Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Atlantic salmon" Tag

Gov. agencies can do great things

Habitat reconstruction will remove dams while alewives, Atlantic salmon, and brook trout will access thousands of acres of historic spawning habitat. [...]

November 20, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Atlantic salmon and two-legged migration

The Margaree has not been immune to the troubles. Recent measures of habitat restoration and mandated catch-and-release are helping. [...]

November 17, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Was the answer in the headlines?

A predatory invasion into freshwater by striped bass to harvest Atlantic salmon smolt in Northeast America's waters is part of climate change reality [...]

November 14, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

No wild salmon return to historic New Brunswick river in 2017

Many believe that the Magaguadavic River zero salmon is a harbinger and that no new open net-pen salmon aquaculture sites should be allowed in proximity to wild salmon rivers [...]

October 5, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Atlantic salmon, north of north in Norway

Fly fishing, catching, and eating a wild Atlantic salmon is a gift to mankind from the great “Breathmaker.” If offered the chance to partake, do whatever it takes to participate in fishing for one [...]

September 27, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Salmon make jailbreak, sheriff blames eclipse

The pen, in the state's northwestern San Juan Islands, contained about 305,000 Atlantic salmon. [...]

August 25, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Forage fish in Maine showing robust numbers

Removing an obsolete dam revitalized a major river, a state economy and holds the key to using the river for the right reason at the right time [...]

July 21, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Strangled rivers, no salmon and no shad

We reduced fish runs through pollution and overfishing, but no action has caused as much damage as the construction of barriers along fish migratory routes [...]

July 18, 2017 RECENT, Slide

The man who saved the salmon dies

Orri Vigfússon brokered fishing rights buyouts with governments and corporations, effectively stopping destructive commercial salmon fishing in the N. Atlantic [...]

July 13, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Atlantic Salmon Journal now available online for free

ASF is about protecting the endangered wild Atlantic salmon - a priceless species that define the health of rivers and marine ecosystems [...]

July 10, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide