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Restored Wetland Doubles as Outdoor Classroom for High School Students - USDA.gov (press release) (blog)

Restored Wetland Doubles as Outdoor Classroom for High School Students - USDA.gov (press release) (blog) | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Restored Wetland Doubles as Outdoor Classroom for High School Students USDA.gov (press release) (blog) The contractor hired to install the restoration work, Charles Kemp, was instrumental in involving the school's students in creating and managing...
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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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In a New Video, Las Vegas' 'Water Empress' Delivers a Lesson in Conservation Ethics

In a New Video, Las Vegas' 'Water Empress' Delivers a Lesson in Conservation Ethics | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Patricia Mulroy lays out your moral obligation to save water.

Via Flora Moon
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Bishopville Dam Removal and Fish Passage Almost Complete - WBOC TV 16

Bishopville Dam Removal and Fish Passage Almost Complete - WBOC TV 16 | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
The 1.4-million-dollar Bishopville Dam Removal project is almost complete after ten years.
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Trustees, BP announce $134 million in proposed early restoration projects on ... - NOLA.com

Federal and state trustees and BP announced tentative approval of 10 more natural resource early restoration projects, totaling $134 million, on Monday (Apr.
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Commission approves emergency fishing closure on section of Sacramento River - Bay Area Indymedia

Commission approves emergency fishing closure on section of Sacramento River - Bay Area Indymedia | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Fishermen, Tribal leaders and environmentalists note that the drought itself is not the reason for the collapse of winter Chinook salmon, the near extinction of Delta smelt and the collapse of American River steelhead, as agency officials often...
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Sterling Heights, Utica partner for Clinton River Restoration Project - The Macomb Daily

Sterling Heights, Utica partner for Clinton River Restoration Project - The Macomb Daily | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Sterling Heights is teaming up with officials in neighboring Utica to work on restoring the Clinton River as it runs through their communities.
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Ample water, good fish numbers have anglers optimistic - The Coloradoan

Ample water, good fish numbers have anglers optimistic - The Coloradoan | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Fort Collins area fishing season predicted to be good.
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Can California Farmers Save Water and the Dying Salton Sea?

Can California Farmers Save Water and the Dying Salton Sea? | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Two fast-approaching deadlines threaten to undermine the future success of the Quantification Settlement Agreement, which aimed to wean California off its overdependence on Colorado River water.
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Conservation group leader promotes salmon education - Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman

Conservation group leader promotes salmon education - Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
MAT-SU — The number of salmon in Alaska may be declining, but King Maker Catherine Inman is doing her part to combat future decreases.
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Strawberry Creek restoration project completed - Daily Californian

Strawberry Creek restoration project completed - Daily Californian | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
The restoration project on Strawberry Creek near Eucalyptus Grove, where two failing check dams were replaced by three new structures, was completed and opened during a ceremony Wednesday.Read More…
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Santa Rosa hosting fish habitat restoration conference - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Santa Rosa hosting fish habitat restoration conference - Santa Rosa Press Democrat | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Restoration sites on Dry Creek, the Russian River, the Laguna de Santa
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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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With dam gone, fish return to Maryland's fresh waters - USA TODAY

With dam gone, fish return to Maryland's fresh waters - USA TODAY | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
A new fish passage in Bishopville will allow overfished species to reach spawning grounds.
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BP oil spill: Environmental groups comment on 5th anniversary of the spill - NOLA.com

A variety of environmental and civic groups have issued statements on the fifth anniversary of the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster and oil spill, outlining their continued concerns about the oil cleanup, the effects of oil on wildlife and plans for...
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Dam removal at issue as spring spawning runs begin - Columbus Dispatch

Dam removal at issue as spring spawning runs begin
Columbus Dispatch
After the vote, a group of property owners around the impoundment and other opponents of dam removal petitioned to hold a referendum to settle the matter.
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Drying streams pose threat to rare salmon - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Drying streams pose threat to rare salmon - Santa Rosa Press Democrat | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
About 30,000 juvenile coho salmon may be doomed by the drought as
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Aquarium contributes $441 mill to local economy - Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Aquarium contributes $441 mill to local economy - Corpus Christi Caller-Times | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
If there's one thing Larry Urban likes to see at the Texas State Aquarium, it's the elation in the eyes of his grandchildren as they run from exhibit to exhibit.
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Lagunitas Creek Habitat 'Enhancements' on the Way Thanks to State Grant - Patch.com

Lagunitas Creek Habitat 'Enhancements' on the Way Thanks to State Grant - Patch.com | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
MMWD was awarded nearly a half million dollars for the project.
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Restored Red Brook Brought Back the Fish - ecoRI news

Restored Red Brook Brought Back the Fish - ecoRI news | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
NEW BEDFORD, Mass. — Red Brook is one of the few streams in southeastern
Massachusetts that still sustains a healthy brook trout fishery.
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Napa River restoration begins a new phase Upvalley - Napa Valley Register

Napa River restoration begins a new phase Upvalley - Napa Valley Register | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
OAKVILLE — After 13 years and $21 million, restoration of 4.5 miles of Napa River banks in the heart of Napa Valley is complete, offering improved habitat and reducing flood
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Vt. Bill Would Remove Dams In Bad Shape - Valley News

Vt. Bill Would Remove Dams In Bad Shape - Valley News | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Lawmakers are considering legislation aimed at removing poorly maintained dams from Vermont’s rivers and streams.
Proponents of the measure say it
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