17 May 2016

• UPS Delivers…Herring?

“Known as river herring, the two species—each with a shad-like body typically 10 to 15 inches long—have historically suffered from overfishing and spawning-habitat decline, and exist at a fraction of their former abundance…

“Like Atlantic salmon, they cannot be restored by reducing fishing pressure alone: The region’s dams, often legacies of long-defunct mills, prevent would-be runs from reaching spawning grounds....”

Please visit this link to read the full article: OutdoorLife

Another article re herring: CapeAndIslands

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