We are also working on the restoration of salmon runs, and we are doing a new process of mass marking with these fish so we can tell the wild fish from the hatchery fish.
Mass Working Salmon
I remember those great days when we were at $176 million before the Reagan Revolution came to town.
Were Million Days
Last year, Congress gave the Department of Defense the authority to design a new civilian personnel system for its employees as part of the defense authorization bill.
New Last Part
The Endangered Species Act is the strongest and most effective tool we have to repair the environmental harm that is causing a species to decline.
Harm Environmental Species
For all of us who have been involved in the recovery efforts to bring back and strengthen wild salmon runs, we fear that this change in policy could lead to further declines in these wild stocks.
Declines Fear Could
In 2003, the value of Airbus's orders was more than twice as much as Boeing's.
More Airbus Orders
In fact, at Olympic National Park in my district, they 3 years ago had 130 summer employees they brought in for temporary work. This summer they have 25 because they cannot afford more.
Years National Park Park
In my own area, Hood Canal, we are working with the USGS on dealing with this oxygenation problem.
Mr. Chairman, obviously a $60 million cut in the National Endowment for the Arts would be a disaster.
Overtime, hatchery fish tend to show signs of domestication and these traits adapted to the hatchery environment can make it more difficult to survive in the wild.
To Survive Difficult
The Smithsonian Institute is one of the most popular agencies of government in the United States.
Smithsonian Agencies States
This funding from the National Endowment for the Arts has been like the Good Housekeeping seal of approval.