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Wide-eyed for walleyes - Pocono Record

Wide-eyed for walleyes - Pocono Record | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Wide-eyed for walleyesPocono RecordEach spring for the past 30 years, fish culturists for the Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission, such as Bill Smoyer, have charted the frigid waters of Lake Wallenpaupack to capture hundreds of spawning walleyes.
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Angler drowns in Stevens County lake trying to save fishing rod - The Seattle Times

Angler drowns in Stevens County lake trying to save fishing rodThe Seattle TimesAn angler died on the opening day of the lowland lakes trout season in Washington when he jumped into a lake in northeast Washington to save his fishing rod.
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Lake Berkeley Water Drained, Fish Removed - Patch.com

Lake Berkeley Water Drained, Fish Removed - Patch.com | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Lake Berkeley Water Drained, Fish RemovedPatch.comDam repairs continue on the Berkeley Lake dam, and part of the process was removing all of the fish in the 88-acre lake.
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State stops funding removal of 'low-head' dams - Herald Times Reporter

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines (blog)State stops funding removal of 'low-head' damsHerald Times ReporterDES MOINES, Iowa (WTW) — Iowa is encouraging communities to remove small river dams that have been blamed for nearly 100...
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Endangered tortoise could get help in St. Tammany Parish - NOLA.com

Endangered tortoise could get help in St. Tammany Parish - NOLA.com | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
NOLA.comEndangered tortoise could get help in St.
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River Herring Populations Teetering on the Brink - Patch.com

River Herring Populations Teetering on the Brink - Patch.com | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
River Herring Populations Teetering on the BrinkPatch.com“There is no evidence yet that there is a better alewife run than normal,” says Steve Gephard, veteran fisheries biologist with the state Department of Environmental Protection (DEEP).
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State funds replacement for problem-plagued hatchery dam - Issaquah Press

State funds replacement for problem-plagued hatchery dam - Issaquah Press | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Issaquah PressState funds replacement for problem-plagued hatchery damIssaquah Press“The design that has been done replicates the natural setting and provides wonderful access for fish to go at least 10 more miles upstream,” Frisinger said.
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Jackson County Makes Plans For Rogue River - KDRV

KDRVJackson County Makes Plans For Rogue RiverKDRVlt's been nearly three years since Jackson County removed the historic Gold Ray Dam from the Rogue River.
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New fears over Hofmann Dam removal - Riverside Brookfield Landmark

New fears over Hofmann Dam removal - Riverside Brookfield Landmark | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
New fears over Hofmann Dam removalRiverside Brookfield LandmarkBoth the residents and the Olmsted Society are citing discrepancies in figures that the US Army Corps of Engineers used to calculate the impact the removal of the Hofmann and Fairbank...
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Hawaiian Humpbacks on Big Island Hawaii

Every year more than 2000 humpback whales migrate to Hawaiian waters. A population of up to 600 inhabits the waters off Big Island's western coast, and for those that come to watch them there's nothing quite like it.
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Minn. Senate OKs Hunting and Fishing Fee Hikes | KSTP TV ...

The state has not raised license fees for residents since 2001. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources proposed the fee hikes last year, which took on a new urgency this year when the game and fish fund was ...
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Fisheries scientists redefine the salmon debate by trumpeting more ...

Fisheries scientists redefine the salmon debate by trumpeting more ... | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Lower Granite Dam is the first of four hydroelectric dams on the lower Snake River that migrating Idaho salmon encounter — and that some salmon advocates want removed or breached. DARIN OSWALD / IDAHO ...
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'Gold rush' seen for delta fish habitat - Fresno Bee

'Gold rush' seen for delta fish habitat - Fresno Bee | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Fresno Bee'Gold rush' seen for delta fish habitatFresno BeeSweeney, managing partner of a duck-hunting club that owns most of the island, hopes to sell it in what may be the Delta's biggest modern land rush: a stampede to buy land for fish habitat.
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04-30-12 *DoW-CO News* HABITAT WORK TO IMPROVE ARK ...

04-30-12 *DoW-CO News* HABITAT WORK TO IMPROVE ARK ... | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Fish habitat enhancement work is set to begin later this year on public parts of the upper Arkansas River below the Highway 24 bridge as biologists and engineers with Colorado Parks and Wildlife prepare to restore a section ...
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FWC: Hatchery Bass Making a Difference in Florida - Florida Sportsman Magazine

FWC: Hatchery Bass Making a Difference in Florida - Florida Sportsman Magazine | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Florida Sportsman MagazineFWC: Hatchery Bass Making a Difference in FloridaFlorida Sportsman MagazineFisheries biologists often refer to a three-pronged approach to fisheries management: habitat, fish and people.
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It Pays to Conserve | Mississippi River Wild

Outdoor recreation—including skiing at Waubay National Wildlife Refuge, SD—generates $88 billion in federal and state tax revenue.Laura Hubers. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service contributed about $4.2 billion in ...
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$300K centerpiece of Ogden River restoration nears completion

$300K centerpiece of Ogden River restoration nears completion | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
OGDEN — Work on a public art project that will serve as the centerpiece of the ongoing Ogden River restoration is almost complete. The piece, dubbed...
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Crow Tribe, United States and State of Montana Sign Historic Water Compact - Tulsa Native American Times

UPI.comCrow Tribe, United States and State of Montana Sign Historic Water CompactTulsa Native American TimesSecretary of the Interior Ken Salazar, Crow Chairman Cedric Black Eagle and Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer signed the compact—marking a...
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Missouri Outdoors: Table Rock Lake/Lake Taneycomo among 10 ...

These and other locally driven conservation projects are prioritized and implemented by regional Fish Habitat Partnerships that have formed throughout the country to implement the National Fish Habitat Action Plan.
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Alaska salmon group will continue certification of harvest - The Seattle Times

Alaska salmon group will continue certification of harvestThe Seattle TimesIn hopes of retaining a marketing edge for wild-caught Alaska salmon, a Seattle-based fishing organization has proposed to continue the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification...
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Fishing guides say their businesses are gasping for air two years after BP oil ... - NOLA.com

Fishing guides say their businesses are gasping for air two years after BP oil ... - NOLA.com | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
NOLA.comFishing guides say their businesses are gasping for air two years after BP oil ...NOLA.comView full sizeTed Jackson, The Times-PicayuneRyan Lambert, owner of Cajun Fishing Adventures, and Capt.
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Colorado: Drought relief for streams and fish? - Summit County Citizens Voice

Colorado: Drought relief for streams and fish? - Summit County Citizens Voice | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Colorado: Drought relief for streams and fish?Summit County Citizens VoiceLease your water for instream flow use and grow a crop of fish habitat,” Beatie said.
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Tribal Group Claims Sea Lions Munch More Salmon Than Previously Thought - OPB News

Tribal Group Claims Sea Lions Munch More Salmon Than Previously Thought - OPB News | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
This Dish Is VegTribal Group Claims Sea Lions Munch More Salmon Than Previously ThoughtOPB NewsA coalition of tribal groups says sea lions are eating far more salmon along the Columbia River than previously thought.
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Two Years Later: New Partnership for People and Nature in the Gulf - Huffington Post (blog)

Two Years Later: New Partnership for People and Nature in the Gulf - Huffington Post (blog) | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
New York Daily NewsTwo Years Later: New Partnership for People and Nature in the GulfHuffington Post (blog)The partnership seeks to mobilize local communities and businesses to support habitat restoration and increase the resilience of coastal...
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Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta faces deadline for restoring fish habitat - Sacramento Bee

Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta faces deadline for restoring fish habitat - Sacramento Bee | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta faces deadline for restoring fish habitatSacramento BeeSweeney, managing partner of a duck-hunting club that owns most of the island, hopes to sell it in what may be the Delta's biggest modern land rush: a stampede to...
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