The economic impact of the state’s Dungeness crab fishery in December alone was about $55 million, a welcome jolt for coastal towns from Astoria to Brookings.
Fisheries regulators are asked to speed up their impact analysis of an LNG terminal.
Clatsop County's 2010 wish list includes $11 million for the Port of Astoria.
SeaPort Airlines flights between the two cities have been struggling to attract passengers.
Oregon's governor and attorney general will appeal approved plans for an LNG project.