Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Photo of the Day

The Alewife
The Bronx River Alliance reports that alewife fish have returned
to the Bronx River for the second year in a row since the species
was reintroduced four years ago. The alewife was declared a "species of concern"
by the U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service back in 2006.
Bronx River Conservation Alliance Crew Member Mildred Torres
holds an alewife that returned to the Bronx River on Sunday, April 12th, 2010.

Photo by George Jackman

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