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Waterbombing with FISH!
« on: July 12, 2021, 02:14:42 am »
You think you've heard it all. Then you read that the USA restocks remote lakes by bombing them with trout  :o

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-us-canada-57793082

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Re: Waterbombing with FISH!
« Reply #1 on: July 12, 2021, 05:39:48 am »
You think you've heard it all. Then you read that the USA restocks remote lakes by bombing them with trout  :o

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-us-canada-57793082

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Re: Waterbombing with FISH!
« Reply #2 on: July 12, 2021, 06:34:23 am »
You think you've heard it all. Then you read that the USA restocks remote lakes by bombing them with trout  :o

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-us-canada-57793082

Idaho experimented with airdropping beavers to redistribute the population back in the 50s

I really don't want to ask what the results were I'm having enough silly ideas as it is. Mind you probably first time I've smiled since 8:20 last night, so cheers Scoot  ;D :thumbsup:
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Re: Waterbombing with FISH!
« Reply #3 on: July 12, 2021, 07:12:05 am »
You think you've heard it all. Then you read that the USA restocks remote lakes by bombing them with trout  :o

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-us-canada-57793082

Idaho experimented with airdropping beavers to redistribute the population back in the 50s

GERONIMO! That lucky beaver...  ;D
https://www.boisestatepublicradio.org/environment/2015-01-14/parachuting-beavers-into-idahos-wilderness-yes-it-really-happened

Video here: https://time.com/4084997/parachuting-beavers-history/
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Re: Waterbombing with FISH!
« Reply #4 on: July 13, 2021, 06:33:42 am »
Coincidentally the Beeb and the newspapers this morning were commenting on the fact that the first beaver kit in 400 years had been born in the wild in the UK this spring.

 
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