Seen this thread on FB?

Discussion in 'Fly Fishing Forum' started by miyawaki, Nov 20, 2013.

  1. miyawaki

    miyawaki Active Member

    Joined:
    Nov 29, 2002
    Messages:
    3,438
    Likes Received:
    1,439
    Location:
    Kent, Washington, USA.
  2. thats fucking gross wtf
     
  3. PT

    PT Physhicist

    Joined:
    Jan 11, 2003
    Messages:
    3,926
    Likes Received:
    1,170
    Location:
    Edmonds, WA
    Can't comment. I might offend someone.
     
    CLO and doublespey like this.
  4. Greg Armstrong

    Greg Armstrong OldRodsHaveMoreFun

    Joined:
    Nov 9, 2005
    Messages:
    2,029
    Likes Received:
    1,166
    Location:
    Pugetropolis
    ...why does this obscenity/activity/practice not surprise me?
     
  5. Ryan Higgins

    Ryan Higgins Active Member

    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2011
    Messages:
    830
    Likes Received:
    270
    Location:
    Malaga, WA
    At least put them back in the river to replenish the ecosystem, my god what a waste.
     
  6. plaegreid

    plaegreid Saved by the buoyancy of citrus

    Joined:
    Feb 26, 2012
    Messages:
    1,383
    Likes Received:
    2,121
    Location:
    Laramie, WY
    Some solid stewardship right there.

    6193-sad-batman.gif
     
  7. long_rod_silvers

    long_rod_silvers New Member

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2006
    Messages:
    25
    Likes Received:
    2
    Location:
    seattle, WA
    That can't be legal....
     
  8. McNasty

    McNasty Canyon Lurker

    Joined:
    Aug 3, 2011
    Messages:
    1,275
    Likes Received:
    1,002
    Location:
    Somewhere Near Selah, WA
    wow, and im still just tryin to hook my first salmon.by the way bass turds, congrats on just winning avatar of the year!
     
    BASS_TURDS likes this.
  9. Matthew Gulbranson

    Matthew Gulbranson Resident Swinger

    Joined:
    Jun 15, 2007
    Messages:
    1,751
    Likes Received:
    58
    Location:
    Seattle, WA
    wow. The sad thing is that nothing will happen. When will we realize that if we don't start acting on sustainable practices, we'll just be sawing both our legs off, then the arms, leaving just our heads to witness the last breathe of our human errors. I guess the quick dollar and greed is more important.
     
  10. Dave Alberts

    Dave Alberts Active Member

    Joined:
    May 1, 2006
    Messages:
    99
    Likes Received:
    47
    Location:
    Lakewood, WA
    Leland, do you have any info?? Doesn't appear that the fish have been gutted, eggs pulled or anything. Thats a lot of fish to dump... Is it possible they were trapped by the tide...unlikely for sure, but... possibly an oxygen/polution issue??

    if not, what a wanton waste...
     
  11. Mingo

    Mingo the Menehune stole my beer

    Joined:
    Mar 27, 2005
    Messages:
    2,730
    Likes Received:
    737
    Location:
    Happy Hour, WA
    The females were stripped of their roe for wholesale sale to the lucrative sushi market. "Ikura", or salmon eggs, are a delicacy in Japan and in sushi bars around the world.
     
  12. Dipnet

    Dipnet The wanted posters say Tim Hartman

    Joined:
    Nov 25, 2012
    Messages:
    1,538
    Likes Received:
    862
    Location:
    Silverdale, WA
    Dave, I looked at the FB page and the accompanying comments and it seems (I'm assuming the info is truthful) that these Skok fish were dumped just about everywhere. The males were whole but the hens had been stripped of the eggs.

    The poster said what you see in the photo is only about a quarter of the fish they left.

    He claims to have seen folks driving down the road with people in the bed of a pickup tossing fish into the roadside bushes!

    Makes me want to puke!!! :mad:
     
  13. Flyborg

    Flyborg Active Member

    Joined:
    Mar 17, 2006
    Messages:
    2,468
    Likes Received:
    815
    Location:
    Kalama, WA
    People of the River...

    Is that the Nalley Valley Slough dump site?
     
  14. John Hicks

    John Hicks Owner and operator of Sea Run Pursuits

    Joined:
    Jul 23, 2005
    Messages:
    2,218
    Likes Received:
    314
    Location:
    Olympia
    Home Page:
    Yeah it seems that this in not an isolated incident. I was doing some Cutthroat scouting in the South Sound yesterday and saw this on the side of the road. Made me sick. None of the fish were gutted, just dumbed.[​IMG]