Fishermen’s News November 2014

Click here to download a PDF of this article. Are Fishing Communities Destined to Become Company Towns? By Zeke Grader, Dave Bitts, Glen Spain We’ve heard it all before, in one variation or another: “They’re trying to steal our fish,” or “They just want to put us out of business.” “They” might mean government or … Continue reading Fishermen’s News November 2014

Fishermen’s News December 2014

Click here to download a PDF of this article. Rethinking Fisheries Management: Why Fisheries Management Fails By Glen Spain The following are slightly updated excepts from a presentation given by PCFFA’s Glen Spain at the 10th Biennial Conference of the International Institute of Fisheries Economics and Trade (IIFET) at Oregon State University, 10-14 July, 2000. … Continue reading Fishermen’s News December 2014

PCFFA, IFR Victorious in Challenge to 5th Failed Columbia River Salmon Plan

On 4 May, U.S. Federal District Court Judge Michael Simon ruled for the Plaintiffs on every major issue, in a long-standing landmark lawsuit (National Wildlife Federation, et al. vs. National Marine Fisheries Service, et al., U.S. Dist. Ct. of Oregon, No. 3:01-cv-00640-SI) challenging the most recent version of the federal Columbia-Snake River Salmon Recovery Plan … Continue reading PCFFA, IFR Victorious in Challenge to 5th Failed Columbia River Salmon Plan

Fishermen’s News December 2012

Click here to download a PDF of this article. FISHERIES AGENDA 2013 Seven Issues For Action Next Year — Part I By Zeke Grader, Glen Spain and Sara Randall We’re writing this list of recommended actions before the elections with no idea who will win. But regardless of the outcomes of the election, and no … Continue reading Fishermen’s News December 2012