Tippets: Lake Huron Salmon, Weed and Water

August 4, 2014 By: Erin Block

  • Howard Meyerson reports on the Lake Huron Atlantic salmon program in a recent article on The Outdoor Journal. While success is coming slow, “Our program is still young,” said Todd Grischke, Michigan DNR’s Lake Huron Basin coordinator.
  • Marijuana grow operations in northern California are threatening Central Coast Coho salmon, and a recent bust near Bonny Doon highlights what’s at stake. “Illegal marijuana growers steal substantial amounts of water, exacerbating our severe drought conditions,” explains Brian Naslund, Fish and Wildlife assistant chief.