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  • Striper Wars: An American Fish Story

    Striper Wars: An American Fish Story

    When populations of striped bass began plummeting in the early 1980s, author and fisherman Dick Russell was there to lead an Atlantic coast conservation campaign that resulted in one of the most remarkable wildlife comebacks in the history of fisheries. As any avid fisherman will tell you, the striped bass has long been a favorite at the American dinner table, in fact, we've been feasting on the fish from the time of the Pilgrims. By 1980 that ...