Dept. of Fish & Wildlife

Low Oxygen Zones in oceans

Coastal Researchers, Fishermen Concerned About More Frequent Low Oxygen Zones (NW News Network, 10/6/17)

Oregon at the forefront of change : unraveling the complexities of ocean acidification and hypoxia [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

The West Coast Ocean Acidification and Hypoxia Science Panel major findings, recommendations, and actions [PDF] (2016) Oregon State University, Institute for Natural Resources

Facts about OAH in Oregon [PDF] (2015) Oregon Coastal Zone Management Program

Groundfish Quota in Oregon

Fishing closure to protect yelloweye rockfish devastates Oregon businesses (Statesman Journal, 10/4/17)

Charleston’s recreational fishing businesses are in trouble (The World, 10/3/17)

Fishermen are frustrated by fishing ban (The World, 10/2/17)

Recreational fishery impacts: 2017 through Sept. 17 and prior two years [PDF] (2017) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, Marine Resources Program

Sport groundfish quota history (serial) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, Marine Resources Program

Marbled murrelet protection

Oregon Considering Added Protections For Reclusive Coastal Seabird (OPB, 10/2/17)

Status review of the Marbled Murrelet (Brachyramphus marmoratus) in Oregon and evaluation of criteria to reclassify the species from threatened to endangered under the Oregon Endangered Species Act [PDF] (2017) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife