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Conservation groups bid to remove old dams - The Tennessean

Conservation groups bid to remove old dams - The Tennessean | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Conservation groups bid to remove old dams The Tennessean In a bid to improve water quality in the streams, two local environmental groups are teaming up to remove the old dams, many of which they say serve no purpose these days and are detrimental...
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Why California is demolishing the San Clemente Dam - CNBC

Why California is demolishing the San Clemente Dam - CNBC | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
With California mired in drought, it might seem odd there's a dam demolition underway.
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Monterey County water agency seeks fish-farms balance in reservoir releases - Monterey County Herald

Monterey County water agency seeks fish-farms balance in reservoir releases - Monterey County Herald | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Salinas >> Fish have won another round against farms, this time in the Salinas Valley.Caught between a federal regulatory agency charged with protecting threatened steelhead in the Salinas River and increasing pressure from drought-affect...
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Fishing remains a big lure for Americans - Kansas City Star

Fishing remains a big lure for Americans - Kansas City Star | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
A national survey indicates that more than 45 million Americans still fish. And officials are encouraged by the increasing participation of women and Hispanics.
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How to Save Salmon from Dying in Idaho Rivers - Boise Weekly

How to Save Salmon from Dying in Idaho Rivers - Boise Weekly | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
"This is a disaster, and it's a pretty enormous disaster. But it's a predictable one."
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Salmon count 'disappointing' - Herald and News

Salmon count 'disappointing' - Herald and News | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
A survey conducted on the Salmon River last Friday revealed the 2015 spring chinook run is the fourth lowest return in 20 years, according to a news release.
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Hermosa Creek Trout Restoration Project Continues - Pagosa Daily Post

Hermosa Creek Trout Restoration Project Continues - Pagosa Daily Post | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Hermosa Creek Trout Restoration Project Continues
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The multi-year project to restore native Colorado River cutthroat trout to more than 20 miles of the Hermosa Creek watershed is continuing this summer.
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Fishing, rafting the Upper Madison a lesson in humility - The Idaho Statesman

Get local news from Boise, Meridian, Nampa, Caldwell and more at Idaho Statesman and IdahoStatesman.com
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USDA Blog » Recognizing the Value of Cleaner Watersheds - USDA.gov (press release) (blog)

USDA Blog » Recognizing the Value of Cleaner Watersheds - USDA.gov (press release) (blog) | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
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Stream bank restoration completed on local creeks | TribLIVE - Tribune-Review

Stream bank restoration completed on local creeks | TribLIVE - Tribune-Review | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
When Jim Laughlin was a kid, he enjoyed walking down the gradual slope of the stream bank at his family's Anvil Lane cottage. But over ...
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As Willamette Project dam work inches along, Corps works out deadline ... - OregonLive.com

As Willamette Project dam work inches along, Corps works out deadline ... - OregonLive.com | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
In the seven years since the federal government ordered the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to make its Willamette River Basin dams more hospitable to endangered fish, it has become increasingly unlikely the Corps will finish the job on time.
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Colorado Springs conservation group touts massive protection effort near Pueblo - Colorado Springs Gazette

Colorado Springs conservation group touts massive protection effort near Pueblo - Colorado Springs Gazette | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Palmer Land Trust, a Colorado Springs-based conservation group, has finalized a conservation easement that will permanently protect a sprawling ranch east of Pueblo.
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Polls show support for top conservation priorities

Two polls released Tuesday show big public support for major priorities for conservationists.
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With BP cash, Louisiana could jump start coastal restoration: Editorial - NOLA.com

With BP cash, Louisiana could jump start coastal restoration: Editorial - NOLA.com | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Louisiana's estimated $8.7 billion share of BP payments to settle government damage claims from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster would give the state a significant source of revenue for its $50 billion coastal restoration master plan.
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Coplay Creek getting bank and fish habitat restoration - Allentown Morning Call

Coplay Creek getting bank and fish habitat restoration - Allentown Morning Call | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
The crews were out in full force on the Coplay Creek on Monday morning, gathering at the Hokendauqua Park & Playground Association building to begin some important bank restoration and fish habitat improvement along the creek in the park.
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FWS and angling app FishBrain Partner to Create New App to save Endangered ... - NY City News

FWS and angling app FishBrain Partner to Create New App to save Endangered ... - NY City News | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
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The US Fish and Wildlife Service is working along with angling app FishBrain to have a new FishBrain app.
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San Clemente Dam teardown work begins; completion expected by end of month - Monterey County Herald

San Clemente Dam teardown work begins; completion expected by end of month - Monterey County Herald | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Carmel Valley >> After 94 years, the San Clemente Dam is actually, finally coming down.Last week, Granite Construction workers began tearing down the old dam on the Carmel River using a hoe ram, a kind of giant jackhammer chipping away at...
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Trout Unlimited working to protect Western Montana waters - KPAX-TV

Trout Unlimited working to protect Western Montana waters - KPAX-TV | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Trout Unlimited aims to conserve, protect and restore Montana's cold water fisheries and watersheds.
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Heat has salmon suffering - My Columbia Basin

Heat has salmon suffering - My Columbia Basin | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
PENDLETON, Ore. – As the hot summer continues, the salmon keep dying. Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation Director of Communications Chuck Sams says everyone is trying to find a solution, but little can be done.
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Calif. State Parks enhances Leo Carrillo to protect steelhead trout - Malibu Surfside News

Calif. State Parks enhances Leo Carrillo to protect steelhead trout - Malibu Surfside News | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Significant steps toward protecting endangered southern steelhead trout and other environmental resources will take place this summer and fall at Leo Carrillo State Park.  California State Parks and partner agencies are undertaking the project,...
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Ducks Unlimited hopes to raise $2 billion for conservation - Durant Democrat ... - Durant Daily Democrat

Ducks Unlimited hopes to raise $2 billion for conservation - Durant Democrat ... - Durant Daily Democrat | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
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State offers $1.7 million to boost biological recovery of Huff Run Watershed - Massillon Independent

State offers $1.7 million to boost biological recovery of Huff Run Watershed - Massillon Independent | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
A $1.7 million project that begins this summer in the Huff Run Watershed will have a different focus from previous efforts — habitat restoration.
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Columbia River sturgeon deaths could be linked to diseased salmon ... - OregonLive.com

Columbia River sturgeon deaths could be linked to diseased salmon ... - OregonLive.com | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
So far, more than 80 of the prehistoric fish have been found dead. Theories for the deaths inclu8de the possibility that the sockeye salmon they're eating could be diseased.
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Lake Erie's issues should trump everything else - Toledo Blade - Toledo Blade

CATAWBA ISLAND — My cousin Don just stood there and stared. On the rocky shoreline of Lake Erie, it was nothing but water as far as he could see, and for a California dairy farmer who goes to sleep worrying about water and wakes up at 3 a.m.
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King salmon spotted at mouth of American River - Sacramento Bee

King salmon spotted at mouth of American River - Sacramento Bee | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Here are the best places to fish in the Sacramento region, Northern California and beyond for the week of July 6, 2015.
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Five Oregon Marine Reserves bring offshore protection for animals, plants - OregonLive.com

Created 2012, the Oregon Marine Reserve program is designed to protect near shore environments, three miles out to sea from some of the state's best known rocky headlands.
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