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Photo Gallery for Integrating fish ladders into culvert-improvement contracts

This photo shows a culvert in a river and a fish ladder to restore fish passage to spawning habitats upstream.
Photo by Photo by NYSDOT.
If fish ladders hadn't been included in a culvert-paving contract, this ladder might never have been built.

Updated: 12/12/2012
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