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With dam removals, a 'renaissance' on the Raritan River - NJ.com

With dam removals, a 'renaissance' on the Raritan River - NJ.com | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
With dam removals, a 'renaissance' on the Raritan River
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The removal of the dam also should reduce the water temperature, thereby lessening the development of bacteria, Kibler said.
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The best fishing hole in America: Ten minutes from the White House - Washington Post

The best fishing hole in America: Ten minutes from the White House - Washington Post | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Washington Post The best fishing hole in America: Ten minutes from the White House Washington Post When Captain John Smith (of Pocahontas fame) sailed up the Potomac in 1607, he remarked in his diary that the fish were “lying so thicke with the...
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Maine Voices: Clean water can't be taken for granted - Press Herald

Maine Voices: Clean water can't be taken for granted - Press Herald | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Maine Voices: Clean water can't be taken for granted
Press Herald
Maine still stands out among the states because we have some of the clearest lake water in the country.
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The Economic Case for Restoring Coastal Ecosystems - Center For American Progress

The Economic Case for Restoring Coastal Ecosystems - Center For American Progress | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Center For American Progress The Economic Case for Restoring Coastal Ecosystems Center For American Progress These benefits include buffering storm surges; safeguarding coastal homes and businesses; sequestering carbon and other pollutants;...
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Minnesota DNR gets $35 million for fish and wildlife conservation ...

Minnesota DNR gets $35 million for fish and wildlife conservation ... | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Minnesota will get $35 million this year from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife service to fund conservation efforts.The money comes from excise tax paid by anglers, hunters and boaters, and will be used by the state DNR to restore and conserve state ...
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NOAA Fisheries commits to develop a national recreational fishing policy - Boating Industry

NOAA Fisheries commits to develop a national recreational fishing policy Boating Industry WASHINGTON – An announcement by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration that NOAA Fisheries will develop a national recreational fishing policy...
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Beach work betters Tampa Bay estuary for fish - Tampabay.com

Beach work betters Tampa Bay estuary for fish - Tampabay.com | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
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Beach work betters Tampa Bay estuary for fish
Tampabay.com
"A lot of fishermen don't understand that this estuary has a lot of moving parts," said Wilson, a sportsman who believes in habitat restoration and enhancement.
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Proposed Stream and Wetlands Rule is Great News, But with a Caveat - Field and Stream (blog)

Proposed Stream and Wetlands Rule is Great News, But with a Caveat - Field and Stream (blog) | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Triple Pundit Proposed Stream and Wetlands Rule is Great News, But with a Caveat Field and Stream (blog) The nation had decided wetlands were critical fish and wildlife habitat, an essential element in water purification and storage as well as...
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Tons of rock create artificial reefs in Lake Norman - Mooresville Tribune

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Tons of rock create artificial reefs in Lake Norman
Mooresville Tribune
“Sure, that creates a fish habitat, but it eventually (those trees) move down the lake and flatten down and lose their value as a habitat.
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EPA introduces stream and wetlands rule - Bend Bulletin

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EPA introduces stream and wetlands rule
Bend Bulletin
“Smaller streams provide critical habitat for the salmon and steelhead that spawn in tributaries and many other species of fish, birds, plants and insects.
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Emergency convoy trucking salmon hatchlings to safety downriver - Daily Democrat

Emergency convoy trucking salmon hatchlings to safety downriver - Daily Democrat | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Emergency convoy trucking salmon hatchlings to safety downriver Daily Democrat A large group of media observes millions of small hatchery salmon being pumped into holding nets along the Sacramento River near Rio Vista, Calif., on Tuesday, March 25,...
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Conservation Easement Enables Landowners to Restore Wetland, Help Protect ... - USDA.gov (press release) (blog)

Conservation Easement Enables Landowners to Restore Wetland, Help Protect ... - USDA.gov (press release) (blog) | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Conservation Easement Enables Landowners to Restore Wetland, Help Protect ...
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California Drought Has Migrating Salmon Hitching Rides in Trucks - Businessweek

California Drought Has Migrating Salmon Hitching Rides in Trucks - Businessweek | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
California Drought Has Migrating Salmon Hitching Rides in Trucks Businessweek California will begin hauling 30 million young Chinook salmon hundreds of miles toward the Pacific Ocean in tanker trucks to save the fishing industry after a record...
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Decades of toxic waste dredged from the Duwamish - The Seattle Times

Decades of toxic waste dredged from the Duwamish - The Seattle Times | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Decades of toxic waste dredged from the Duwamish
The Seattle Times
The company is assisting the EPA in cleanup and habitat restoration, spending more than $100 million. Marianne ...
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Santa Fe takes water conservation challenge - KRQE News 13

Santa Fe takes water conservation challenge - KRQE News 13 | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Santa Fe takes water conservation challenge KRQE News 13 Gonzales is joining mayors across the country in asking residents to make a commitment to conserve water by taking part in a national contest to see what city can be the most water-wise...
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EPA says the Norwalk River is a 'waterbody improved' - The Redding Pilot

EPA says the Norwalk River is a 'waterbody improved' - The Redding Pilot | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
The Redding Pilot EPA says the Norwalk River is a 'waterbody improved' The Redding Pilot But for the past 16 years, community organizations and municipal groups like Wilton's Department of Environmental Affairs have worked together to help foster a...
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California's San Joaquin tops list of America's 10 Most Endangered Rivers - Earth Island Journal

California's San Joaquin tops list of America's 10 Most Endangered Rivers - Earth Island Journal | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Earth Island Journal California's San Joaquin tops list of America's 10 Most Endangered Rivers Earth Island Journal This use has taken a steep toll, and many rivers are now threatened by excessive water diversions and withdrawals, outdated water...
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Michigan wildlife officials announce $350000 in grants to remove 1 dam ... - Greenfield Daily Reporter

Michigan wildlife officials announce $350000 in grants to remove 1 dam ...
Greenfield Daily Reporter
LANSING, Michigan — State wildlife officials have approved two projects to remove one dam and renovate another.
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$35M to improve Delaware River water quality - Philadelphia Business Journal

$35M to improve Delaware River water quality - Philadelphia Business Journal | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
$35M to improve Delaware River water quality Philadelphia Business Journal The grant was led by a partnership of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, the Open Space Institute and more than...
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NJ Conservation Foundation receives grants for water protection initiative - NJ.com

NJ Conservation Foundation receives grants for water protection initiative NJ.com New Jersey Conservation Foundation has received two grants totaling nearly $715,000 toward its work in protecting water resources in the Highlands, the Pine Barrens...
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Bill Sargent: A vision for managing recreational fisheries - Florida Today

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Bill Sargent: A vision for managing recreational fisheries
Florida Today
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Draft Rule Clarifies Protection for U.S. Streams, Wetlands ...

Draft Rule Clarifies Protection for U.S. Streams, Wetlands ... | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON, DC, March 25, 2014 (ENS) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers today jointly released a draft rule to clarify protection for streams and wetlands under the Clean ...
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Fishpond Names an Ambassador Team | Angling Trade

Fishpond Names an Ambassador Team | Angling Trade | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
“We've assembled an all star team of anglers, guides and conservationists to represent us,” said fishpond co-owner and designer John Le Coq. “Our ambassadors will be an important face of the brand in the field and we've ...
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southeast alaska fish habitat partnership recognized by national fish ...

These partnerships are formed around important aquatic habitats, distinct geographic areas, “keystone” fish species or system types. With the recent board action, there are now 19 of these highly productive partnerships ...
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NC clean water rules under review…for being too tough - The Progressive Pulse

NC clean water rules under review…for being too tough - The Progressive Pulse | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
NC clean water rules under review…for being too tough
The Progressive Pulse
“We've been waiting for it, and now it's begun: the formal review process for North Carolina's most critical legal protections for clean water.
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Reclamation project helps life return to once-dead stream - Daily Sentinel

Reclamation project helps life return to once-dead stream - Daily Sentinel | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Reclamation project helps life return to once-dead stream
Daily Sentinel
The project is the result of a partnership between the U.S.
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