1936 tagged grayling BH

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1936 tagged grayling BH - l l O O O f o r 0 f o r Navnjo on North Wyo- of...
l l O O O f o r 0 f o r Navnjo on North Wyo- of SEVERAL HUNDRED GRAYLING TAGGED BY RESEARCH PARTY Rozcman J u n e 21 --Several nun dred grayling have already been tagged in Montana this summer in a distribution survey being made to obtain moro i n f o r m a t i o n about this fast disappearing species of fish according to Dr C J D Brqwn of the zoology department at Montana State college who Is cooperating w i t h the state fish and game commission in making ft study of grayling in an effort to discover conditions most favorable for tho conservation of the species Sportsmen are naked to aanlst in the survey Dr Brown said bj sending the tags together with cer tain information to tho state fish and game commission at Helena Special cards addressed to the com assessments duo the government to prove m i n i n g claims Homestead entry requirements also were lifted to extend one yea- · leave of absence without Jeopard t z t u g the claim Special appropriation* ward mado for improvements In n a t i o n a l parks mnst of them under $200 000 Including Including tho Carlsbad Cnyp.rnH in New Mexico Glacier in Montana Grand Teton in Wyoming Mesa Verdo and Rocky Mountain In Colorado Colorado and Yellowstone In Wyoming National forest Improvement also was provided by general appro- ois fh the agriculture depar*- aiipply bill principally as tlio items affected tho went for I Id Ing roadn and traTls In na tional forests expanding fire Khtlng facilities, and fighting tree Separate appropriations were mado for the f o u r states generally for gime and wild life conservation, ncludlng (terns for fish hfttcherlcR, [arne feeding grounds and added regulation personnel mission and requiring no postage are now available at resorts anr boating places near w a t e r p r a s l l n g may be caught filled out these cards will f u r the commission w i t h the the tag on the fish date when taken length of fish location where taken and other data sought In the survey The tags will be found on the lower jaw of the grayling Dr Brown aald and fishermen who are Interested In f i n d i n g out the grayling they catch may do by sending 1» a dozen or more scraped from the side of the fish just behind the gill cover and the lino of the flsb R side The scales may be flent direct to the fish and game commission or to tho 70oJogy department at the ptate college Grayling h a \ e heen tagged Rogers lake Grebe lake George town lake Madlaon river abovo Hebgren dam Big Hole river and In Yellowstone park Dr Brown said The success of the survey rests on the cooperation of fisher men )n sending In the tags and formation about whore tho flah was caught length and condition of the fish and dute R was caught Through this s t u d y it IR that a management program can worked out that w i l l not only tain but fncreaso tho present supply of grayling in Montana and bellow stone park Bill ( Mooslc ) M c V f l r well playing tho violin on Major Bov es' amateur h o u r recently his chances for w i n n i n g tho dency somo day have been rreatly niproved But as the boys down at :ho barber shop aic saying ho tho only American mayor who (s dong a lot of fiddling--Philadelphia

Clipped from The Independent Record22 Jun 1936, MonPage 3

The Independent Record (Helena, Montana)22 Jun 1936, MonPage 3
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