ocean fisheries

Obama's Latest Choice for Commerce a Proven Conservationist

Obama's Latest Choice for Commerce a Proven Conservationist

WASHINGTON, DC, February 26, 2009 (ENS) – “Gary knows the American Dream. He’s lived it. And that’s why he shares my commitment to do whatever it takes to keep it alive in our time,” President Barack Obama said Wednesday, announcing former Washington Governor Gary Locke as his choice to lead the Commerce Department. “It is…

Young Salmon Get a Truck Ride to the California Shore

Young Salmon Get a Truck Ride to the California Shore

SAN FRANCISCO, California, June 9, 2008 (ENS) – It took crews from the Coleman National Fish Hatchery three weeks – between May 19, and June 5 – to move 1.4 million juvenile Chinook salmon from the hatchery 300 miles inland at Anderson, California to San Pablo Bay. The young Chinook salmonids, called smolts, are just…