WATCH | Canada to airlift thousands of trapped salmon

2019-07-23 11:48

Salmon swimming upstream along the Fraser River in British Columbia, Canada have hit a wall - literally.

A rockslide, which is believed to have occurred in October last year, was just discovered. 

Now, governments are planning to move the fish manually by helicopter to holding ponds. They fear that if the salmon aren't moved, spawning could be in jeopardy.

Read more on:    canada  |  marine life

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