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New York state proposes changes to fishing rules - Kingston Daily Freeman

New York state proposes changes to fishing rules
Kingston Daily Freeman
Highlights include increasing year-round trout fishing opportunities at specific streams and establishing catch-and-release fishing at a few additional streams.
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Getting Gritty: Local Partnerships Protect the Bay With Beer - Huffington Post

Getting Gritty: Local Partnerships Protect the Bay With Beer - Huffington Post | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Getting Gritty: Local Partnerships Protect the Bay With Beer Huffington Post While the Bay still serves as critical habitat for fish, waterfowl, and many other species, and produces about 500 million pounds of seafood every year, the Bay is far...
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Stream bugs tell important stories - Kitsap Sun

Stream bugs tell important stories - Kitsap Sun | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
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Stream bugs tell important stories
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They're like canaries in a coal mine to tell people when water-quality turns bad, but they're also a critical part of the food web, feeding fish and amphibians of all sizes and age groups.
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Trout restoration pays off in Oxford's Barber's Hollow Brook - Worcester Telegram

Trout restoration pays off in Oxford's Barber's Hollow Brook - Worcester Telegram | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Trout restoration pays off in Oxford's Barber's Hollow Brook
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Tracking salmon to their birth streams - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

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Tracking salmon to their birth streams
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FAIRBANKS - Strontium is a trace element and mineral people use to make glow-in-the-dark paints and toothpaste for sensitive teeth.
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Another Million Raised For Dam Removal Along The Boardman - Interlochen

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Another Million Raised For Dam Removal Along The Boardman
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A group charged with removing hydroelectric dams along the Boardman River says it passed the halfway point in fundraising for the removal of a second dam.
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Petersburg's Harvell Dam to come down next week

Petersburg's Harvell Dam to come down next week | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Work is underway to remove the Harvell Dam on the Appomattox River — with removal of the concrete spillway scheduled to begin on Tuesday, July 15. As the first obstruction on the river, the Harvell Dam has long been ...
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Grants Awarded For Sinnemahoning Creek Projects By Fish & Boat Commission - NorthcentralPa.com

Grants Awarded For Sinnemahoning Creek Projects By Fish & Boat Commission NorthcentralPa.com McKean County Conservation District, $100,000 - “Fish Habitat Improvement and Stream Restoration Program.” Improve fish and wildlife habitats in streams...
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Sockeye salmon to be returned to Skokomish River - KOMO News

Sockeye salmon to be returned to Skokomish River - KOMO News | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
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Sockeye salmon to be returned to Skokomish River
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A $50-million project, now under construction, includes two new salmon hatcheries plus an inclined railway and tram for transporting spawning salmon up a near-vertical cliff.
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USDA Blog » Conservation Easement Protects a Vital Stock Trail in ...

USDA Blog » Conservation Easement Protects a Vital Stock Trail in ... | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Cattlemen, woolgrowers, anglers, hikers and hunters will continue to enjoy Beartrap Meadows in the Big Horns of Wyoming thanks to a conservation easement that will forever protect a stock trail used by many ranchers.
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Healthy Habitat: The Foundation of America's Seafood and Fisheries

Healthy habitat is the foundation of our nation's seafood and fisheries. Habitat provides important feeding and breeding grounds for fish and protected speci...
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Funding OK'd to demolish 2 dams on Shawsheen River - Eagle-Tribune

Funding OK'd to demolish 2 dams on Shawsheen River - Eagle-Tribune | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Funding OK'd to demolish 2 dams on Shawsheen River Eagle-Tribune Both dams are aging and removing the dams will eliminate a safety hazard and open up habitat for migratory and resident fish.” The organizations that applied for the grant said a...
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Rapid changes on Elwha River in nation's largest dam-removal project - The Republic

Rapid changes on Elwha River in nation's largest dam-removal project - The Republic | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Rapid changes on Elwha River in nation's largest dam-removal project The Republic PORT ANGELES, Washington — The final chunks of concrete are expected to fall this September in the nation's largest dam-removal project, but nature is already...
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Remove these dam drowning machines (YDR opinion) - York Daily Record

Remove these dam drowning machines (YDR opinion) - York Daily Record | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Remove these dam drowning machines (YDR opinion)
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The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission is offering funding to remove low-head dams in York and Lancaster counties.
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Recovery Plan for California Salmon and Steelhead - Rocklin and Roseville Today

Recovery Plan for California Salmon and Steelhead - Rocklin and Roseville Today | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Recovery Plan for California Salmon and Steelhead Rocklin and Roseville Today NOAA Fisheries and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) jointly released two plans to restore populations of salmon and steelhead in California's Central...
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State, feds unveil Central Valley salmon restoration plans - Modesto Bee

State, feds unveil Central Valley salmon restoration plans - Modesto Bee | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Modesto Bee State, feds unveil Central Valley salmon restoration plans Modesto Bee The National Marine Fisheries Service released a formal recovery plan for the three species, which describes actions proposed over a number of years to restore...
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Conservation club, Cub Scouts team up to build fish habitats - Citizens Voice

Conservation club, Cub Scouts team up to build fish habitats - Citizens Voice | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Conservation club, Cub Scouts team up to build fish habitats Citizens Voice 7/16/2014 - (left) Robby Obuhosky (9) and (right) Cory Perkins (8) both of Hunlock Creek enjoy the ride back to the boat launch after dropping off a fish habitat with the...
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Students merge outdoor fun with conservation ethic - SFGate (blog)

Students merge outdoor fun with conservation ethic - SFGate (blog) | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Students merge outdoor fun with conservation ethic
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They merge outdoors fun with science and conservation fieldwork.
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Partnership to preserve thousands of acres of threatened SC wetlands - WaterWorld

Partnership to preserve thousands of acres of threatened SC wetlands - WaterWorld | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Partnership to preserve thousands of acres of threatened SC wetlands WaterWorld "Working with our habitat protection partners on landscape scale conservation projects has been a priority of the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) for the last two...
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To conserve and protect MacDill's natural resources - DVIDS

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To conserve and protect MacDill's natural resources
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Jason Kirkpatrick, 6th Civil Engineer Squadron natural resources program manager, poses for a photo along MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., shoreline July 10, 2014.
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Culvert removed to allow fish access to habitat - Homer Tribune

Culvert removed to allow fish access to habitat Homer Tribune Not only do bears — brown and black — drink and feed from the stream, as well as the occasional coyote, but Soldotna Creek also is home to several species of anadromous fish, including...
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Bartlett Dam Removal Opens Cold-Water Habitat - Environmental ...

Bartlett Dam Removal Opens Cold-Water Habitat - Environmental ... | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
By ecoRI News staff. LANCASTER. Mass. — The Bartlett Pond dam, an 84-foot-long structure that was in disrepair and classified as a “significant hazard” on Wekepeke Brook, a tributary of the North Nashua River, was ...
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Sockeye salmon to be returned to the Skokomish River - Kitsap Sun

Sockeye salmon to be returned to the Skokomish River - Kitsap Sun | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Sockeye salmon to be returned to the Skokomish River Kitsap Sun HOODSPORT — Sockeye salmon, missing from the Skokomish River for at least 90 years, will get a lift — literally — as Tacoma Public Utilities and the Skokomish Tribe work together to...
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Conservation as a Source of Innovative Partnerships for All - USDA.gov (press release) (blog)

Conservation as a Source of Innovative Partnerships for All - USDA.gov (press release) (blog) | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Conservation as a Source of Innovative Partnerships for All
USDA.gov (press release) (blog)
My passion and commitment for conservation started on the farm learning from our first and finest conservationists: American farmers.
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Secretary Jewell Announces $43 Million to States for Parks, Outdoor Recreation through Land Water Conservation Fund

Secretary Jewell Announces $43 Million to States for Parks, Outdoor Recreation through Land Water Conservation Fund | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Secretary Jewell Announces $43 Million to States for Parks, Outdoor Recreation through Land Water Conservation Fund (W @MayorBetsyPrice announcing $43 million in new Land & Water Conservation Funding for all 50 states.
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Beautiful river, growing thirst, looming battle over the Eel River - Sacramento Bee

Beautiful river, growing thirst, looming battle over the Eel River - Sacramento Bee | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Beautiful river, growing thirst, looming battle over the Eel River Sacramento Bee “There is nothing quite so bad as preventing the salmon and steelhead from gaining access to their spawning grounds,” Gordon Becker, a senior scientist with the...
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