Fish and Aquatic Life

Lynn Ketchum

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Economic analysis provides watershed moment for environmental groups

Oct 11, 2018
Economists have found that in the United States, watershed groups have had a positive impact on their local water quality. 

By Chris Branam
Oct 11, 2018

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Economic Impact of Tourism in Coos & Curry Counties

Highlights of the economic impact of tourism on Coos and Curry counties.

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A view from above and below: Hatchery chinook salmon are self-sorting in tanks

Feb 7, 2018
Hatchery-raised chinook salmon sort themselves into surface- and bottom-oriented groups in their rearing tanks. This behavior might be due in part to the fish’s genes, according to an OSU study.

By Chris Branam
Feb 7, 2018

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Economic analysis provides watershed moment for environmental groups

Oct 11, 2018
Economists have found that in the United States, watershed groups have had a positive impact on their local water quality. 

By Chris Branam
Oct 11, 2018

News Story

A view from above and below: Hatchery chinook salmon are self-sorting in tanks

Feb 7, 2018
Hatchery-raised chinook salmon sort themselves into surface- and bottom-oriented groups in their rearing tanks. This behavior might be due in part to the fish’s genes, according to an OSU study.

By Chris Branam
Feb 7, 2018

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Newly-hatched salmon use geomagnetic field to learn which way is up

Feb 15, 2018
Findings have important implications for understanding how salmon navigate across the wide range of habitats they encounter

By Chris Branam
Feb 15, 2018

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I found this on the beach near Florence. Could you help me identify it? It measures about 24 inches by 18 inches. 

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