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2012-08-30 23:01:34

The new, second edition of the National Fish Habitat Action Plan advances science-based conservation mission and incorporates new objectives focused on locally driven efforts to reverse deteriorating fish habitats. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 29, 2012 The National Fish Habitat Board today released the second edition of the National Fish Habitat Action Plan (Action Plan), setting forth a mission-critical approach to conserving the nation´s aquatic resources for the future. The...

2008-09-10 09:00:23

By Stephen Speckman Deseret News Utah's state fish, the native Bonneville cutthroat trout, should not be listed as a threatened or endangered species, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Tuesday. The national group Center for Biological Diversity disagrees with the decision, saying it doesn't cover a broad enough range for the species or fully weigh the potential impact of global warming. "It completely fails to consider the threat of climate change," said center science...

2008-08-25 15:00:36

By FROM STAFF REPORTS Paul Santavy has been appointed the manager for the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service's Maine Fisheries Program Complex in East Orland, which oversees the Craig Brook and Green Lake National Fish Hatcheries and the Maine Fishery Resources Office. In his three years with the USFWS, Santavy has served as a project leader at the Green Lake National Fish Hatchery in Ellsworth and as acting project leader at the Maine Fishery Resource Office in East Orland. Santavy's new...

2008-07-02 21:00:11

North Dakota's deer gun lottery has been held and individual results are available online at the state Game and Fish Department's Web site, http://gf.nd.gov. Successful applicants will receive their license in the mail by mid-July. The first lottery application process " deer gun, muzzleloader, youth and landowner " had 94,000 applicants, the same as last year. Fifty-nine percent (up from 51 percent) of the applications were submitted online. Nearly 63,000 antlerless deer gun licenses...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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