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Webinar – June 23 – Age & Stock Assessment

How many candles on the birthday cake? The vital role of age estimates in stock assessments Tuesday, June 23, 2020 1:00 pm Eastern Time Speaker: Wally Bubley South Carolina Department of Natural Resources [email protected] Register Now! Abstract/ Session Description: Age estimates for fishes provides vital information that is used in stock assessments, particularly those utilizing age-based... Read More

Webinar – May 13 – River Connectivity

River Connectivity and Biological Complexity Wednesday, May 13, 2020 1:00 pm Eastern Time Speaker: Rebecca Flitcroft USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station Corvallis, OR [email protected] Register Now! Abstract/ Session Description: River systems have been extensively modified by anthropogenic development of uplands and alterations in flow regimes including river connectivity. These changes reduce the capacity... Read More

Clean Water Act Win in Supreme Court Maui Case

The Clean Water Act survived a significant challenge with a 6-3 decision U.S. Supreme Court in County of Maui v. Hawai‘i Wildlife Fund. At issue was whether the Clean Water Act (CWA) applies to a pollutant that reaches navigable waters only after it leaves a point source and then travels through groundwater before reaching navigable... Read More