How I Got Here

The Origin of the Salmon Cannon

The CEO of Whooshh Innovations explains how he started at the Gorge Amphitheater and wound up with a fish flinger.

08/03/2015 By Darren Davis

Flying Fish

Someone in Bellevue Made a Salmon Cannon

And John Oliver had fun with it the other night.

11/11/2014 By Matthew Halverson

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: SDOT Talks Bike Safety

Today's picks for civic nerds

08/20/2014 By Kristen Farnam

The Explainer

Lake Washington Sockeye Salmon Returns on the Rise

It’s been years since sockeye returns to Lake Washington have yielded a fishery. But in June the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife will start its annual count at the Ballard Locks, and if recent trends continue, the drought could soon be over.

06/02/2014 By Matthew Halverson

Article

Fish Tale

An oceanful of good reasons to enjoy Northwest seafood.

01/23/2013 By Katherine Koberg

Food News

Neighborhood Food News

Gordon Ramsay raises hell on Phinney Ridge, Blind Pig Bistro does discounts for Eastlake denizens, coho salmon abound in West Seattle, and more.

11/21/2012 By Danielle Zorn

On Other Blogs

NYT: Dam Removal May Not Immediately Bring Salmon Back

The New York Times: Gov. Gregoire "welcomes back" salmon to the Elwha River.

09/20/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

Article

Insider’s Guide to Olympic National Park: Where the Wild Things Are

A field guide to the animals of Olympic National Park.

07/22/2011

Books and Readings

Amy Gulick’s Tongass: A Forest Made of Salmon

A local photographer wins a national award and gets a showing this Sunday on Bainbridge.

06/25/2010 By Eric Scigliano