World Fish Migration Day
Updated: Jul 21, 2020
JOIN DSF AND OUR GREAT VOLUNTEERS FOR THIS GLOBAL EVENT
What: Cleaning up a section of the Orange River in the town of
When: Saturday October 24, 2020
Time: 1:00 to 3:00 PM
The Cobsook or Orange river, in Whiting, was practically depopulated by dams, not more than a dozen alewives being taken yearly, and those at the head of the tide. In 1861 alewives were carried into the lakes, and fishways built; in 1867 an abundance of fish were crowding the fishways.
Help us continue the great work of those who came before us in maintaining this important habitat.