USGS Research: Fish Populations Down Due to Mountaintop Mining (7/1/2014)

KEARNEYSVILLE, W.Va. – Appalachian streams impacted by mountaintop mining have less than half as many fish species and about a third as many fish as non-impacted streams, according to U.S. Geological Survey research published this week in the journal Freshwater Science.

Source: www.usgs.gov

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