Oregon Suction Dredge Hearing April 15, 2013 3PM


If you care about salmon and steelhead recovery in Oregon's most precious rivers like the Rogue, Umpqua and Chetco and want to protect these waterways from the harmful effects of suction … Continue reading Oregon Suction Dredge Hearing April 15, 2013 3PM

Oregon Chapter of the American Fisheries Society on Suction Dredging


  On April 9, 2013 the Oregon Chapter of the American Fisheries Society issued the following documents relating to suction dredging.  Click once and then click again in the new … Continue reading Oregon Chapter of the American Fisheries Society on Suction Dredging

Excerpt from:Sucking Up Riverbeds–Is suction dredging ruining your favorite trout stream?


  Excerpt from:    Sucking Up Riverbeds–Is suction dredging ruining your favorite trout stream? By Ted Williams Fly Rod and Reel Magazine Spring 2013   “Part of the [suction dredgers’] … Continue reading Excerpt from:Sucking Up Riverbeds–Is suction dredging ruining your favorite trout stream?

Op-ed: Gold Dredging Damages Habitat, Harms Economy


Register-Guard guest opinion by Frank Armendariz and Chris Daughters March 24, 2013 In his March 10 guest viewpoint, Darold Smith suggests that suction dredge mining benefits endangered fish — but … Continue reading Op-ed: Gold Dredging Damages Habitat, Harms Economy