CapeFearShiner-Translocation.jpg

Two men and two women are standing in a shallow river with vegetation and rocks behind them. Three of them are holding a net that is partially submerged. and they are all moving towards the camera.

CapeFearShiner-Translocation.jpg

On April 14, 2014, the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission and the Service translocated about 400 shiners into the upper Rocky River, where numbers of the species had been very low. Monitoring demonstrated that the shiners were doing well and likely spawning.
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Ecosystem
River/stream
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Subject tags
Aquatic animals
Aquatic connectivity
Endangered and/or Threatened species