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Lawsuit Challenging Gillnet Ban Dismissed

Court’s ruling confirms historic Columbia River gillnet reform policy
Posted on August 29, 2013

A new era begins in the Pacific Northwest

Washington and Oregon move to ban gill nets from mainstem of Columbia River
Posted on January 15, 2013

In a tremendous victory for conservation, the Washington Fish & Wildlife Commission voted 9 to 0 in favor of passing a new policy that will eliminate the use of gill nets in the lower mainstem of the Columbia River.