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More On Salmon And Southern Residents

From Erica Cirino in The Revelator. Again, the focus is on dams:

According to experts, the reason for the starvation in the Southern Residents is most definitely a lack of salmon, which make up the largest and most nutritious part of their diet.

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Diary Of A Killer Whale

Southern Resident Killer Whales Are Losing Too Many Calves

Seventy-percent of pregnancies are resulting in miscarriage, estimates one study. And the scientists behind the report believe they know why:

Over the years, killer whales accumulate toxins from their food in their fat.

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Diary Of A Killer Whale

Tying Up Loose Ends

Since my retirement is pretty much just around the corner, I need to start working on “Tying up some loose ends”, so to speak. At work, this means getting my files together and putting them in order so others may find important information. 258 more words


Water Balancing Act

Some people walk in the rain, others just get wet.

~ Roger Miller

“If you want to understand hydrology, go stand in the woods in the rain,” he instructed. 1,136 more words


Two years since submergence, villagers still fighting for rights

Driving up from Manipur’s capital Imphal to Ukhrul district towards the site of the Mapithel dam, a magnificent view of a reservoir with the lush green Mapithel range in the background opens up. 784 more words


Will this ‘Rally’ help the rivers?

PRESS RELEASE From India Rivers Week Organising Committee on Sept 13, 2017

We are concerned about the increasing superficial optics around saving rivers, with little or no effort to address fundamental issues which are causing their demise. 1,002 more words


Kilgore Falls and Kayaking (Doggie Style)

It was a nice day to head up to Eden Mill for some kayaking, but first we stopped at Kilgore Falls, on Falling Branch, to do a little hiking. 289 more words