Items by Ben Goldfarb
The curmudgeonly author’s last collection, published just weeks before his death, remains preoccupied with the joy of life.
Invasive carp may recolonize areas they were once eradicated from, depending on how long the occupation lasts.
The federal agency has been researching nonlethal means to protect livestock for decades. So why is it still killing so many carnivores?
Some scientists are replacing sardines and anchovies with soybeans and corn as food for farmed fish.
Fishermen fear AquaBounty’s creation will collapse salmon prices, but history tells a more complex tale.
A drought plan in one of the West’s most forward-thinking watersheds reconciles salmon and agriculture.
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