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April 16, 2021 ODFW Fish Screening Task Force will meet online April 23
April 16, 2021 Commission meets online April 23 to adopt game bird, halibut, ocean salmon regulations
April 16, 2021 A portion of the Oregon coast opens for razor clam harvesting
April 16, 2021 $1,000 Reward for information on poached great horned owls near Helix
April 16, 2021 Native fish vulnerable during current low water flows in south coast streams
April 16, 2021 Rogue Valley trout stocking changes
April 15, 2021 Early pikeminnow season launch gives some anglers the chance to earn more cash
April 15, 2021 Umatilla River spring Chinook season to close on April 16
April 15, 2021 Poachers bag multiple animals, risk health of Oregon herds
April 15, 2021 Ashland pet stores sold contaminated moss balls; consumers should follow ODFW disposal directions
April 13, 2021 ODFW eliminates bag limit at Chickahominy Reservoir due to low water levels
April 13, 2021 Starkey Experimental Forest elk tags to be reduced for 2021 season due to ongoing research
April 12, 2021 Spring Chinook season May 1-June 30 on Hood River; no season on Deschutes
April 8, 2021 Reward of $6500 raised by Oregon hunters for information on three elk poached near Bend
April 7, 2021 Turkey hunt by reservation program returns for second year
April 2, 2021 Ashland residents: be bear aware
April 1, 2021 Southwest Oregon archery elk hunters asked to provide input on proposed 2022 archery elk seasons
March 30, 2021 No steelhead fishing upstream of McKay Dam from April 1-June 30 while reintroduction being studied
March 29, 2021 Reward of $1500 for information on three black-tailed bucks poached near Coos Bay
March 26, 2021 ODFW seeks applicants for Northeast Regional Council Positions
March 26, 2021 Deadly virus confirmed in the feral rabbit population near Portland
March 26, 2021 Washington, Oregon Fish and Wildlife commissions to discuss Columbia River policy
March 22, 2021 OHRC Board to meet virtually on March 29
March 22, 2021 ODFW to expand acreage at Fern Ridge Wildlife Area with new South Coyote properties;
Public virtual meeting April 6
March 19, 2021 Commission adopts new regulations for growing market squid fishery
March 18, 2021 ODFW’s iNaturalist project offers unique opportunities for community science in Oregon
March 16, 2021 Sturgeon retention closes in John Day Pool effective March 19
March 16, 2021 Youth turkey hunting clinic held in Central Point
March 16, 2021 Artificial flies and lures only on Santiam River until April 22
March 12, 2021 Commission meets online Friday, March 19
March 11, 2021 Fish Restoration and Enhancement Board to meet online March 16
March 10, 2021 Eastern Oregon archery elk hunting changes being considered
March 5, 2021 ODFW Fish Passage Administrative Rule Revision Initiative – Public Participation and Comment Solicitation
March 4, 2021 Shellfish biologist explains high domoic acid levels in Clatsop Beach razor clams
March 3, 2021 Invasive zebra mussels found in aquarium product sold at aquarium and pet supply stores
March 2, 2021 $1,000 reward linked to deer killed with blow gun darts
March 2, 2021 OHRC Board to meet online March 9
February 25, 2021 Older than dinosaurs, Oregon’s lampreys are fascinating fishes
February 24, 2021 Apply by March 21 for guided youth turkey hunts on C2 Ranch, Eagle Point
February 23, 2021 States set initial 2021 Columbia River spring Chinook recreational seasons
February 23, 2021 ODFW Salmon and Trout Advisory Committee to meet on Feb. 25
February 19, 2021 ODFW Fish Passage Task Force will meet virtually Feb. 26 via Skype tool
February 19, 2021 Marine researchers develop new data exploration tool
February 18, 2021 Feb. 23 online meeting about updated Lower Deschutes Wildlife Area Management Plan
February 18, 2021 EDF Launches SmartPass Initiative to Help Manage Ocean Fishing
February 16, 2021 Rock Creek Hatchery production update
February 12, 2021 Commission extends red abalone closure, delists Borax Lake Chub
February 10, 2021 Free Fishing Weekend Feb. 13-14 in Oregon
February 10, 2021 Invasive zebra mussels intercepted in Ashland on Super Bowl Sunday
February 8, 2021 Oregon commercial crab fishery to open North of Cape Falcon February 16
February 8, 2021 Commission meets online Feb. 12
February 5, 2021 Feb. 10 is spring bear application deadline
February 5, 2021 Oregon Hatchery Research Center Board is seeking new members
February 3, 2021 Special waterfowl hunt day for Veteran and Active Military this Saturday, Feb. 6
February 3, 2021 ODFW seeks representatives for the South Coast and Eastern Oregon positions on the Salmon and Trout Enhancement Program Advisory Committee
February 2, 2021 Conservation and Recreation Fund awards second round of grants; next advisory committee meeting Feb. 5
January 29, 2021 Hunter Education field day required for youth to hunt as of April 1
January 28, 2021 Bridge Creek Wildlife Area Management Plan up for review
January 27, 2021 Malheur A&H Regional Council meets Feb. 4 by teleconference
January 27, 2021 ODFW seeks comment on two ODOT fish passage exemption requests as part of ODOT’s Hwy 58 corridor seismic upgrade
January 27, 2021 Virtual public meeting on Central Oregon Coast Subarea recreational spring all-depth halibut season
January 25, 2021 Jan. 27 joint state Commission meeting to discuss Columbia River conservation and fisheries
January 25, 2021 ODFW seeks a candidate for Oregon Fish Passage Task Force – Apply by March 19
January 15, 2021 Commission delays adoption of Non-Native Gamefish Management Policy - Passes temp rule allowing two rods in lower Willamette
January 15, 2021 Fish Restoration and Enhancement Board to meet by teleconference on Jan. 27
January 14, 2021 Public comment sought for Cape Falcon Marine Reserve draft management plan
January 13, 2021 Detroit Reservoir anglers reminded to release Chinook salmon
January 12, 2021 Jackson County Assistant District Attorney named Prosecutor of the Year
January 11, 2021 ODFW seeks nominees to represent Oregon on Pacific fisheries council
January 8, 2021 Commission meets online Jan. 15
January 7, 2021 Report your hunt online or at license sales agent by Jan. 31
January 6, 2021 Bonneville Pool sturgeon retention closes tomorrow night, Jan. 7
January 5, 2021 Sign up now for Jan. 16 Trout Fishing 101 class in Albany
January 5, 2021 Public comment period for removal of Borax Lake chub from state Threatened and Endangered Species List
January 5, 2021 ODFW invites artists to compete in annual wildlife art contest
January 4, 2021 ODFW now managing wolves statewide after wolf delisting from federal Endangered Species List
January 4, 2021 The Dalles Pool sturgeon retention season closes tonight

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