Striper Wars: An American Fish Story

Striper Wars An American Fish Story When commercial overfishing sent striped bass populations into free fall in the s Dick Russell emerged as a key spokesman in a long shot crusade by dedicated fishermen to save them Striper Wars i

  • Title: Striper Wars: An American Fish Story
  • Author: DickRussell
  • ISBN: 9781597260909
  • Page: 451
  • Format: Paperback
  • When commercial overfishing sent striped bass populations into free fall in the 1980s, Dick Russell emerged as a key spokesman in a long shot crusade by dedicated fishermen to save them Striper Wars is Russell s vibrant account of their thrilling, yet tenuous victory, complete with heroes and villains In one of nature s great comebacks, groundbreaking moratoriums allowedWhen commercial overfishing sent striped bass populations into free fall in the 1980s, Dick Russell emerged as a key spokesman in a long shot crusade by dedicated fishermen to save them Striper Wars is Russell s vibrant account of their thrilling, yet tenuous victory, complete with heroes and villains In one of nature s great comebacks, groundbreaking moratoriums allowed the striper population to rebound than tenfold Yet today, the striper faces new threats, including a deadly bacterial disease While perils persist, Dick Russell s inspiring account offers fundamental lessons about the power of civic action and the necessity of a holistic approach to conservation.

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    1. probably the only book that meticulously documents (with court notes and all) the greatest effort to save a species in America. If you have not read this , you do not no all the fact about the history of Americas fish. It also shows how a grass root effort can work.

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