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Old 11-18-2004, 09:59 AM
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Dams and Eel Population Decline

Today's Boston Globe carries a good long story on the crashing population of American Eels and the effect of dam turbines on their mortality. Doug and Tim Watts, who post on this board and are heroes in work to get rivers undammed, are quoted in the story. Look here:

http://www.boston.com/news/science/...l_population /
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