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Disappearance of Eels Worldwide Puzzles Scientists

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Disappearance of Eels Worldwide Puzzles Scientists

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Disappearance of Eels Worldwide Puzzles Scientists

Disappearance of Eels Worldwide Puzzles Scientists

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The eel population has undergone a 30-year decline all over the world, and no one can put a finger on the cause. David Sommerstein of North Country Public Radio reports on how the decline is affecting fishermen on Lake Ontario, who depend upon the eels for a living.