Fisheries staff from the Washington and Oregon will discuss options for managing the 2014 recreational white sturgeon fishery in the Bonneville Pool of the Columbia River on Tuesday in The Dalles.
The work to remove the Elwha River dams, now entering its third year, has resumed after nearly a year’s hiatus. The project is to be completed in 2014.
Big-game populations are suffering the effects of climate change, and their declining numbers threaten the nation’s $730 billion outdoor recreation economy.
The Nisqually Stream Stewards Program is looking for volunteers to help monitor streams within the Nisqually River watershed during salmon spawning season. Volunteers will be trained to identify salmon species so they can count spawning adult salmon twice a week.
There are a number of outdoors-related options if you are looking for something different to do this Thanksgiving holiday.
The Mount Rainier Scenic Railroad will run its steam trains as the Santa Express each weekend from Nov. 30 through Dec. 22.
It's a chore to get your heart rate up during the cooler months. If you take a gym class, you get all sweaty, amongst other folks who are also sweating. The air gets funky.
Whether you're going for a slimmer waistline or simply a more nutritious meal, salads can be a solid standby-as long as you choose ingredients wisely. When visiting a salad bar or a create-your-own-salad restaurant, loading your bowl with fattening add-ins or even too many healthy options can quickly turn a diet-friendly mix into a calorie bomb.
Indoor rock climbing is great exercise, but the idea can be daunting. However, you can get a great upper-body workout without the ropes and vertigo-inducing heights by bouldering.
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I am pretty sure this happens to almost everyone, but I know it happens to me. I'll sign up for a new eating program, or commit myself to a new workout class, or train for a challenging event and throw everything I have in to new efforts to work out more and eat better. I get caught up in the euphoria of it all and if I see better numbers on the scale or better moments shopping for clothes, I'll push on, elated that the changes are working.
The idea occurred to Minnesota canoe outfitter Jason Zabokrtsky last spring as he stood before a wall of canoe-country maps.
When Monty sprints across the snow frantically looking for his best friend, it seems like he's doing it with a greater sense of purpose than simply having fun. But it's really just a game to him.
On New Year's Day, while America was sleeping off its collective hangover, the two Toms awoke, met up and spotted 134 species of birds in Orange County.
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