TITLE

ONE TOUGH SUCKER

AUTHOR(S)
Karam, Abraham
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
High Country News;6/7/2010, Vol. 42 Issue 10, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the aspects which hinder the efforts to conserve razorback sucker fish in Colorado River. It is stated that despite research and conservation efforts in the state, the fish population continues to dwindle. It is considered that the decline in number of razorback sucker is attributed to poisoning the rivers and lakes, stocking non-native fish, and recreational fishing. The survival of razorback is considered to be dependent on sustained human intervention and constant management.
ACCESSION #
51469910

 

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