Garrison Dam fish hatchery faces funding uncertainties
Published 03/25/2012, INFORUM
RIVERDALE, N.D. – After dodging a budget bullet a year ago, the national fish hatchery at the Garrison Dam is again facing funding uncertainties that could jeopardize the mission of federal hatcheries across the country. The mission of the national fish hatchery system, established in 1871 by Congress, is to provide farmed fish as a replacement for native fish lost to natural or man-made forces such as dams.Word count: 861
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