As Thousands of Salmon Die, Fight for River Erupts Again
27 — More than 10,000 chinook salmon ... they say caused the deaths by favoring farmers in one of the most contentious water disputes in the West. Federal officials, while not conceding that administration policy had anything to do with the die-off ...
State of the Union: Why salmon regulation isn’t really funny
Salmon ... while they reach their full maturity. When nature calls them back to the rivers, they swim back upstream—often at great personal peril—to reach the small streams that held their eggs. They then deposit their eggs in gravel nests … and die.
Neighbor of the Adam’s Apple
You might not see it until you stare at the grid for a while ... I knew they were fish when I got to SOMETHING’S FISHY in 17 Across, and my original hunch was that they were salmon swimming upstream. ON THE WATERFRONT is added to the minitheme and ...
A Ladder To Help Lamprey Swim Upstream
No one is really sure why - but fish biologists suspect difficulty swimming upstream is partly ... to their historical range, or if they die. Biologists still don't know much about lamprey lifecycles, like the do with salmon. What biologists do know ...
Is Obama Swimming Upstream With Campaign Against Salmon Bureaucracy?
Obama was making the point that government needs to run more efficiently than it does now. "The Interior Department is in charge of salmon while they're in freshwater, but the Commerce Department handles them when they're in saltwater," Obama said.