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Salmon Redd Numbers Rise in Maine's Rivers
December 28th, 2011
Maine biologists and volunteers are discovering more redds (Atlantic salmon nests) than they have seen in recent years. ASF's Andy Goode helps with a perspective.

Hatcheries Create Difficulties for Wild Salmon Survival Says Study
December 22nd, 2011
In as little as one generation, the hatchery environment can make wild salmon less able to survive in the wild, says study.

ISA Confirmed at AquaBounty
December 20th, 2011
A DFO memo entered into evidence at the Cohen Inquiry reveals that AquaBounty had ISA in their PEI facility.

Scottish Fisheries Groups Concerned for Atlantic Salmon in Climate Change
December 12th, 2011
In the wake of the Durban (South Africa) UN Climate Conference, two major Scottish fisheries organizations say there is a greater need to focus on sensitive species like Atlantic salmon.

M&S eco-label farmed fish 'not better for environment' – report
December 7th, 2011
University of Victoria study finds many eco-labels are not much better at protecting oceans than conventionally farmed fish.

Canada kept detection of salmon virus secret
December 1st, 2011
The fact that DFO has preferred to sit on information related to ISA on the Pacific Coast has rattled and angered US scientists and politicians.

Cooke's and Northern Harvest Sea Farms Fined For Pesticide Violations
November 30th, 2011
Two aquaculture firms in southwest New Brunswick fined for using sea lice chemicals in excessive amounts.

More Dam Removals Needed in Maine
November 28th, 2011
ASF's John Burrows explains how dam removals are helping Maine's wild Atlantic salmon return

Warming and Shifting Currents May Impact Post-smolts in Gulf of Maine
November 24th, 2011
Study suggests climate change may impact post-smolt survival in Atlantic salmon populations of the Gulf of Maine.

It's Spawning Time in Cape Breton
November 24th, 2011
Standing on the banks of small rivers in NS, MacLean watched spawning salmon in mid-November

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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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