A fish hatchery damaged by flooding during Tropical Storm Irene is nearly ready to open again. The fish tanks have been scrubbed and disinfected, and needed electrical repairs are nearly complete. Wade Jodun, a manager for U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said,
"We'd be ready to turn on the pumps, as some of the stock-car racing fans may say, kick the tires and light the fires sometime by March or April."