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Angling-wise, such spates cause massive shifts of gravel which will damage many productive salmon pools by destroying lies and shallowing them up.
Because streams differ in the amount of flow refugia that are present, the resilience of macroinvertebrate communities to spates is also likely to differ.
8 in high school, but that's currently sported by wide receiver Jason Willis, so Spates put in his pitch for No.
One of the worst spates of thefts has occurred on the Llyn Peninsula and Anglesey.
Spates, however, are very bad news for this annual activity.
ABOUT THE TRAINER: Johanna Spates is an fitness specialist who works at Mid Valley Athletic Club in Reseda, where she trains privately and teaches group exercise classes.