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Thursday
Sep182014

Archerfish Actively Control the Hydrodynamics of Their Jets

Archer fish are the sharpshooters of the animal world, capable of hitting prey from metres away with pinpoint accuracy. The fish, Toxotes jaculatrix, which live in mangroves in southern and southeast Asia, achieve this by compressing their gill covers, and forcing water through a 'gun barrel' made by their tongue and the roof of their mouth.

LINK (via:Nature)

Thursday
Sep182014

Fish Tales: The Kanektok River Rolls

Thursday
Sep182014

New Fish Bypass Structure

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department recently completed a new fish bypass structure that will allow fish in the Shoshone River to move upstream to spawn in Bitter Creek.

Thursday
Sep182014

The Rig Jimmy

Wednesday
Sep172014

Yellowstone Cutthroat Transmitters

Wyoming Game and Fish Department biologists are implanting radio transmitters in Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout in the Greybull River to understand more about migration patterns and how natural and man-made barriers affect the species

Wednesday
Sep172014

Fishing With Hoagy

The Grand Cascapedia River, on the Atlantic coast of Canada, boasts some of the best sport fishing in the world. Its salmon stocks are in great shape and people pay big money for permits to fish there. Hoagy Bix Carmichael, son of the singer-songwriter of the same name, fell in the love with the Cascapedia River. Carmichael took producer Bob Carty fly fishing and talks about the river's unusual history and of concerns for its future. (published July 6, 2007)