Oregon state authorities can resume killing California sea lions that feast on endangered salmon bottled up at a dam on the Columbia River, but fewer than one-third as many as federal biologists previously had authorized, a judge ruled Thursday.
Fishing opportunities look promising for chinook in Washington’s ocean waters and the Columbia River, as well as for coho in coastal bays and rivers, according to preseason salmon forecasts released today at a public meeting in Olympia.
In this week’s Dining and Wine section of the New York Times, Seattle’s own Tom Douglas’ special meat and seafood spices are applauded.
Tom Douglas is cooking up something delicious with his Salmon Chanted Evenings. And the money raised will help our own Seattle parks.