The seeds have pretty much been sown and now scientists will wait to
see if their recently hatched plan will deter Caspian terns from their
favored nesting ground — and their favorite food.
On Wednesday, Army Corps of Engineers, National Marine Fisheries Service
and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service officials gave an update on the tern
relocation project to the Northwest Power Planning Council. The Council
last year approved the expenditure of $235,000 from its 1999 direct fish