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Fish Bait

From: Pat Maxwell
Series: December 2010 - Isla Earth Radio Series
Length: 01:32

Aw, c'mon. Building a lakeside getaway...hurts fish? That sounds...fishy. But catch this: the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration or "NOAA" says build enough lakeside housing, and mosquitoes disappear then fish go hungry.
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Fish Bait
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Pat Maxwell

Isla_earth_inlay Aw, c'mon. Building a lakeside getaway...hurts fish? That sounds...fishy. But catch this: Researcher Tessa Francis of the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration or "NOAA." says build enough lakeside housing, and mosquitoes disappear then fish go hungry. Francis discovered this because she was curious about just how much lake fish rely on land-based bugs for food...

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Aw, c'mon. Building a lakeside getaway...hurts fish? That sounds...fishy. But catch this: Researcher Tessa Francis of the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration or "NOAA." says build enough lakeside housing, and mosquitoes disappear then fish go hungry. Francis discovered this because she was curious about just how much lake fish rely on land-based bugs for food...

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