Latest Fish ladder Stories

2008-05-19 15:00:18

Juvenile sockeye salmon in northwest Washington's Baker River only recently began their springtime trek to the sea, but early fish counts suggest that Puget Sound Energy's new "floating surface collector" may be inducing the river's largest out-migration of sockeye on record.

2008-05-09 15:00:00

By Alisha A Pina; Tim Pindell With the help of residents, conservationists, and anglers, herring surmount a major obstacle to their annual migration and spawning. EAST PROVIDENCE The adventure starts in March when Long Island waters and the ocean begin to warm.

2008-03-19 00:05:00

Many sea lions frequenting their usual springtime spot at Bonneville Dam may be in danger of being put to death by federal authorities.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.