Restoring Atlantic Rivers and Their Great Fish Migrations
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Globe Pequot Press, The|
| Imprint:||Lyons Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $26.95|
| Book Description: |
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 once replenished critical marine fisheries along the Eastern Seaboard. This is a...