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International Meeting Offers Hope for Wild Salmon
June 14th, 2004
St. Andrews...The Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF) and World Wildlife Fund (WWF) welcome an agreement reached at a pivotal meeting of the North Atlantic Salmon Conservation Organization (NASCO) held last week in Iceland that could produce a dynamic new direction for conserving wild Atlantic salmon.

Truro Students Release Fish Friends
June 9th, 2004
St. Andrews....Students from Truro's Redcliffe and Central Colchester schools, participating in the Atlantic Salmon Federation's Fish Friends program.

PEI Students Release Fish Friends
June 9th, 2004
St. Andrews....Elaine Murphy's class of the Glen Stewart School at Stratford will be releasing their Atlantic salmon fry at Mooney's Pond at Peake's, PEI at 10:30 a.m. on June 10.

Salmon Conservation Group Encouraged by MP's Support for Wild Salmon
May 26th, 2004
St. Andrews....The Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF) and the New Brunswick Salmon Council (NBSC) commend Tobique-Mactaquac Liberal MP Andy Savoy for urging the federal government to fund programs that will conserve and restore wild Atlantic salmon of the Nashwaak, Tobique, Miramichi, Saint John and other N.B. rivers.

Islander Becomes Director of ASF Regional Programs
May 25th, 2004
St. Andrews - Bill Taylor, President of the Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF) is pleased to announce that Todd Dupuis of Charlottetown, PEI, has been appointed to the position of Director of Regional Programs.

Senator Meighen becomes Canadian Board Chairman
May 10th, 2004
St. Andrews - At the Spring 2004 Board of Directors meeting in Toronto, Michael A. Meighen of Toronto, ON and St. Andrews, NB was elected to the position of Canadian Chair of the Board of Directors of the Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF). ASF Directors extended their deep appreciation to outgoing ASF (Canada) Chairman John Houghton of St. Catharines, ON, who provided outstanding leadership and many important contributions to ASF during his six-year tenure.

25 Years of Salmon Restoration
May 6th, 2004
St. Andrews - The Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF) congratulates members of the Salmonid Association of Eastern Newfoundland (SAEN) and the Salmon Preservation Association for the Waters of Newfoundland (SPAWN) on the occasions of their 25th anniversaries.

New Brunswicker Receives Top Salmon Conservation Award
April 24th, 2004
St. Andrews... James B. Gillespie of Quispamsis, N.B. is the 2004 recipient of the T. B. "Happy" Fraser Award, the top Canadian Atlantic salmon conservation award, presented by the Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF) annually.

PEI-ASF Calls for Tag Reduction
April 20th, 2004
Charlottetown - The Prince Edward Island Council of the Atlantic Salmon Federation (PEI-ASF) is asking the provincial government to reduce the number of Atlantic salmon tags allocated to Island anglers in the 2005 fishing season.

Halifax Dinner Supports Acid Rain Work
April 5th, 2004
St. Andrews - The Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF) and the Nova Scotia Salmon Association (NSSA) are hosting their 15th Annual Dinner in Halifax on Wednesday, April 7 at the Westin Hotel. This year, the entire proceeds from the evening's festivities will support the ASF/NSSA acid rain mitigation program in Nova Scotia.

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Agreement on Greenland’s Commercial Salmon Fishery Reached Good News For North America
June 12th, 2012
West Greenland catch will be restricted to 20 tonne local consumption limit.

Join the St. Croix River Alewife Migration
June 8th, 2012
On Saturday, June 9, groups and individuals concerned about the future survival of native alewives (gaspereau) on the St. Croix River will symbolically escort this historically and ecologically important fish up the river. 

Newfoundland Fish Farm fish Hopes to Sell Infected Salmon
July 10th, 2012
A salmon farm with iSA in southern Newfoundland wants to sell its condemned salmon for human use.

PEI Fish Kill Larger than Thought
July 10th, 2012
A PEI Fish Kill in Trout River a repeat of last year

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