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Diversity And Distribution Of Cutthroat Trout In Colorado Clarified By New Study
2012-09-24 15:28:22

A novel genetic study led by the University of Colorado Boulder has helped to clarify the native diversity and distribution of cutthroat trout in Colorado, including the past and present haunts of the federally endangered greenback cutthroat trout. The study, led by CU-Boulder postdoctoral researcher Jessica Metcalf, was based largely on DNA samples taken from cutthroat trout specimens preserved in ethanol in several U.S. museums around the country that were collected from around the state...

2011-02-07 15:48:00

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Natives, the commercial fishing industry and sportsmen applauded the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's announcement today to conduct a scientific assessment of the Bristol Bay watershed. "Today's announcement from the EPA is a great first step toward protecting Bristol Bay from the dangers of Pebble Mine," said Tim Bristol, Director of Trout Unlimited's Alaska Program. "We are pleased the EPA is doing the right thing by starting...

2010-11-22 09:39:00

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- All eyes are on Alaska this month as "Sarah Palin's Alaska" debuts to high ratings on TLC. Viewers were wowed by breathtaking images of the arctic wonderland, but behind the scenery, there's a darker reality facing the Last Frontier. National Geographic's December issue, which is now available online, delves into the brewing controversy surrounding a potential mine in Alaska's Bristol Bay, and has sparked international concern over what...

2010-03-11 10:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A cooperative partnership that includes the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources is helping local organizations protect and conserve Pennsylvania's coldwater stream habitats - waterways that are critical to the health of the state's wild trout fisheries. The Coldwater Heritage Partnership - which also includes Pennsylvania Trout Unlimited, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, and the Foundation for Pennsylvania...

2009-09-15 08:00:00

DENVER, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- WFN: World Fishing Network, North America's only 24-hour fishing lifestyle network, and Trout Unlimited (TU) today announced an extensive three-year marketing partnership. Through the agreement, TU will leverage WFN's multi-media platform and regional production bureaus to promote its conservation and fundraising efforts and in turn, promote WFN, its programs and promotions to its more than 140,000 volunteer members across North America. "We are honored...

2009-05-21 15:38:00

Poland Spring volunteers teach hundreds of Maine school kids about watershed protection and conservation HOLLIS, Maine, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Poland Spring and local school kids from Buxton and Hollis released young brook trout into the wild this week, in their final lesson of the Trout in the Classroom program. As part of the company's commitment to giving back to local communities, Poland Spring is teaching hundreds of Maine school kids about water quality, conservation and environmental...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.