Alewife herring penny_Katie Conrad_USFWS.jpg

Picture of a young alewife herring and a penny to indicate size

Alewife herring penny_Katie Conrad_USFWS.jpg

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources found both species of river herring — alewives and blueback herring — above the former Bloede Dam site this spring. A young alewife from another location is pictured here. Katie Conrad/USFWS
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Photo By/Credit
Katie Conrad/USFWS
Ecosystem
River/stream
Media Usage Rights/License
Public Domain
Subject tags
Fish migration
Fish passage
Fishes