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Running Silver

Restoring Atlantic Rivers And Their Great Fish Migrations

John Waldman

That one could “walk drishod on the backs” of schools of salmon, shad, and other fishes moving up Atlantic coast rivers was a not uncommon kind of description of their migratory runs during early Colonial times. Accounts tell of awe-inspiring numbers of spawners pushing their way upriver, the waters “running silver,” to complete life cycles that on...
Publish Date
2013
October 15
Goodreads rating
4.5
ISBN
9780762780594
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Aug 16, 2020
@bungdan @KendraWrites @HayesBrown Biggest single step, sewage treatment plants (of course the West Side one was situated in Harlem; nice park on top if you don't mind the slightly yellow pollution haze). Two great books for more: Heartbeats in the Muck & Running Silver, by John Waldman -      source