Salmon Derby on the Rogue

ROGUE RIVER, Ore. — A group of Rogue River enthusiasts is raising awareness for watershed preservation and restoration through a Salmon Derby. The odd-sounding event brought nearly thirty river guides and boats together to tour the Rogue and cast fishing lines for salmon. Organizers say by embracing the spirit of recreation, they can encourage those … Continue reading »

Salmon Research Missing Large Agencies

ASHLAND, Ore. — The City of Ashland held its eighth Bear Creek Salmon Festival with some big pieces missing. The Bureau of Land Management and Cascade-Siskiyou monument because of the government shutdown. Both agencies play a big role in the research and preservation of the area’s salmon, which was the focus of the event.      … Continue reading »

Local Group Holds Climate Change Rally

MEDFORD, Ore. – It was an early Sunday morning for volunteers of the Southern Oregon Climate Action Network (SOCAN), who treated Medford residents to a striking new aerial view of a salmon. “The salmon is an iconic image of the Pacific Northwest…It’s an iconic image of the Rogue Valley,” said Hannah Sohl, a volunteer with … Continue reading »