ODFW seeking feedback from industry and public to help shape commercial anchovy fishery

2/02/2017 – J. W. Snyder – Northwest Fishing News    NEWPORT, Ore. — The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife will host a public meeting on Feb. 15 to get input on the commercial fishery for anchovy in the ocean and the mouth of the Columbia River for 2017 and beyond. Commercial fishers, processors of …

ODFW to limit commercial anchovy fishing in the Columbia River

09/27/2016 – John Snyder  – Northwest Fishing News    Newport, Ore. – Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife fishery managers will restrict commercial anchovy fishing in the Columbia River Oct. 3 due to uncertainty around the impacts the anchovy catch has on salmon and the local ecosystem. According to Maggie Sommer, ODFW marine fisheries manager, about …