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Fish migration

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Many types of fish migrate on a regular basis, on time scales ranging from daily to annually or longer, and over distances ranging from a few metres to thousands of kilometres. Fish usually migrate because of diet or reproductive needs, although in some cases the reason for migration remains unknown. (Wikipedia)

Preferred Units: N/A

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Broader TermsNarrower TermsRelated Terms
Animal migration
N/AAnadromous migrations
Catadromous migrations
Fish counters
Fish passes
Spawning migration

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