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Fishing Industry At Risk Of Disappearing In New England - CBS Local

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Fishing Industry At Risk Of Disappearing In New England
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GLOUCESTER (CBS) – The industry that built New England is at risk of disappearing. Fishing has always been a mainstay, but things have drastically changed.
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Broken pipeline spills oil into ocean off Santa Barbara - USA TODAY

Broken pipeline spills oil into ocean off Santa Barbara - USA TODAY | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
An estimated 21,000 gallons of crude oil dumped into the ocean from a broken pipeline just off the central California coast before it was shut off on Tuesday, creating a spill stretching about 4 miles along the beach...
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City celebrates completion of relocated and restored lower Bear Creek - Redmond Reporter

City celebrates completion of relocated and restored lower Bear Creek - Redmond Reporter | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
The City of Redmond celebrated the completion of the newly relocated and restored lower Bear Creek with a ribbon cutting on May 14.
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USDA to Expand Investment in Water Conservation, Resilience across Drought ... - USDA.gov (press release)

WASHINGTON, May 18, 2015 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) will invest approximately $21 million in additional Farm Bill dollars to help farmers and ranchers apply...
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For California salmon, summer of truck rides, bucket lifts - Sacramento Bee

For California salmon, summer of truck rides, bucket lifts - Sacramento Bee | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
What do you do when you have 30 million young salmon ready for their big journeys downstream, but drought and development have dried your riverbeds to sauna rocks? In California this year, you give the fish a ride.
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Door County Wetlands Recognized As Internationally Significant - DoorCountyDailyNews.com

Door County Wetlands Recognized As Internationally Significant - DoorCountyDailyNews.com | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Door County Coastal Wetlands has been recognized as internationally significant.  The Door County conservation partners of the Ridges Sanctuary, Nature Conservancy, Door
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Hunting and fishing gear taxes again boosting wildlife and fish conservation ... - PennLive.com (blog)

Hunting and fishing gear taxes again boosting wildlife and fish conservation ... - PennLive.com (blog) | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Pennsylvania receives fourth highest amount from Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration and Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration programs
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Landmark Conservation Deal Offers A First Glimpse Of New Wilderness - NPR

Landmark Conservation Deal Offers A First Glimpse Of New Wilderness - NPR | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Once closed to the public, adventure seekers can now explore a wild stretch of New York state's Hudson and Opalescent Rivers.
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Nearly 500 Conway acres being set aside for conservation - Myrtle Beach Sun News

Nearly 500 Conway acres being set aside for conservation - Myrtle Beach Sun News | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Conway City Council agreed to accept the title on tract of land Monday.
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USDA offers $235M for conservation partnership program - Feedstuffs

Second round of Regional Conservation Partnership Program now open.
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Why a smallmouth bass with a rare, cancerous tumor has Pa. officials worried - Washington Post

Why a smallmouth bass with a rare, cancerous tumor has Pa. officials worried - Washington Post | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Some wildlife experts consider the species to be a "canary in the coalmine" for potential water pollution.
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California drought: Delta town grapples with water cutbacks - San Francisco Chronicle

California drought: Delta town grapples with water cutbacks - San Francisco Chronicle | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
The 52-year-old Discovery Bay resident recently ran his sprinklers when he wasn’t supposed to, according to the new drought ordinance in this quiet stretch of Contra Costa County that backs up to the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta.
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Bigger bang for your buck: Restoring fish habitat by removing barriers - University of Wisconsin-Madison

Bigger bang for your buck: Restoring fish habitat by removing barriers - University of Wisconsin-Madison | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
University of Wisconsin-Madison Bigger bang for your buck: Restoring fish habitat by removing barriers University of Wisconsin-Madison For example, a $70 million investment to remove 299 dams and 180 road crossings — coordinated across the entire...
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Amid record drought, CA salmon get 'free taxi ride' down San Joaquin River - 89.3 KPCC

Amid record drought, CA salmon get 'free taxi ride' down San Joaquin River - 89.3 KPCC | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Amid the worst drought on record in California, fish biologists are trying to save a salmon run in the Central Valley's San Joaquin River.
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Wetlands at Carvers Creek State Park home to wildlife, fish - Fayetteville Observer

Wetlands at Carvers Creek State Park home to wildlife, fish - Fayetteville Observer | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
A former cow pasture has been converted back to a streambed as part of a program to mitigate the loss of wetlands elsewhere in the state.
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Trees last step in Chickley River restoration - The Recorder

Trees last step in Chickley River restoration - The Recorder | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
HAWLEY — Some 400 native trees and shrubs are to be planted along the Chickley River banks this month, as
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The Chemical That Is Helping Scientists Save Endangered Salmon - TakePart

Researchers discover that an isotope that accumulates in the ear bones of fish lets them track their journey from river to sea and back.
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Aquatic reserve best fit for Lake Kapowsin - Eatonville Dispatch

Aquatic reserve best fit for Lake Kapowsin - Eatonville Dispatch | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
By Marian Berejikian The recent activity by Washington Department of Natural Resources (DNR) to protect Lake Kapowsin in its current state is the best solution for this fragile and environmentally ...
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SDCWA to consider conservation and outreach programs - CBS 8 San Diego

SDCWA to consider conservation and outreach programs - CBS 8 San Diego | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
As a rainstorm bears down on Southern California, the San Diego County Water Authority Board of Directors will hold a special meeting Thursday to discuss a series of drought-related issues.
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Kalamazoo River Restoration 2015

The DEQ and Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette reached a $75 million settlement with Enbridge over the 2010 Kalamazoo River oil spill. The company ...
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Potomac River Clean Up Day at Mallows Bay

A video production by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources about the Alice Ferguson Foundation Annual Potomac River Clean up at Mallows Bay ...
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Jurassic fish reproducing once more in Missouri rivers

Jurassic fish reproducing once more in Missouri rivers | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
For the first time in 30 years, the Missouri Department of Conservation has confirmed evidence that the state-endangered lake sturgeon is reproducing in

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Option topic: inland water and management - a success story 

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RI coastal marshes at risk from rising sea levels, study says - The Providence Journal

RI coastal marshes at risk from rising sea levels, study says - The Providence Journal | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
If sea levels rise three feet, Narragansett would experience a net loss of 105 acres of salt marsh. Another 97 acres would disappear in Charlestown, while
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Fish and Boat Commission confirm small mouth bass caught in the ... - FOX43.com

Fish and Boat Commission confirm small mouth bass caught in the ... - FOX43.com | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
DUNCANNON, Pa. -- A small mouth bass caught last year in the Susquehanna River near Duncannon had cancer, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission confirmed Monday. Cancerous growths and tumors on...
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Restoring the Rio - Arizona Daily Sun

Restoring the Rio - Arizona Daily Sun | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
After it winds through Flagstaff, squeezing between homes, under roads and through culverts, the Rio de Flag ends up on the eastern edge of the city.
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Stretch Of Sacramento River Closed To Fishing After Drought Conditions ... - CBS Local

Stretch Of Sacramento River Closed To Fishing After Drought Conditions ... - CBS Local | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Late rains and high temperatures during California's drought led to the destruction of millions of Chinook eggs and the loss of an entire class of winter-run Chinook salmon.
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