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Category: Fish

Kayaking the Grand with GR Paddling

We love the work our friends over at GR Paddling do! Thanks to Fox 17, you can read about how GR Paddling and Grand Rapids Whitewater go together. We’re striving
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Grand River Restoration Project Sees a Boost in Federal Funding for Sea Lamprey Control

After months of collaboration, the Great Lakes Fishery Commission, City of Grand Rapids and Grand Rapids Whitewater are excited to see more federal dollars aimed at stopping invasive sea lamprey
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Sturgeon Image

Lake Sturgeon are an Awesome Sight

Lake Sturgeon are an awesome sight. They date back to the age of dinosaurs and were once abundant, spawning prolifically in the former rapids of the Grand. The Ottawa know
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Steelhead holding position

Steelhead Holding Zones

Fish swimming in front of a structure display lower tail-beat amplitudes and body wave speeds, implying that the bow wake may be the most energetically favorable region for a fish
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DNR head approves of plan to restore the rapids

“There’s one challenge about putting the rapids back into Grand Rapids, and that’s making sure that sea lampreys don’t continue up the Grand River. So they’ll go through a series
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This Grand is My Grand.

I support putting the rapids back in the Grand River. Please keep me informed on Grand Rapids WhiteWater’s progress so I can be part of this once-in-a-generation project.

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