Category Archives: Narratives

Native Salmonid Enthusiasm; Retrospection and Consideration

the most extraordinary aspect to this story is the degree of amazing science that was applied in order to prevent the Redfish Lake Sockeye salmon from disappearing into the annals of extinction Continue reading

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Past History, Geology – the Hope of Future Prospect & Promise

Ever since awareness of the Alvord Cutthroat Trout, and the presence of a phenotypical ACT remnant in SE Oregon came to light (eight+ years ago now), a fair amount of thought has been applied regarding the origins and development of … Continue reading

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Reflections on a Desert Stream

More often than not, rain is not something Oregonians rejoice to see . . . But the onslaught of storms bringing rain to the West Coast are a welcome sight, especially since some of that moisture is beginning to make … Continue reading

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of Fisheries Biologists and a Remarkable Genetic History of Cutthroat Trout

Years ago we came across an article in the Lacrosse Tribune regarding a local Fisheries Biologist who was utilizing what were then deemed to be somewhat unorthodox methods for restoring native trout — yet his work yielded superlative results, and perhaps set a model … Continue reading

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A Slight Digression, Sept. 2012 Native Fish Society Report

Without a real update status report, and without a visit to the region of SE Oregon where this remnant of phenotypical Alvord cutthroat trout have persisted through the last years, it is difficult to have a tremendous amount of information … Continue reading

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Narratives and History (click to explore series of short stories)

Inserts: 3-31-2010, 10-6-2010, 12-7-2011 by kortumofdiscovery   Great Basin Treasures by C L Kortum Jo Jo’s Magazine Covers by C.L. Kortum   An Oregon Collection by C.L. Kortum

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