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Press Releases, Advisories, Statements, Press Clips, and other materials dated before February 2007 may reflect that from 1989 until February 2007, Wild Fish Conservancy operated under the name Washington Trout.

Press Contacts

Jamie Glasgow
Science and Research Director (Ecology)
Phone: 425/788-1167
Kurt Beardslee
Executive Director
Phone: 425/788-1167
Trent Donohue
Outreach & Development Director
Phone: 425/788-1167

Press Releases

Jan 13, 2016
WFC issued a 60-day Notice of Intent to sue the NMFS and the DOC for funding hatchery programs throughout the Columbia River Basin under the Mitchell Act without complying with section 7 of the ESA.
Dec 08, 2015
Wild Fish Conservancy files notice of intent to sue NOAA for failure to complete and implement recovery plan for Puget Sound steelhead
Nov 04, 2015
WFC filed legal action against EPA and NMFS for violations of the ESA associated with the agencies’ continued dismissal of the harmful effects to threatened salmonids from commercial Atlantic salmon farms in Puget Sound.
Sep 29, 2015
Wild Fish Conservancy and the Center for Environmental Law & Policy announced they filed legal action to compel the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to clean-up the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery now polluting Icicle Creek.

Press Clips

Dec 16, 2016
Dec 15, 2016
Feb 02, 2016
Jan 29, 2016
FDA issues ban on the import and sale of GMO fish until the agency can publish guidelines for how it should be labeled
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