American Shad

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Name: American Shad
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Veazie Dam Gone, Party Begins With Race

Just a year after the Penobscot River was liberated from a major obstacle—the Veazie Dam—the beautiful river and its people will be honored and celebrated with a canoe and kayak race.The Penobscot Indian Nation , in collaboration with the American Canoe ... [Published Indian Country Today Media Network - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Invasive species threaten Pacific salmon

USA: Recent research has revealed that invasive species – both native and non-native – are posing a major threat to salmon in the Pacific Northwest of the United States.Newresearch by NOAA fisheries aims to address the impacts thatinvasive species are ... [Published Fishfarming Xpert - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Fish Finder — Published July 23, 2014

Bass anglers continue to ply their craft, either casting for smallmouth above Isleton in the Old Sacramento River or tossing jigs or crank baits for largemouth in Frank's Tract and Mildred Island.Heavy afternoon winds have muddied the less-protected areas. ... [Published Recordnet.com - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

Tour of fish bypass in Seymour shows progress

SEYMOUR >> State and local officials Wednesday donned hard hats and toured the Tingue Dam Fish Bypass Channel construction site with workers from the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection.Robert Klee, DEEP commissioner, said before the ... [Published New Haven Register - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

DC’s hatchery seeks to restore shad to Anacostia

By Whitney Pipkin on July 17, 2014On a warm afternoon in early May, a group of biologists from the District of Columbia’s Department of the Environment could be seen leaning over the side of a boat, tipping the contents of a clear bag into the Anacostia ... [Published Chesapeake Bay Journal - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 2 reports

Federal Appeals Court Deals Setback to Maine Hydro Dam Owner, in Salmon Protection Lawsuit (7/16/14)

PORTLAND, Maine, July 16 -- Environment Maine issued the following news release:The federal First Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston yesterday reversed the dismissal of a Clean Water Act (CWA) lawsuit brought by two conservation groups to save Atlantic ... [Published Targeted News Service - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Youth fishing derby set for Saturday in Nashua

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Nashua National Fish Hatchery is working to bring American shad back to the Merrimack River and this Saturday, is co-hosting a youth fishing derby at the Horse Pond Fish & Game Club on Broad Street, past the Nashua ... [Published WMUR New Hampshire - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

State approves new thermal discharge permit for Yankee

BRATTLEBORO — Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant will be allowed to continue discharging millions of gallons of heated water into the Connecticut River until the plant shuts down later this year, despite owner Entergy Nuclear relying on “flawed science,” ... [Published Times Argus - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Project to demolish Harvell Dam underway

PETERSBURG - Demolition of the privately-owned Harvell Dam that spans the Appomattox River has began two years after the project was first discussed in 2012. The area will be closed through September as crews work to remove the dam "to provide fish passage ... [Published Petersburg Progress-Index - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Partners celebrate Pawcatuck River restoration

RICHMOND — Partners in the Pawcatuck River Fish Passage Restoration gathered under a tent in front of Kenyon Industries Monday to mark the completion of a project that in just five years has reversed centuries of environmental damage.The project, a collaboration ... [Published Westerly Sun - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Connecticut River a highway for many fish species

In spring, the Connecticut River becomes a highway. Moving along this migration artery are fish stimulated to do so by the urge to spawn and extend the life of their species to the next generation. Water temperature, hours of sunlight, flow level, and ... [Published Deerfield Valley News - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

FISHING BUDDIES and CONSERVATIONISTS — HONOR PRESIDENT BUSH 41

News ReleaseJune 18, 2014Fishing buddies, conservationists gather to honor President George H. W. Bush’s extraordinary record of supporting conservation and fishing in America and beyondKENNEBUNKPORT, Maine – Helping former President George H. W. Bush ... [Published FOXNews.com - Jun 20 2014]

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As Ed Friedman , Chair of FOMB, explained: "The certifications take the common sense view it is unsafe for adult salmon and shad to swim through rapidly spinning turbine blades, and the burden is on Brookfield to prove otherwise with scientific evidence."
...The area will be closed through September as crews work to remove the dam "to provide fish passage and to restore this reach of the Appomattox to a free-flowing river" a sign at the property reads
"These removals help bring back an entire ecosystem, starting from the bottom of the food chainchain up" Barry said
"We were surprised to see it there because it is sort of a prehistoric-looking fish,” Crozier said. “And it was huge.”"

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Veazie Dam Gone, Party Begins With Race [Published Indian Country Today Media Network - Jul 28 2014]
Invasive species threaten Pacific salmon [Published Fishfarming Xpert - Jul 28 2014]
Fish Finder — Published July 23, 2014 [Published Recordnet.com - Jul 23 2014]
Tour of fish bypass in Seymour shows progress [Published New Haven Register - Jul 20 2014]
DC’s hatchery seeks to restore shad to Anacostia [Published Chesapeake Bay Journal - Jul 17 2014]
Federal Appeals Court Deals Setback to Maine Hy... [Published Targeted News Service - Jul 17 2014]
Federal Appeals Court Deals Setback to Maine Hy... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 17 2014]
Youth fishing derby set for Saturday in Nashua [Published WMUR New Hampshire - Jul 08 2014]
State approves new thermal discharge permit for... [Published Times Argus - Jul 05 2014]
Project to demolish Harvell Dam underway [Published Petersburg Progress-Index - Jul 04 2014]
Partners celebrate Pawcatuck River restoration [Published Westerly Sun - Jul 01 2014]
Fishing Line: Week of June 30 [Published Sacramento Bee - Jun 30 2014]
Ten ways the Watershed Agreement will improve l... [Published Chesapeake Bay Program - Jun 30 2014]
Connecticut River a highway for many fish species [Published Deerfield Valley News - Jun 27 2014]
Fishing Line: Week of June 9 [Published Sacramento Bee - Jun 23 2014]
FISHING BUDDIES and CONSERVATIONISTS — HONOR PR... [Published FOXNews.com - Jun 20 2014]
$1M awarded for dam removal in Warren, Hunterdo... [Published Lehigh Valley Live - Jun 07 2014]
'Huge' Atlantic sturgeon washes up on banks of ... [Published Lehigh Valley Live - Apr 15 2014]
Yankee’s thermal discharge permit prompts disag... [Published Times Argus - Apr 10 2014]
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