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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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Coastal restoration plan is improvement for Slidell, Lafitte and the West Bank - NOLA.com

Coastal restoration plan is improvement for Slidell, Lafitte and the West Bank - NOLA.com | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
NOLA.comCoastal restoration plan is improvement for Slidell, Lafitte and the West BankNOLA.comBy Cathy Hughes, The Times-Picayune A revised state plan for hurricane protection and coastal restoration to be unveiled Wednesday will give new priority...
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Indiana DNR buys nearly 3500 acres from utility - Indianapolis Business Journal

Indianapolis Business JournalIndiana DNR buys nearly 3500 acres from utilityIndianapolis Business JournalAP Indiana's wildlife agency has purchased nearly 3500 acres of land along the Wabash River in southwestern Indiana from a utility.
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How Investing in Our Fisheries Pays Off | Care2 Causes

How Investing in Our Fisheries Pays Off | Care2 Causes | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
The proposed Fisheries Investment and Regulatory Relief Act does that and more. ... Restoring our depleted fish populations would create jobs, protect existing ones and add billions to the U.S. economy.
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Tompkins: Catfish are a bigger deal in Texas - Houston Chronicle

Tompkins: Catfish are a bigger deal in Texas - Houston Chronicle | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Tompkins: Catfish are a bigger deal in TexasHouston ChronicleThat may mean some species of fish that require fairly narrow aquatic habitats don't do as well under current conditions.
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Numbers predict great salmon season - Stockton Record

Numbers predict great salmon seasonStockton RecordBy Peter Ottesen With a forecast of more than 820000 adult-sized king salmon swimming along California's Central Coast (from Morro Bay to Bodega Bay) and another 1.6 million salmon predicted for the...
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Friends find joy in trout fishing in Wisconsin - Bradenton Herald

Friends find joy in trout fishing in WisconsinBradenton HeraldAnd when it comes to fly fishing, he's accustomed to spending the winter months tying flies in anticipation of the March early trout season.
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BJ's Wholesale Club Commits to Offering Sustainable Seafood - Your Olive Branch

BJ's Wholesale Club Commits to Offering Sustainable Seafood - Your Olive Branch | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Your Olive BranchBJ's Wholesale Club Commits to Offering Sustainable SeafoodYour Olive BranchTo reach this goal, BJ's is working with new and existing suppliers to find and assist in implementing methods that protect aquatic species and habitats.
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Food industry asks EPA to protect Bristol Bay seafood source - Juneau Empire

Alaska DispatchFood industry asks EPA to protect Bristol Bay seafood sourceJuneau EmpireThe US Department of Fish and Game forecasts 21 million sockeye salmon will be harvested from Bristol Bay in 2012.
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Possible plans to launch a hatchery spring chinook program in the Touchet River - The Seattle Times

Possible plans to launch a hatchery spring chinook program in the Touchet RiverThe Seattle TimesState Fish and Wildlife and tribal fish managers are deciding on bringing hatchery spring chinook to the Touchet River.
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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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Rush of freedom for Elwha as dam comes down - The Seattle Times

Rush of freedom for Elwha as dam comes downThe Seattle TimesThe Elwha Dam is demolished, with the channel at the right drawing down Lake Aldwell behind. The lake should be but a memory as of summer, perhaps even before April is over.
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Increases in Yellowstone National Park fishing permits a good thing - Salt Lake Tribune (blog)

Increases in Yellowstone National Park fishing permits a good thing - Salt Lake Tribune (blog) | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Increases in Yellowstone National Park fishing permits a good thingSalt Lake Tribune (blog)Fisheries officials from Yellowstone National Park announced Friday an increase in fishing permit fees. What are they thinking?
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Higher Angling Fees At Yellowstone National Park To Support Fisheries Program - National Parks Traveler

Higher Angling Fees At Yellowstone National Park To Support Fisheries ProgramNational Parks Traveler...
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Fishermen to rally in DC as industry struggles - HeraldNet

Fishermen to rally in DC as industry strugglesHeraldNetAP BOSTON -- Fishermen from California to New England plan to rally for their struggling industry in Washington this week with an election year message for Congress: helping the fishing...
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Klamath dams removal report gets good reviews - Statesman Journal

Klamath dams removal report gets good reviewsStatesman JournalAP A panel of independent scientists gives generally good marks to the draft report prepared to help Interior Secretary Ken Salazar decide whether to go ahead with removing dams on the ...
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RESTORE Act: Fueling a New Future for the Gulf Coast - ThinkProgress

RESTORE Act: Fueling a New Future for the Gulf Coast - ThinkProgress | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
ThinkProgressRESTORE Act: Fueling a New Future for the Gulf CoastThinkProgressThe RESTORE the Gulf Coast States Act, a bipartisan bill co-sponsored by 9 of the 10 Gulf Coast's states' senators, will likely be passed out of the Senate today as an...
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2 Eastern US mussels to be listed as endangered - Daily Mail - Charleston

WBIR-TV2 Eastern US mussels to be listed as endangeredDaily Mail - Charleston"By protecting these two species, we're protecting the quality of the water we drink, fish in and swim in," Curry said.
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Saving the Kokish River Fish Habitat - Pacific Free Press

Saving the Kokish River Fish Habitat - Pacific Free Press | Fish Habitat | Scoop.it
Saving the Kokish River Fish HabitatPacific Free PressThe deal requires approval from the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, which is why the Wilderness Committee is calling on citizens to write to them and demand they reject this project that...
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