User: flenvcenter Topic: Biodiversity-Regional
Category: Specific Organisms :: Fish
Last updated: Jan 19 2019 06:17 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Why bulldoze one of the wildest places on Earth? 18.1.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The Trump administration wants a road built through an Alaska wildlife refuge for medical needs – but commerce may be the real reason.
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Forest recovery from Lake Christine fire could take centuries 14.1.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Aspen-area forests took a beating this year from drought and hot temperatures while parts of Basalt Mountain suffered severe enough fire damage that it could take centuries for some vegetation types to recover, according to an assessment by Aspen Center for Environmental Studies.
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Sportsmen flex their political muscles 11.1.2019 High Country News Most Recent
In the midterms, public land access issues helped several candidates nab governorships.
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U.S. orders refuges to staff for hunters despite government shutdown 10.1.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
In an email sent Tuesday afternoon, Margaret Everson, principal deputy director of the Fish and Wildlife Service, cites "opportunities, including hunting" that are being lost in the shutdown.
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A toxic past and present on the Spokane River 9.1.2019 High Country News Most Recent
In eastern Washington, a push to clean PCBs from its namesake river faces a dirty legacy and global pollution problem.
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Update: New law makes it easier to kill salmon-eating sea lions 27.12.2018 High Country News Most Recent
In the Columbia River, up to 920 sea lions can be removed each year to protect fish.
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New rules limiting clean water protections ignore stream science 19.12.2018 High Country News Most Recent
What happens to part of a river network affects all of it.
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Hunting faces an ethical reckoning 18.12.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Gruesome social media videos show how far modern hunting has drifted from its roots.
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Animas River restocked with trout after wildfire caused massive die-off 17.12.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
The restoration of the Animas River is underway, as Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials have poured 1,500 rainbow trout into the river.
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Animas River restocked with trout after wildfire caused massive die-off 17.12.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
The restoration of the Animas River is underway, as Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials have poured 1,500 rainbow trout into the river.
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Recent wildfire trends under microscope of CU Boulder researcher 12.6.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
The U.S. record $18 billion wildfire season of 2017 was triggered by the coincidence of three primary factors that came into play or persisted longer than anticipated, according to a new study led by a researcher at the University of Colorado.
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From ferrets to fish, Colorado projects receive $4.3 million in funding 8.6.2018 Denver Post: Outdoors
U.S. Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke announced that $4.3 million of funding has been approved for critical U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service infrastructure maintenance in Colorado.
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Efforts failing to save U.S. West sagebrush land, officials say 25.5.2018 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Officials say they're losing the battle against a devastating combination of invasive plant species and wildfires in the vast sagebrush habitats in the U.S. West that support cattle ranching and recreation and are home to an imperiled bird.
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Rocky Flats may soon open for recreation, but the feds skipped a study on plutonium exposure and the risk it poses to cyclists and hikers, lawsuit says 2.5.2018 Denver Post: Local
Environmental activists -- and an ex-FBI agent -- are trying to stop Rocky Flats from opening to recreational uses, arguing the federal government has not properly studied the potential risk of exposure to plutonium on the nearly 4,000 acre national wildlife refuge.
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Government: Wild red wolf population could soon be wiped out 25.4.2018 Denver Post: All Political News
The only wild population of endangered red wolves is unsustainable and could be wiped out within a decade after dwindling to a few dozen, government officials said in a report Tuesday.
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Worsening drought threatens endangered minnow as parts of the Rio Grande dry up 14.4.2018 Denver Post: Local
Federal water managers will be facing difficult decisions as the worsening drought is significantly affecting flows on one of the country's longest river systems and prompting rescue missions for a tiny endangered fish.
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Four people scrambled onto the steep-pitched lower roof of the Denver Art Museum 23.3.2018 Denver Post: Entertainment
At least four people, apparently teenagers, scrambled onto a lower roof of the Denver Art Museum Thursday afternoon.
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Idaho moves ahead with possible grizzly bear hunting season 23.3.2018 Denver Post: All Political News
Idaho officials have started the process of opening a grizzly bear hunting season this fall that would allow the killing of one male grizzly.
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Colorado’s native humpback chub may move from endangered species list, but fish still needs help to survive 23.3.2018 Denver Post: Local
After decades of trying to rescue the Colorado River's imperiled humpback chub natives that settlers once scorned as "trash fish" and tried to eradicate, federal wildlife authorities on Thursday pronounced them stable.
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President Trump, Ryan Zinke’s wildlife protection board stuffed with trophy hunters 16.3.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
A new U.S. advisory board created to help rewrite federal rules for importing the heads and hides of African elephants, lions and rhinos is stacked with trophy hunters, including some members with direct ties to President Donald Trump and his family.
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