Habitat: Habitat Document Library

Essential Fish Habitat Descriptions for Managed Species

Habitat Correspondence and Resolutions

For further information regarding the Council’s Habitat Committee activities, please see the habitat background page or contact Ms. Jennifer Gilden, staff officer for habitat, at (503) 820-2418 or toll free 1-866-806-7204; ext. 418; fax (503) 820-2299.

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2000

  • Letter on the National Artificial Reef Plan (November 27, 2000; to National Marine Fisheries Service)
  • Letter of support for Heceta Bank research September 25, 2000 to National Undersea Research Program, West Coast and Polar Regions Undersea Research Center
  • Letter on the federal roadless area policy (July 7, 2000 to U.S. Forest Service)
  • Letter on the Interior Columbia Basin Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement (July 7, 2000 to Interior Columbia Basin Ecosystem Management Project)
  • Letter on the Klamath River Stream Flow Plan for water year 2000 (June 1, 2000; to US Secretary of the Interior)
  • Letter on San Francisco Airport estuary fill (May 1, 2000; to Federal Aviation Administration)
    • Response from FAA, May 11, 2000
  • Letter on NMFS 4(d) rules for salmon protection (March 3, 2000; to National Marine Fisheries Service)
  • Letter on Potter Valley Project draft environmental impact statement (February 4, 2000; to Federal Energy Regulatory Commission)
  • Letter on Trinity River flows (January 11, 2000; to US Secretary of the Interior)

1999

  • Letter on the California Bay/Delta Program (CALFED) draft environmental impact statement (September 23, 1999; to CALFED)
    • Followup letter from Council July 7, 2000
  • Letter on Snake River dam (resolution, June 1999; accompanying letter to Secretary of Commerce, July 28, 1999
  • Letter on New Carissa restoration and monitoring needs (April 27, 1999; to the Department of the Interior)
    • Reply letter May 11, 1999 from DOI
  • Letter on Klamath Project environmental impact statement (April 22, 1999; to the US Bureau of Reclamation)
    • Followup letter from Council May 2000
  • Letter announcing process of developing an EIS for an interim plan for long-term operations of the Klamath project (February 8, 1999; from Department of Interior)
  • Letter on Columbia River dredging (letters February 4, 1999 and October 22, 1999 to Army Corps of Engineers)

1998

  • Endorsement of NMFS recommendations on Oregon Forest Practices Act (April 8, 1998; to Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber)

1997

  • Resolution on Oregon forest practices (1997, undated)
  • Letter on the proposed rule for management of Oregon state forest land (November 14, 1997; to Oregon Department of Forestry)
  • Letter on the Upper Columbia Basin Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and Eastside Draft EIS (October 20, 1997; to Interior Columbia Basin Ecosystem Management Team)
  • Letter in support of designating the Hanford Reach of the Columbia River as a Wild and Scenic River (September 30, 1997; resolution September 1997; to Washington Senator Patty Murray)
  • Letter on Central Valley Water Project Improvement Act (water flows for salmon restoration; April 22, 1997; to the US Department of the Interior)
  • Resolution on coho salmon recovery in California (April 10, 1997; sent to California Resources Agency)
    • Reply April 30, 1997 from California Resources Agency
  • Letter on Columbia River dredging spoil site expansion (March 11, 1997 to Environmental Protection Agency)

1996

  • Letter on Oregon Coastal Salmon Restoration Initiative (October 30, 1996; to Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber)
    • Reply from Governor December 20, 1996; letter from Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife January 30, 1997
  • Resolution on Sacramento River Winter Run chinook and Sacramento/San Joaquin Delta flow (resolution made April 1996; letter sent May 7, 1996)

1995

1994

  • Letter on Elwha River (Washington) restoration and dam removal (December 1994, with followup letters April and June 1996 and resolution March 1996; to US Department of the Interior)
    • Reply letter May 24, 1996 from US DOI
  • Resolution in support of providing adequate flow releases at Iron Gate Dam to ensure protection of Klamath River anadramous fisheries (resolution October 25, 1994; and letter November 1994; to US Bureau of Reclamation)
  • Resolution and letter on White Salmon River (Condit Dam) salmon passage and restoration (resolution October 1994, letter November 1994; no recipient noted)
  • Resolution on salmon habitat classroom education (October 1994)
  • Letter on North Fork Skokomish (Washington) Cushman Dam Project (June 1994, August 1996)
  • Resolution on watershed assessment and planning (April 1994)
  • Letter on Columbia passage/flow (April 1994; also resolutions August 1994 and April 1995; no recipient noted)

1993 and before

Vital Habitat Concerns

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