Mercury in Fishes Study Released, Measurable Levels Detected in Alaska National Parks

...nutritious food source. Many fish species, including salmon...and parents should reference fish consumption guidance study, "Mercury in fishes from 21 national parks in the...
On the Trails: Mermaids' purses

...moniker for the egg cases of skates, which are cartilaginous fishes related to rays and, more distantly, to sharks. When some...males, particularly in big skates. Skates eat a variety of fishes and invertebrates, including crabs, octopus and squid and...
Photo: Family fishing

Kent Eriksen fishes for king salmon with his grandson, Diego, 5, at the Fish Creek Pond on Wednesday.
Photo: Healthy fishing

Louie Iputi, 74, fishes for silver salmon near the Douglas Bridge on Wednesday. Iputi said fishing and being outside is good for his health.
Photo: Fishing on the fly

Olcay Caf fishes for king salmon at the mouth of Fish Creek on Tuesday. King fishing...early part of the weekend at nearby Fish Creek Pond, according to an informal...vegetation. Witnesses said at least two fish were hooked there Saturday. Look...
Photo: A quiet time on Auke Bay

Michael Rowcroft fishes with his grandson, Anderson, 5, from a paddle boat in Auke Bay's harbor on Tuesday.
Photo: Monday's cast

Mark Hieronymus follows his backcast as he fishes at the mouth of Sheep Creek Monday as a Holland America cruise ship appears out of the mist.
Photos: Spring Salmon Derby kicks off

Greg Isturis fishes for returning king salmon off the rocks at False Outer Point...Tuesday.John Cooney, a field technician with the department of Fish & Game, takes measurements and collects scale samples from a fish caught on Tuesday.
Photo: Casting a line

James Drips of Davis, Calif., fishes in the Fish Creek Pond on Wednesday. Despite the rain and cool 50 degree high temperature, Drips said he was having a great time.
Photo: A natural actor

A grizzly bear fishes for salmon in Katmai National Park and Preserve. The bear is featured in an 11-part series called "Life" premiering Sunday, March 21, at 8 p.m. EST on the Discovery Channel.


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