Friday, May 31, 2013
Thursday, May 30, 2013
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Sunday, May 19, 2013
THE DILEMMA: Your aquarium is no longer functioning. What should you do with the fish and aquatic plants in your tank?
NOTE: Dumping non-native plants and pets into state waters is prohibited in Oregon and Washington.
Monday, May 13, 2013
"Gil" informs visitors to Malheur National Wildlife Refuge of the carp problems.
Malheur Lake is 7 miles by 9 miles and once had abundant vegetation and millions of birds using it annually. Now the lake is mostly devoid of vegetation.
Malheur NWR has a labyrinth of diversions and water control structures.
Fish screen on a diversion from the Blitzen River. The automatic brush that keeps the screen clear of debris is circled.
Fish ladder on the Blitzen River leading to a fish trap.
Lifting the fish trap from the ladder.
Small male common carp captured in the trap.