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Restoring Migrating Fish Passages Is Measureless

The Atlantic salmon is the only salmon native to the east coast of the U.S. Once celebrated as the “king of fish," only 1% of the historic population remains [...]

June 29, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Damn Dams: “. . . and another one bites the dust”

Thousands of dams throughout the world have outlived their usefulness, blocking major fish migrations, spawning runs, and senselessly degrade entire ecosystems [...]

September 19, 2016 Damn Dams, RECENT, Slide

News: USFWS announces American eel does not need ESA protection

The Service is working with partners across the range on conservation efforts to ensure long-term stability for the American eel and other migratory fish species. [...]

October 29, 2015 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

News: Poachers supply juvenile eels to Asian markets

Glass eels — so-called for their transparent bodies — command a huge price in Asia, where they are grown to maturity and sold as a delicacy. [...]

February 24, 2015 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide