New salmon-counting technique treats Alaska stream

(01/11/19)

like a crime scene

The state of Alaska spends millions of dollars each year counting salmon.

Managers need accurate numbers to decide how many fish can be caught, and how many should be allowed to escape upstream to spawn.

Much of the counting is done by state employees who watch salmon swim through...................................................


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