Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Study: Some Bait Cures Kill Juvenile Salmonids


Scientists at the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife and Oregon State University concluded that a number of commercially available egg cures are lethal to juvenile salmon and steelhead when ingested. The rearchers identified sodium sulfide as the ingredient killing the young salmon. See the Oregonian Article here:

http://www.oregonlive.com/environment/index.ssf/2009/12/some_fish_bait_can_harm_juveni.html

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