ASF RIVERNOTES UPDATE - and ASF News - Oct. 25, 2013
ASF RIVERNOTES – Northumberland Strait Rivers were HOT for anglers
ASF RIVERNOTES BLOG has comments on the salmon coming in to the Nova Scotia rivers – and hosts an online “Festival of Atlantic Salmon Movie Shorts”. Check it out.
ASF River Notes | Reports on salmon runs, research field work and other matters of interest in the world of Atlantic salmon
ASF Research Blog updated – The latest from ASF’s Research staff
Atlantic Salmon Federation - Research - In the Field
Federal Grants Boost Salmon Conservation in Maine
NOAA has provided funds that will help open up new habitat for wild Atlantic salmon in Maine. Read more.
Atlantic Salmon Federation - Federal Grants Boost Maine Atlantic Salmon Restoration
ASCF Increases River Conservation Grants
The Atlantic Salmon Conservation Foundation is increasing grants to projects across Atlantic Canada. Read how this was accomplished.
Atlantic Salmon Federation - ASCF Grants to Increase This Year
Fundraiser Will Support Groups Working in New Brunswick
Read how an important event in Saint John will support efforts to restore wild Atlantic salmon runs on the Miramichi and elsewhere in NB.
Atlantic Salmon Federation - Fundraiser Helps Organizations Trying to Save Wild Salmon
Interbreeding of Farmed and Wild Salmon Measured in Norway
A fascinating piece of scientific research has found that five of 20 rivers studied have been seriously affected through crossbreeding of wild salmon with farmed escapees. Read more.
Atlantic Salmon Federation - Interbreeding of Farmed and Wild Measured in Norway
Jellyfish Kill Farmed Salmon in Ireland.
Read how salmon farms on Ireland’s west coast are at risk from stinging jellyfish that have already killed 20,000 salmon in County Mayo. This would be another reason for land-based salmon salmon farming.
Atlantic Salmon Federation - Jellyfish Kill Farmed Salmon in Ireland