Officials kill invasive fish in Oregon ponds

...trying to remove goldfish and other invasive fish that have been introduced to ponds in the...National Forest.The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife treated two ponds Wednesday...have no idea," said Bill Duke, district fish biologist for the Oregon Department of...
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Photo: Fish fighting

Greg Gallant, right, fights a silver salmon as Ishiah Campos fishes nearby at the Macaulay Salmon Harchery on Tuesday.
California to phase out microbeads used in soaps, toothpaste

...personal care products sold in the state starting in 2020 to protect fish and wildlife.The tiny plastic beads found in soap, toothpaste...washes are so small that they are showing up in the bodies of fish and other wildlife after passing through water filtration systems...
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Groups signal plan to sue over effort to save bull trout

...the government.The proposal to aid the fish's recovery violates the Endangered Species...they can delist bull trout."The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Thursday that...eggs and have declined along with that fish. The trout was listed as threatened in...
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Police euthanize bear after it was hit by car

...officers responded, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game recommended they euthanize the...condition of the bear.The Department of Fish and Game biologist who responded to nearby trees and were euthanized by Fish and Game, who said the cubs would not...
Northern bog lemmings at cliff's edge?

Many may not know the northern bog lemming lives in Southeast Alaska -but the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is considering the rarely seen mammal's status as endangered across the United States and is asking for...
The Zen Master of the Big Salmon River

...mirror-laked and peaceful. We paddled along the water until the fish started jumping and Nils and I threw our lines in. We'd each...looked very similar - until one of the parents swooped in with a fish and they bent their heads.Over the next few days, we paddled...
On the Trails: Animals disguised by 'trash backpacks'

...position. Other carried objects include mollusc shells, bits of rock, a piece of a sea fan or coral, or even (in one case) a fish head. Carrying behavior is thought to be a form of camouflage in most cases, but sponges and tunicates, which are distasteful...
Prudhomme, Louisiana chef who popularized Cajun food, dies

...restaurants of the city."Prudhomme was known for his innovations. His most famous dishes used the technique he called blackening: fish or meat covered with spices, then seared until black in a white-hot skillet. Blackened redfish became so popular that Prudhomme...
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Wanda Jean Brown

...helped Milt start his sporting goods store, Brownie's Gun Shop, and worked for the State of Alaska in the Departments of Fish and Game and Health and Social Services. She was active in a local sorority and a member of the trap shooting club. Many weekends...


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