Highlights of Fisheries Magazine – January 2015 In this Issue: JOURNAL SUMMARIES • Stocked Piscivores May Be Tougher Than We Thought by Jeff Schaeffer • Increasing Survival Rates of Discarded Red Snapper: Best Release Strategies by Sarah...
- Northwest’s Salmon Population May Be Running Out of TimeThe Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office found that some salmon species are “on the brink of extinction.” Habitat loss, climate change and other factors are to blame, it said.
- Former Michigan Governor Charged With Neglect in Flint Water CrisisMichigan’s solicitor general announced criminal charges against Rick Snyder, the former governor, for “willful neglect of duty,” saying he failed to protect residents during the Flint water crisis.
- Rick Snyder Arraigned on Neglect Charges for Flint Water DisasterEx-governor Rick Snyder was leading the state when the city’s water became tainted in 2014.
- EPA Awards Grant to University of California, Riverside Student Team for Innovative Technology ProjectRIVERSIDE (January 22, 2021) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a University of California, Riverside (UCR) research team as a recipient of its People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) grant program, alongside 31 other student teams from across the country.
- EPA Awards Grant to Stanford Student Team for Innovative Technology ProjectsWASHINGTON (January 22, 2021) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced a Stanford University student research team as a recipient of its People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) grant program, alongside 31 other student teams from across the country.
- EPA Delivers Results on PFAS Action PlanWASHINGTON (January 19, 2021) — Today, the U.S.
Maintain an association of persons involved in the protection of watersheds, water quality, and aquatic habitat and in the abatement of water pollution and aquatic habitat and watershed deterioration; Encourage improved professional and technical standards in the investigation, abatement, and regulation of water pollution, aquatic habitat, and watershed problems; Focus attention on watershed, aquatic habitat, and water quality concerns by conducting symposia, workshops and projects, collecting and assembling information for publication, and distributing results to Society members and the public; and Promote development and use of standardized procedures and techniques for investigating and regulating water quality, aquatic habitat, and watershed problems.