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    Today is April 15, 2014, which means it is the beginning of the Black Salmon season in New Brunswick, but this is the tail end of the hardest winter in a generation. More about this in the New...
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    The Personal Side of Salmon Rivers

    In one way the world of Atlantic salmon is big. It encompasses all the watersheds where these charismatic fish live, and the oceans in which they navigate across thousands of miles to and from...
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    Season Coming to an End in Nova Scotia

    The river season is over. Now it is up to the Atlantic salmon themselves to carry on the magic – with a bit of help from the weather. There have been reports of Atlantic salmon digging redds, and...
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    Our Own Festival of Salmon Movie Shorts

    As high definition personal video has become the norm, and YouTube and Vimeo become end points for distribution, the quality of Atlantic salmon videos has soared. In fact this year has seen many top...
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    When Autumn Changes the Perspective

    Fine weather in October is a gift. We can’t expect the temperature, cloud cover, fog, wind and quality of light all to be perfect on the same day. But it has happened, especially this year. And when...
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    Waiting for the Big Event

    Angling season may be winding down, but there have been some gorgeous days this fall. And the big event on the radar, spawning time, will hopefully result in success for this king of fish in the...
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    Every Salmon River a Universe

    ASF’s “What Works and What Doesn’t” International Restoration Workshop held in St. Andrews last Wednesday and Thursday was a real eye-opener. One major point coming out of the two days was how...
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    ASF Salmometer and Live Release

    You have asked for it, and now it is available again. ASF’s salmometer has been in demand for years, as a tool for effective live release that really works. Back in the 1980s, ASF gathered...
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    Rains of September

    This summer ASF’s Research Department has kept up a blog of its activities, at least when the researchers can take a little time to download some photos, and work in the office. The field season has...
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    There is a right way to take a live release photograph. It is with the Atlantic salmon in the water, able to breathe, and get its breath back, so to speak. While holding an Atlantic salmon close...
  11. Resetting the Button on Personal Perspective

    Everyone needs a reset button. A time and place that puts life back in perspective, that puts stress in the back pocket for a while. This is a time and place to reconnect with what is important in...
  12. An Extra Thought for Safety in Chest Waders

    A few weeks ago an Atlantic angler on the Torrent River lost his footing and drowned. This is a tragedy for the individual, and for an entire family. It also increases sober conversation on chest...
  13. Are We In For a Superior August Atlantic Salmon Season?

    We all make predictions on Atlantic salmon returns, whether it be for a particular fishing week, for the size of a run in a particular river, or in some other way. And let’s face it – generally those...
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    The Smarter Atlantic Salmon

    Are some Atlantic salmon smarter than others? Do they learn, or live by instinct alone? For many years it has been known that young Atlantic salmon raised in hatcheries survive in far lower numbers...
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    Good News, and Not So Good News

    Good News first. As of today DFO has lifted the previous closures on the Miramichi River, and along with the return to overall fishing, rain from recent storms has brought up river levels. There is...
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    Hot Rivers and Closures

    Hot days during the past week have raised water temperatures in rivers from New Brunswick to Newfoundland and Quebec, and day by day more rivers, or sections of river, have been shut down for the...
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    Looking for Salmon Bites

    In 2013 anglers have been noting a greater number of wounds inflicted on Atlantic salmon by seals. This has been especially true in the rivers of Gaspe and those of the Quebec North Shore. We would...
  18. Re: Wild Sea Trout Being Eaten Alive as Sea Lice Thrive

    The famous decline of sea trout fisheries such as Loch Maree in the western Highlands have long been a source of concern for anglers and conservationists alike. It is sad to see therefore the...
  19. Making Sense of the Latest Salmon Count Numbers

    With July 1 in the past, one would think this is a good time to look back at the early Atlantic salmon season. But not so fast. Numbers are up on DFO’s website for Newfoundland & Labrador, and for...
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    Re: Pure Fishing buys Hardy & Greys Ltd

    Here is a bit more information from a more consumer-oriented press release from Hardy & Greys...

    Iconic British fishing brand sold to international buyer

    ICONIC Northumberland fishing equipment...
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    Re: Pure Fishing buys Hardy & Greys Ltd

    Could this be the biggest news in Fly Fishing this year? We will be watching with interest to see how the future of Hardy & Greys shapes up under its new owners.
  22. Re: Iconic London Fishing Store Opens in St Petersburg

    Interesting news as the Farlows name is licenced out for the first time to this new game fishing store in Russia. Can we expect to see the iconic Farlows name appear in other major cities around the...
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    Good News for an Angling River in Quebec

    A river impeded by a dam flows free again, to the delight of anglers. It is the Des Escoumins, and the photo was taken this past Saturday, June 22. The salmon migrating back to this small Quebec...
  24. Marine Scotland Science ignoring their own evidence

    The Salmon & Trout Association (Scotland) (S&TA(S)) has today expressed disbelief at the response made by Marine Scotland Science, which provides scientific and technical advice on behalf of Scottish...
  25. Re: International Salmon Treaty Fails Yet Again!

    So as expected, Greenland confirms it will increase salmon netting once more.

    See the full story here - Greenland Confirms Increased Salmon Netting
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