31 Jan '16, 5pm

US should modernize the CR Treaty with Canada Now To Address needs of salmon #Blackfish#FreeTheSnake

US should modernize the CR Treaty with Canada Now To Address needs of salmon #Blackfish#FreeTheSnake

Today’s guest blog is a part of the America’s Most Endangered Rivers® series highlighting the Columbia River in Washington State . Our guest blogger is Greg Haller, Conservation Director at Pacific Rivers Council . Pacific River Council’s mission is to protect and restore the watershed ecosystems of the West in order to preserve our freshwater heritage. Join us as we celebrate the Columbia River throughout July, and be sure to take action ! Beacon Rock, Columbia River – OR | Tim Palmer The Pacific Northwest has a tremendous opportunity to modernize the 50-year-old U.S.-Canada Columbia River Treaty to benefit people, fish and wildlife. Lawmakers are asking for it; conservationists are asking for it; tribes are asking for it. American Rivers recently designated the Columbia second on the list of America’s Most Endangered Rivers® because of the U.S. government’s failure to mo...

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