Fishing shirts are pretty bland, they vary in pastel colors and if you're lucky you can get one with a pattern of fish on it (exciting). We would like to change this by offering tie dye fishing shirts in various colors. Every shirt would be unique and one of a kind.
In a historic agreement, the Army Corps of Engineers and NOAA announced an ambitious five-year plan to replace the worn out Buckley Diversion Dam and modernize its cache system to better protect the endangered Chinook salmon and steelhead.
A new paper from the Wildlife Conservation Society, Montana State University, Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks, and the U.S. Geological Survey looks at the feasibility of electrofishing to selectively remove invasive trout species from Montana streams as an alternative to using fish toxicants known as piscicides that effect all gill-breathing organisms.
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Canadian media and the Council of the Haida Nation are reporting that a 443 foot Russian cargo vessel lost power early yesterday morning in gale-force winds, and is now slowly drifting towards the Canadian coastline. The Симушр (pronounced "Simushir") is a cargo vessel, but is also laden with over 110,000 gallons of "bunker fuel" (a heavy fuel oil) and 13,000 gallons of diesel fuel (500 and 60 metric tonnes, respectively).
LINK (via: SkyTruth)