Fisheries Update

Guests: Doug Arndt Chief, Fish Management Office Northwest Division U.S. Army Corp of Engineers Portland, Oregon Carl Safina Author, Song for the Blue Ocean, (Henry Holt, 1998) Contributing Editor, Audubon Magazine Founder and Director, Living Oceans Program National Audubon Society Islip, New York Anthony Dilernia Mid Atlantic Fishery Management Council Office of Marine Education Kingsborough Community College Manhattan Beach, New York The fight over salmon and dams is expected to heat up this month when federal biologists deliver their assessment on whether the dams should come down. In this hour, we'll take a a look at the ongoing struggle to keep Northwest salmon populations healthy. Plus, the struggle over swordfish.



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