Salmon

Comment: The science is in — salmon farms need to be out

The salmon-farm debate has come full circle with the recent escape of nearly 200,000 potentially invasive farmed Atlantic salmon 33 kilometres from …

Fish

Orcas, sea lions now catching more salmon than fishermen harvest

Marine mammals on the West Coast may now be eating more Chinook salmon than those being caught by commercial and recreational fisheries combined, a …

Portland, OR

How to Pick Out the Freshest Seafood at the Fish Market

A seafood chef shares his tricks.<p>Cooking fish, while not necessarily hard, can be intimidating. It doesn't follow the standard rules of preparing a chicken breast or frying a steak, for example. It's more delicate and easier to ruin than meat. And it definitely won't turn out how you want if you …

Frozen

Looks like the whole neighbourhood is out for brunch at Mill Creek Cafe

It’s around noon on a Sunday and, as usual, the Mill Creek Cafe is hopping, with almost every seat filled by a mix of millennials, parents with young …

Canadian News

This monster Chinook salmon was just caught in B.C.

Even in an area renowned as a mystical “lost world” of monster salmon — this salmon was particularly monstrous.<p>When held aloft by Ted Walkus, a …

Canadian News

Washington state senator says he’ll file bill to ban Atlantic salmon farming

Sen. Kevin Ranker, D-Orcas Island, is targeting the practice in Washington after a large-scale escape last August at a Cooke Aquaculture net-pen …

Environment

These Miami restaurants are cooking Thanksgiving dinner so you don’t have to

If you prefer someone else do the cooking for Thanksgiving, check out these restaurant specials that range from simple to lavish.The post These Miami …

Fish

Where To Enjoy a Thanksgiving Feast In NYC | Luxury Boutique Hotel NY | The Roxy Hotel

Spending Thanksgiving in a New York restaurant isn’t necessarily a lonely affair. Sure, it’s not a house full of boisterous, drunk relatives, but for …

Thanksgiving

The Morning News: SPD Rules Shooting of Charleena Lyles Followed SPD Policy, City Budget Scramble, Sen. Al Franken Accused of Groping

Also: Retail rents increase, Jeff Sessions and by Steven HsiehA memorial for Charleena Lyles the week she died. Nate Gowdy<b>"Reasonable, Proportional</b> …

Seattle

Eat the sea in Seattle

Seattle’s waterlogged location and progressive slant mean that citizens stay well versed in the sustainability of their seafood and hold restaurants …

Restaurants

BC Supreme Court Orders End to Fish Farm Occupation

The BC Supreme Court has given protestors who have occupied a Marine Harvest fish farm for 81 days until Friday to take down their structures.<p>Justice …

Canadian News

Former Sabre Jim Lorentz finds the net with fishing book

Jim Lorentz, born in Waterloo, Ontario, is someone with whom every hockey fan in Western New York should be familiar. He spent his last six NHL …

Fishing

Stressed about roasting a turkey? Let these restaurants do it for you.

CLOSE<p>Pick up the biggest edition of the year a day early at Hy-Vee.<p>Want your Thanksgiving turkey but can't cook one yourself? The Des Moines dining …

Restaurants

Lessons in Hope and Resilience From the Tla-o-qui-aht

[Editor's note: After two decades of working with Indigenous communities, Gleb Raygorodetsky travelled the world — from Finland to Ecuador to Myanmar …

Canadian News

Huge Chinook salmon intercepted swimming upriver is one for the ages

A Vancouver news blog reported that "the most insane salmon was just caught in B.C.," and by the looks of it, this Chinook salmon really <i>is</i> …

Fish

Conservation Group Sues Cooke Aquaculture Over Salmon Release

Escaped fish have been found as far south as Puget Sound and as far north as Vancouver Island. by Katie HerzogAtlantic salmon/escape artist Jeff J …

Seattle

Escaped Atlantic salmon have disappeared from Puget Sound, but legal fight begins

Atlantic salmon spilled into Puget Sound last summer appear to be gone — but the spill is far from forgotten as conservationists file suit.

Fish

Biology professor spends nights making babies — salmon babies, that is

Meet MUN's Craig Purchase, 'salmon daddy' who has fertilized thousands of baby fish<p>A biology professor at Memorial University has been busy this …

Fish

Endangered Orcas Are Starving Because of Dams — We Must Act NOW to Save This Magnificent Species

The expansion of industrialization and the reckless behaviors of humans has lead to the rapid decline of our planet’s natural habitats and the …

Fish

20 D-FW restaurants that will be happy to serve you Thanksgiving dinner

Thanksgiving is less than a week away. If you want to take a year off from the table-setting and cleanup, no one will blame you -- and D-FW …

Restaurants

Save Our Wild Salmon

<b>Anti-environmental Members of Congress are working hard to roll back protections for endangered wild salmon and steelhead in the Columbia and Snake</b> …

Environment

Showers forecast for Bay Area, snow in the Sierra

Two separate weather systems are forecast to sweep across the region this week, bringing rain to the Bay Area and snow to the Sierra, forecasters said Sunday.<p>By Monday, a quarter- to a half-inch of rain is expected to fall over the area, with highest amounts in the North Bay, said Suzanne Sims, a …

North Bay

B.C. fish farm protest continues amid court action

PORT HARDY, B.C. – First Nations protesters at a salmon farm off the northern coast of Vancouver Island are vowing to stay, despite court action …

Vancouver Island

Smell the Genetically Modified Bacon: Low-Fat Pigs Now Exist

Chinese scientists have created piglets with 25 percent less body fat.<p>For better or worse, people have pretty much always associated pigs with …

Organisms

Pebble Mine is a poison pill for Alaska's wild salmon

The Bristol Bay watershed, in southwest Alaska, comprises 40,000 square miles of bogs and evergreen forests, rimmed by distant mountains and shimmering with rivers and feeder streams. In these waterways, miracles happen. Together they sustain the largest remaining salmon fishery on Earth.<p>For more …

Environment

Understanding Atlantic Salmon Smolt Behavior and Survival

<i>Click image to enlarge</i><p>Atlantic salmon smolt tagged with acoustic transmitter awaits release into Narraguagus River. Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/Jim …

Oceans

Salmon Patties (gluten-free, paleo)

Preheat the oven to 425 degrees fahrenheit.<p>Drizzle the salmon with a tablespoon of olive oil and generously season with salt and pepper. Cook for …

Recipes

14 game-changers for your wellness routine

As a native San Franciscan, I pride myself on my parallel-parking skills. But now that I have a reverse camera in my car, I wonder how I ever parked …

Canadian News

Nintendo Switch Online app updated, now has a Splatoon 2 Salmon Run section

The Splatoon 2 section of the Nintendo Switch Online app got a slight update. It now has a Salmon Run section, which essentially displays the same …

Gaming

As Wild Salmon Decline, Norway Pressures Its Giant Fish Farms

SKJERJEHAMN, Norway — As a teenager, Ola Braanaas kept a few fish in an aquarium in his bedroom. Now, at 55, he keeps a lot more of them: around 1.2 million just in one windswept spot off the stunning coast of Norway, a giant farm with six large, circular structures each containing around 200,000 …

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