fish count http://kplu.org en Scientists Monitoring Oso Slide’s Effects On Stillaguamish Fish Runs http://kplu.org/post/scientists-monitoring-oso-slide-s-effects-stillaguamish-fish-runs <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/143946519&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p><p>As the search for victims of the Oso mudslide continues, scientists are monitoring its effects on endangered fish runs.</p><p>The cloudiness of the Stillaguamish&nbsp;River due to sediment washing down after the slide is a big concern. But it looks like initial fears of devastation are giving way to optimism.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:01:00 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 15851 at http://kplu.org Scientists Monitoring Oso Slide’s Effects On Stillaguamish Fish Runs Researchers Detect and 'Count' Fish From Just A Glass Of Water http://kplu.org/post/researchers-detect-and-count-fish-just-glass-water <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It's not something we often think about, but as we go about daily life, we're constantly shedding little flakes of skin. So are animals and fish. This fact now makes it possible to estimate which species are most plentiful in a lake or bay.</span></p><p>University of Washington professor Ryan Kelly is jazzed.</p><p>"This is about the coolest project I have been involved in,” Kelly said.</p><p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 17:43:35 +0000 Tom Banse 12644 at http://kplu.org Researchers Detect and 'Count' Fish From Just A Glass Of Water