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Water quality is essential for quality fishing, enjoyable and safe outdoor recreation, and public health. Over half of all reservoirs are eutrophic or hypereutrophic.


Habitat has become degraded across the nation, with the average age of large reservoirs over 50.


Over 60 million anglers generate $46 billion in sales which has a ripple effect through the nation's economy generating $115 billion in overall economic impact.

“Friends of Reservoirs is an outstanding opportunity for B.A.S.S. and the B.A.S.S. Nation conservation programs to concentrate our habitat restoration and enhancement efforts where they will do the most good. The Reservoir Fish Habitat Partnership under the National Fish Habitat Action Plan was a dream come true for me as B.A.S.S. Conservation Director, and through the Friends of Reservoirs partnerships we can make that dream a reality.”

~ Noreen Clough

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Nebraska Game and Parks Commission Advertising for an Aquatic Habitat Biologist

JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT Advertised to Employees and Public     LOCATION                                          TITLE                                             SALARY Valentine,                           Temporary Fish & Wildlife Biologist I                     $19.293/hour       Nebraska                            Aquatic Habitat-Fisheries Division                 Position #60014353                                                                                                                                         APPLICATION DEADLINE:  August...

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