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An ambitious project aims to #rewild the concrete Los Angeles River, offering fresh hope for the migratory steelhead trout isolated in its mountain headwaters. 🐟
“It sounds lofty, but based on the science, it is achievable.” 👇👇
After a first read, I note this report summarises several good ideas for the transformation of the European hydropower sector in order to enhance the environment for fishes @EcofactEcology @EelGroup @EelStewardship @WWFLeadWater @Shoal_Org @dupan_info @SEGandrewK @WillemXDekker https://twitter.com/WWFEU/status/1379355729367339010
The future of Europe’s migratory 🐟 is slipping away. #Hydropower dams block their routes to spawn & trap vital sediments.
But hydropower can limit the damage to nature.
Here's how 👉
Thanks to the volunteer elverfishermen who made the rewilding possible. On the Parrett they are all called Paul! We want to rewild at least millions of eels and reboot UK populations @EelGroup @RewildingB @BenGoldsmith @BBCCountryfile