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inhabiting shallow waters from southern California to Alaska, and spawning in the surf.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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and seaweed they're planning to forage, and the goat cheeses and yogurt.
Spawning habitat surveys shall emphasize potential
Potential resources at risk include herring spawning areas,
spawning habitat, birds and sensitive bays and estuaries.
are small fish that are an important food source for many species of birds and larger fish.
spawning beaches are more widely distributed around the island than the other two forage fish species.
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