Sorting through a mixture of plant matter and dirt taken from the bottom of Diamond Lake, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife staff are picking out minuscule mollusks, leeches and insects, identifying and counting each one to determine the health of the lake itself. 36 more words
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Catherine Johnston’s interest in ecology and fisheries research inspired her to pursue a Master of Science degree at the University of Maine studying how the recent removal of two dams might open up critical spawning habitat for endangered shortnose sturgeon ( 717 more words
You don’t fish with live bait or conventional gear for that matter as a fly angler. You don’t low hole other anglers and cut them off on the stream or river. 597 more words
If you live in the Northwestern part of the continent, as I do, there has been no escaping this year’s extraordinary wildfire season.
Tens of thousands of people have been forced to evacuate their homes. 74 more words
Work is about to get underway along a section of the Mission Creek Greenway in Kelowna because of this spring’s higher-than-normal freshet flows.
The high water levels have caused changes to Misison Creek which now require repair and refinement of the floodplain and fish habitat restoration work that was completed in 2016. 138 more words