May 25, 2011

Dramatic decline in sockeye salmon in Canada's Fraser River

Following a dramatic decline in sockeye salmon in Canada's Fraser River, with only one million returning in 2009 to start families instead of an expected 10 million, a US$25 million federal inquiry has been commissioned to study causes that could include climate change.

http://www.sott.net/articles/show/228122-Canada-The-mystery-of-the-disappearing-salmon
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/british-columbia/the-mystery-of-the-disappearing-salmon/article2010588/?tm_medium=Feeds%3A%20RSS%2FAtom&utm_source=Science&utm_content=2010588

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