The campaign waged by forum member Tim Watts and his brother to have the American eel listed as an endangered species has made the "Science" section of The New York Times
Today's online edition carries a story on their work. The link is here: http://nytimes.com/2004/12/25/science/25eel.html
Good PR is part of this fight. Good going; nice coverage.
[Note: the Times
is one of those sites that requires registration for access to articles like this.]