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Tracking Bull Trout Movement in Idaho's Arrowrock Reservoir - United States Geological Survey (press release)

Tracking Bull Trout Movement in Idaho's Arrowrock Reservoir - United States Geological Survey (press release) | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Tracking Bull Trout Movement in Idaho's Arrowrock Reservoir
United States Geological Survey (press release)
Arrowrock Reservoir is important winter habitat for the bull trout, listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act.
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With Chuitna, Alaska faces a historic decision for wild salmon habitat protection - Alaska Dispatch News

With Chuitna, Alaska faces a historic decision for wild salmon habitat protection - Alaska Dispatch News | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
OPINION: The proposal to remove the Middle Fork of the Chuitna River for 25 years and then put it back together as a wild salmon stream is a pipe dream; it will not work. And that risk to salmon is unacceptable.
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Anglers' marketing alliance that made Copper River sockeye salmon a ... - Tribune-Review

Anglers' marketing alliance that made Copper River sockeye salmon a ... - Tribune-Review | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
JUNEAU — A growing number of restaurant customers and grocery store shoppers in the country are asking for Alaska's Copper River sockeye salmon by name. ...
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Habit Restoration Brings Back Oregon Chub - Courthouse News Service

Habit Restoration Brings Back Oregon Chub - Courthouse News Service | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
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Habit Restoration Brings Back Oregon Chub
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To combat fears about environmental rules, the U.S.
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Plan aims to restore native trout to protected creek east of Yellowstone - Yellowstone Gate

Plan aims to restore native trout to protected creek east of Yellowstone - Yellowstone Gate | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Efforts to restore native Yellowstone cutthroat trout have made headlines in recent years, with a focus on reducing invasive lake trout in Yellowstone Lake, the largest body of water in Yellowstone National Park.
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White Rock Dam Removal Project On Schedule - Rhode Island Public Radio

White Rock Dam Removal Project On Schedule - Rhode Island Public Radio | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
The Pawcatuck River will have one less dam along its river in the near future. The Nature Conservancy has filed a wetlands permit application in Rhode
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$4 million N.J. creek restoration worth the price | Opinion - NJ.com

$4 million N.J. creek restoration worth the price | Opinion - NJ.com | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Cleaner water, an attractive outdoor natural area and the return of a bit of our history are healthy steps forward for our capital city.
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Helping the fish habitat - Coeur d'Alene Press

Helping the fish habitat - Coeur d'Alene Press | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
DOVER - The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is meeting with the Idaho Lakes Commission later this month to discuss the concept of siphoning water from Priest Lake to improve fish habitat in the Priest River.
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How An Unlikely Partnership Is Working To Bring Back A Native Idaho Trout - Boise State Public Radio

How An Unlikely Partnership Is Working To Bring Back A Native Idaho Trout - Boise State Public Radio | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
A unique group of conservationists, ranchers and miners was recently awarded a $430,000 federal grant to continue rehabilitation of a native Idaho trout.
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Larger salmon releases planned after California fish die-off - SFGate

Larger salmon releases planned after California fish die-off - SFGate | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
(AP) — A proposal to raise Shasta Dam and boost California's ability to store water for dry years has drawn criticism from federal biologists who say it would harm endangered salmon. Before starting work, the U.S.
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Movement to Take Down Thousands of Dams Goes Mainstream - National Geographic

Movement to Take Down Thousands of Dams Goes Mainstream - National Geographic | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Many dams in the United States have outlived their useful lives. A movement to remove them is gaining traction and growing in ambition.
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The American eel's 'endangered' designation isn't backed up by the science - Bangor Daily News

The American eel's 'endangered' designation isn't backed up by the science - Bangor Daily News | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Over the past decade, eel fishermen in Maine and all along the Atlantic coast have been part of a responsibly managed fishery, adhering to stringent regulations developed across state, provincial and international lines.
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U.N. Meeting Could Lead to Action on High Seas Conservation

U.N. Meeting Could Lead to Action on High Seas Conservation | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
A special working group of the United Nations General Assembly will meet Jan.
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Iowa conservation leaders urge sales tax for natural resources - KCRG

Iowa conservation leaders urge sales tax for natural resources - KCRG | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
DES MOINES — Members of the Iowa Natural Resources Commission are calling on the split-control Legislature and Gov.
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Finding the Right Price for Water

Finding the Right Price for Water | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Economists say that the resource is currently too cheap. Will dry conditions finally help give the issue the political clout necessary to charge more?

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Around Iowa: Restoration project on wetland underway - DesMoinesRegister.com

Around Iowa: Restoration project on wetland underway - DesMoinesRegister.com | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Efforts aim to restore a natural wetland on a privately-owned property
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As California Drought Enters 4th Year, Conservation Efforts and Worries Increase

As California Drought Enters 4th Year, Conservation Efforts and Worries Increase | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
The Sierra Nevada snowpack, which is supposed to provide 30 percent of the state’s water, is at its second-lowest level on record.
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National Aquarium envisions Inner Harbor 'conservation campus' - Baltimore Business Journal

National Aquarium envisions Inner Harbor 'conservation campus' - Baltimore Business Journal | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
The aquarium is creating a sustainable seafood program.
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Rivers Run Free… Nation's Biggest Dam Removal Is Done - Gear Junkie (blog)

Rivers Run Free… Nation's Biggest Dam Removal Is Done - Gear Junkie (blog) | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
72 dams were removed across the country in 2014.
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Springs: The Canary in a Coal Mine for Groundwater - National Geographic

Springs: The Canary in a Coal Mine for Groundwater - National Geographic | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
From Abe Springer: Humans have relied on springs for millennia. Since the beginning of human evolution, populations spanning all seven continents have built entire communities around these sources ...
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Puget Sound salmon face more ups and downs in river flows - Phys.Org

Puget Sound salmon face more ups and downs in river flows - Phys.Org | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Many salmon rivers around Puget Sound have experienced increasing fluctuations in flow over the past 60 years, just as climate change projections predict - and that's unfortunate news for threatened Chinook salmon, according to a new analysis of...
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New farm bill program benefiting Idaho farms and ranches - Capital Press

New farm bill program benefiting Idaho farms and ranches - Capital Press | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Idaho has received USDA grants to help Blackfoot River ranchers improve diversions and to implement programs to stabilize the Eastern Snake Plain Aquifer.
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Harris Creek oyster restoration continues - The Star Democrat

Harris Creek oyster restoration continues - The Star Democrat | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
EASTON — Oyster restoration efforts in Harris Creek resumed this month, with sights aimed for starting in the Tred Avon River soon.
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Improved Fish Habitat Planned at Cave Run Lake - WMKY

ECM Publishers Improved Fish Habitat Planned at Cave Run Lake WMKY At about the time when the winter boat show season starts to crank up, the annual fishing forecast for Kentucky's major fisheries arrives as another welcome diversion from the...
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Deal secures 3,000 acres of forest near Mount St. Helens

Deal secures 3,000 acres of forest near Mount St. Helens | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Columbia Land Trust on Monday announced the conservation of more than 3,000 acres of forestland near Mount St. Helens, the latest phase in an ongoing effort by the organization to prevent development

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Sam Radcliffe's curator insight, December 24, 2014 9:31 AM

Roughly $400 per acre 

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USDA Unites with Partners to Improve Water Quality in Lake Champlain - USDA.gov (press release) (blog)

USDA Unites with Partners to Improve Water Quality in Lake Champlain - USDA.gov (press release) (blog) | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
USDA.gov (press release) (blog) USDA Unites with Partners to Improve Water Quality in Lake Champlain USDA.gov (press release) (blog) Lake Champlain provides habitat for more than 300 bird species and 80 fish species, holds 6.8 trillion gallons of...
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