Brazil France Germany India Indonesia Iraq South Africa
 
 
Sign up for our
free e-newsletter.





Case Studies
E-Newsletter
News
Resources
Water Management Associations
 
Rock Snot Shuts Down Hatchery
“Rock snot” is believed to be transported by anglers moving from one water body to another poses no threat to human health, but can overwhelm cold water lakes and streams and biologists fear the Vermont hatchery could be contaminated with the algae after the White River (know to have “rock snot”) flooded the facility in August.

The Connecticut River Atlantic Salmon Commission voted to remove the salmon from the federal Bethel Fish Hatchery, clean them and donate them to the tribes so the facility can be closed and cleaned. 434,000 lake trout destined for lakes Ontario and Erie however could not be relocated and will be dumped into deep pits where they are covered with lime and buried.

 
Click for the full article
 


About Us Categories From The Gallery   News Updates News Updates

Our Company
Case Studies
Products
Site Map

Resources/Tools
Parts/Service
International

Minnesota Extreme Cold Aids in the Fight Against Curly-Leaf Pondweed - A drawdown which began in September will expose the lakes bottom to a deep freeze cold enough to kill the pondweed which forms thick mats on the water surface. Because it is the first plant to come up in the spring, curly-leaf blocks light to more slowly growing native plants, and when it dies back at the end of July, it releases phosphorous, which promotes green algae growth.


© 2010 Copyright Aquarius Systems. All Rights Reserved. info@aquarius-systems.com   |   (262) 392-2162