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Wednesday, March 18, 1998

Oregon governor endorses Salmon-Safe

Environmental News Network, March 1998 

The Governor of Oregon recently lauded a conservation group's effort to involve shoppers and farmers in the recovery of native salmon by labeling foods and beverages as "Salmon-Safe." Read the article.


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Wednesday, June 18, 1997

Salmon, redwood gain eco-labels

San Francisco Examiner, June 1997 

"Salmon safe" wines fruit juices and dairy products are on the way, as are lumber yards guaranteed to be free of old-growth redwood. Inspired by the success of the "dolphin-safe" tuna campaign, environmental strategists are moving into the retail marketplace to wage their campaigns... Complete article text coming soon.


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Sunday, May 18, 1997

A win-win for salmon and farmers

The Columbian, May 1997 

Just mention endangered species listings and Karla Chambers smiles. The fish listings the little blue salmon that jiggles above her blueberries and broccoli on Fred Meyer store shelves are like money in the bank. They attract buyers. And they promote clean water and save fish... Complete article text coming soon.


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Friday, May 16, 1997

Cleaning up

Newsweek, May 1997 First it was dolphin safe tuna. Now it's salmon-safe wine. The Oregon-based Pacific Rivers Council is spearheading a campaign aimed at getting Northwest vintners and farmers to practices salmon-friendly agriculture along the streams where the fish spawn. The non-profit rewards those who reduce runoff with a "Salmon Safe" seal of approval... Complete article text coming soon.


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Tuesday, May 13, 1997

One label ag can live with

Capital Press, May 1997 

When Doug Tunnell talks about how well wine and salmon go together; he isn't speaking in a culinary sense. Rather, Tunnell believes he can grow grapes in a manner that doesn't harm the environment, including the rives and streams that provide habitat for wild fish. That's why the vintner has joined with a dozen agricultural producers in Oregon and California in a new program... Complete article text coming soon.


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