Debate Continues Over St. Croix River Herring Passage

Photo: Tom Moffatt/Atlantic Salmon Federation

Portland Press Herald: Though reduced in numbers, the St. Croix River’s alewives have a lot of friends.

At a legislative hearing Monday [March 25], speaker after speaker rose to support a bill that would open most of the fishways at most of the river’s dams immediately to the small schooling fish, which have been blocked from most of the sprawling watershed since 1995.

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