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Agency Finds Longfin Smelt Deserves Endangered Species Act ...

“There is no higher priority than protecting one of the most endangered fish in the Bay-Delta,” said Dr. Jon Rosenfield, conservation biologist with The Bay Institute. “Drastic reductions in freshwater flows to the Bay drove ...
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Tuckasegee River, biodiversity, revives after dam removal two years ago - Mountain Xpress

Tuckasegee River, biodiversity, revives after dam removal two years ago - Mountain Xpress | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Tuckasegee River, biodiversity, revives after dam removal two years agoMountain Xpress“When the Nantahala area relicensing process offered the possibility of dam removal, we saw an opportunity to transform a portion of the river and restore part of...
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Pebble holds meetings on environmental data - Homer News

Pebble holds meetings on environmental data - Homer News | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Pebble holds meetings on environmental dataHomer NewsMike Heatwole, vice president of public affairs for the Pebble Partnership, will open the presentation.
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OK given to remove Mill Pond Dam from Sullivan Creek - The Spokesman Review (blog)

OK given to remove Mill Pond Dam from Sullivan Creek - The Spokesman Review (blog) | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
OK given to remove Mill Pond Dam from Sullivan CreekThe Spokesman Review (blog)STREAMS — The Washington Department of Ecology has issued a permit that allows the Pend Oreille County PUD to remove Mill Pond Dam, which is downstream from Sullivan Lake.
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A salmon balancing act for Lake Michigan fishery managers - NPR

A salmon balancing act for Lake Michigan fishery managersNPRby Peter Payette for The Environment Report The people who manage salmon in Lake Michigan will have to decide soon how many fish to put into the lake.
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Group Works To Bring Salmon Back To Yaquina Bay ...

Group Works To Bring Salmon Back To Yaquina Bay ... | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
What was once the West Coast's largest salmon harvest is now decimated. Newport according to Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife saw only 117 Chinook salmon harvested by mid-summer 2011. It wasn't that many ...
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Ready for Rapids in Cuyahoga Falls? Dam Removal Decision ...

Ready for Rapids in Cuyahoga Falls? Dam Removal Decision ... | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
The City Council will meet tonight at 6:30 p.m. at the Natatorium for its regular meeting and will decide whether or not to approve the widely touted dam removal project.
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For Klamath Tribes, Suckerfish Mean Renewed Life - EarthFix

For Klamath Tribes, Suckerfish Mean Renewed Life - EarthFix | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
EarthFixFor Klamath Tribes, Suckerfish Mean Renewed LifeEarthFixNow the tribe's fish hatchery is in trouble, and the Klamath tribes are trying to figure out how to bring it back. Mary Anne Wright remembers her great grandmother, Ruth Jackson.
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Tompkins: Rising lakes good for bass, anglers - Houston Chronicle

Tompkins: Rising lakes good for bass, anglers - Houston Chronicle | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Tompkins: Rising lakes good for bass, anglersHouston ChronicleBy Shannon Tompkins Bass fishing should be excellent in coming weeks as fish move into newly flooded shallows of Texas' rain-swelled reservoirs to feed and spawn.
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Interior's WaterSMART Program Funds Studies Of Water Supplies And River ... - Water Online (press release)

Interior's WaterSMART Program Funds Studies Of Water Supplies And River ...Water Online (press release)Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar announced recently that Interior's Bureau of Reclamation is providing $2.4M in funding for comprehensive...
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A Shift in Strategy for Merrimack River Atlantic Salmon Restoration - NewHampshire.com

A Shift in Strategy for Merrimack River Atlantic Salmon RestorationNewHampshire.comCONCORD, NH -- The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department won't need as much volunteer help this year stocking millions of inch-long salmon fry (young salmon) into...
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Guest column: Take steps to keep bay water clean - Green Bay Press Gazette

Guest column: Take steps to keep bay water cleanGreen Bay Press GazetteWe are protecting and restoring coastal wetlands, which help clean polluted water, protect our shorelines from erosion, and serve as nurseries for fish and other aquatic life.
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Fishermen to Forest Service: Grow Jobs, Protect Salmon - The ...

Fishermen to Forest Service: Grow Jobs, Protect Salmon - The ... | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Jev Shelton, a Juneau-based gillnetter and fish policy guru who has been fishing the waters of Southeast Alaska for five decades, is among those in D.C. this week asking the Forest Service to change its approach in the Tongass.
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Juneau fisherman makes his case for salmon in the nation's capital - Capital City Weekly

Juneau fisherman makes his case for salmon in the nation's capital - Capital City Weekly | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Juneau fisherman makes his case for salmon in the nation's capitalCapital City WeeklyHe moved to Juneau in 1970 and worked at the University of Alaska Southeast while continuing to fish.
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USFS planning regs promote habitat, water ... - Angling Trade

USFS planning regs promote habitat, water ... - Angling Trade | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
From TU: WASHINGTON, D.C.—The planning regulations finalized last week by the U.S. Forest Service place an emphasis on the sustainability of water resources and fish and wildlife habitat, which can help support healthy ...
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New fish cribs provide habitat on Bass Lake - Richmond-News

New fish cribs provide habitat on Bass Lake - Richmond-News | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
New fish cribs provide habitat on Bass LakeRichmond-NewsPhoto by Kelly Spaniol Volunteers work to construct a fish crib in late January. The cribs are made of woody debris to create habitat for fish.
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Gulf Coast restoration money in limbo - The Advocate

Gulf Coast restoration money in limboThe AdvocateBy JORDAN BLUM WASHINGTON — Federal transportation legislation that contains key money for Gulf Coast states and coastal restoration is staring down a Saturday deadline for government spending.
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Shad are angling to once again be the tasty harbinger of spring ...

Shad are angling to once again be the tasty harbinger of spring ... | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
For most of American history, early spring meant a feast of shad. That tradition has faded, but young chefs are trying to slip the ritual back onto plates.
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Secretary Salazar Announces Appointments to Sport Fishing and ...

Secretary Salazar Announces Appointments to Sport Fishing and ... | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON — Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar today announced the appointments of 23 individuals to the Sport Fishing and Boating Partnership Council, an advisory panel created in 1993 to advise the Secretary on ...
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Gray whale swims free after being rescued from fishing net - Los Angeles Times

Gray whale swims free after being rescued from fishing net - Los Angeles Times | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Los Angeles TimesGray whale swims free after being rescued from fishing netLos Angeles TimesThe young whale was found tangled in a fishing net off the Orange County coast.
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Blackberry Creek Dam Removal Progress — March 24, 2012 |

Blackberry Creek Dam Removal Progress — March 24, 2012 | | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Over the last 10 days there's been a lot of activity on the other side of the Fox River where all the prep work is continuing for the removal of the Blackberry.
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Tradition of placing baby salmon into Souhegan on hold this year - Nashua Telegraph

Tradition of placing baby salmon into Souhegan on hold this yearNashua TelegraphBy DAVID BROOKS A summertime ritual for area school children, helping stock inch-long baby salmon in the Souhegan River, won't occur this year, as fishery officials try...
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Thousands of pounds of illegal geoduck shipments seized at Sea-Tac - Northwest Cable News

Thousands of pounds of illegal geoduck shipments seized at Sea-Tac - Northwest Cable News | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Thousands of pounds of illegal geoduck shipments seized at Sea-TacNorthwest Cable News"We are up to our necks in paperwork," said Washington State Fish & Wildlife Officer Tylar Stephenson.
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Elwha River is flowing for first time in decades - TheNewsTribune.com

Elwha River is flowing for first time in decades - TheNewsTribune.com | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
TheNewsTribune.comElwha River is flowing for first time in decadesTheNewsTribune.comAfter plugging this mighty mountain river for a century, and fueling decades of controversy, Elwha Dam is history.
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Pacific Raceways growth: Salmon and wildlife may be ultimate victims - Examiner.com

Pacific Raceways growth: Salmon and wildlife may be ultimate victimsExaminer.comBut community and environmental advocates wonder if the amendments will do enough to protect the wildlife corridors and two Soos Creek tributaries, which are home to endangered...
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