Publications on River Restoration in Europe

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Restocking of the European catfish (Silurus glanis)

Over the last 100 years regulation of rivers, coupled with other anthropogenic impacts on the environment, has led to a large decrease in the European catfish population. Breeding and restocking programs in Sweden aim to improve the conservation outlook.

 


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This article from the Newsletter of the Freshwater Fish Specialist Group, highlights the work of Nordens Ark, a Swedish non-profit foundation aiming to provide self-sustainable viable populations of threatened species in the wild through conservation breeding and restocking
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