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US v. Oregon Opinion


This 2011 order of the federal district court of Oregon addresses a dispute that arose when NOAA Fisheries accepted a tributary harvest plan from the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes for off reservation fisheries in the Grande Ronde River and Imnaha River sub-basins in northeast Oregon. The Nez Perce Tribe disputed this action and its position was supported by the Yakama, Umatilla, and Warm Springs tribes.

CRITFC Science Team

CRITFC’s Fish Science department consists of geneticists, hydrologists, fish biologists, biometricians, meteorologists, and other scientists dedicated to studying salmon and their ecosystem.