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OREGON AND N. CALI FISHING SHUT-DOWN, Low Klamath runs devastate communities and tribe

In Seattle yesterday , goverment agencies confirmed that all ocean fishing in the Oregon and N. California will most likely be shut down due to record low runs on the Klamath. Fishermen and tribes will seek federal releif due to the devestating effects of losting their jobs and food this year. This has never happened before and comes as the Klamath dams are being under renewal. Tribes and fishermen are asking for removal of the dams and events all over Oregon are occuring for the Klamath. http://klamathforestalliance.org
tribes protest at  Scotland Power, Portland based Pacific Power is owned by them
tribes protest at Scotland Power, Portland based Pacific Power is owned by them
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