Lake Sakakawea salmon spawn surpasses goal
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Fisheries crews conducting an annual salmon spawning operation on Lake Sakakawea on the Missouri River in North Dakota say they found good numbers of fish throughout the run, enabling them to exceed their goal.
Crews collected 1.9 million eggs, easily surpassing the goal of 900,000 eggs, the state Game and Fish Department said.
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