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TVA stun fish for annual survey

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TVA conducts the survey each year. This is an image from the 2012 survey. TVA conducts the survey each year. This is an image from the 2012 survey.
LAUDERDALE COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

The Tennessee Valley Authority will be checking on the health of fish in the Shoals as part of anannual survey.

TVA will be stunningfish briefly Monday morning so that biologists can examine them before releasingthem back into the water. Officials stun the fish to sample for them diseases and parasites.

TVA officials be checkingout fish in the Tennessee River at Wilson Dam between Lauderdale and Colbert Counties.

If you'd like to check it out, go to the boat ramp at Fleet Hollow.

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