NOAA informed that the plans include spring and summer chinook, fall chinook and steelhead, The Seattle Times reported.
As part of the initiative, NOAA Fisheries is to develop a biological opinion in late 2018 that will direct how federal agencies operate 14 federal dams in the Columbia River Basin to protect salmon and steelhead.
Further goals include the creation of an environmental impact statement (EIS) by other federal agencies.
NOAA recalls that in 2016 a federal court ruled that the US government has not done enough to improve Northwest salm...
Brussels and UK dispute over fishing quotas United Kingdom
Brussels is preparing to face any attempt by the UK Government to renegotiate fishing quotas in British waters during the two-year transition period after Brexit.