Tag: Long Island Estuary Reserve Council

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Bring “Diadromous Fish” Back to Long Island’s Estuaries And To The Atlantic Seaboard NOW

Now is the time to take down all the ancient dams along our South Shore estuaries. The alewife, herring, sturgeon and eel, and all the fish that breed in fresh water and live in our oceans have to have the means to swim up river to spawn. For centuries, we have dammed or streams and rivers. We have the science, we have the road map. We just need the awareness and the popular will that comes with that.

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