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Dutch fishermen give vanishing eels new lease of life

Dutch fishermen give vanishing eels new lease of life

Oct 07, –  Weighed and recorded, the serpentine swimmers are then carried several hundred metres (yards) across a dike in a plastic bucket, before being released back into the water on the other side with an unceremonious splash. On an autumn morning on a small Dutch canal, fisherman Aart van der Waal pulls up a […]

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Drowning Prevention Measures to Keep Kids Safe in Water

Drowning Prevention Measures to Keep Kids Safe in Water

June 8, – However, with proper training and supervision, drownings and other injuries are avoidable, said David Schwebel, director of the University of Alabama at Birmingham Youth Safety Lab. Every day in the United States, three children drown. Although many people expect a drowning child to splash and yell for help, these accidents often happen […]

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