley-and-wyden-introduce-crooked-river-collaborative-water-security-act <p>Legislation was introduced last week to improve water management on the Crooked River near Prineville.&nbsp; Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley spoke Friday about the bill.</p><p>Merkley: "You know how we say here in the West: Whiskey, that's for drinking, and water, that's for fighting."</p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Desmond O'Boyle 3617 at http://klcc.org Merkley And Wyden Introduce Crooked River Collaborative Water Security Act