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Artic char under threat

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Martin Aaron Martin Aaron | 14:18 UK time, Tuesday, 9 November 2010

Some 800 fish have been released in a bid to protect a species under threat of extinction in North Wales.

The Arctic char is only found in three of Wales' deepest and coldest lakes.

The Arctic char were reared from eggs harvested in December 2009 from fish threatened by harmful algae at Llyn Padarn, Llanberis, Gwynedd.


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