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Pacific herring travel to inshore waters to spawn then migrate back to offshore waters to feed.
US slaves were more generations removed from Africa than those in the Caribbean.
Overall, Alaska herring stocks are well managed for their long-term sustained yield.
In Southeast Alaska, herring abundance is trending upwards since
To be "sold down the river" was one of the most dreaded prospects of the enslaved population.
American plantations were dwarfed by those in the West Indies.
Infant and child mortality rates were twice as high among slave children as among southern white children.