Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Atlantic salmon" Tag

Open net pens fail, again, and Atlantic salmon rot and stink up NL shoreline

Most agree Atlantic salmon aquaculture can be a good thing. However, salmon farming science regarding open pens is not science, its' bull shit and needs to be fixed. [...]

October 11, 2019 Atlantic salmon, Atlantic Salmon Federation News, Breaking News, FEATURE STORY, Slide, water pollution event

The Atlantic Salmon Federation’s vision for the world-famous Miramichi

Become a member of the Atlantic Salmon Federation and join the international movement for wild rivers and wild salmon. [...]

August 20, 2019 Atlantic Salmon Federation News, Conservation, RECENT, Research, Slide

British Billionaire Buys Land in Iceland to Protect Salmon

Jim Ratcliffe, a Brit Icelandic land owner: “By owning some of the farms we have a voice with the river associations - an ability to influence how the rivers are managed.” [...]

August 15, 2019 Interview, RECENT, Salmon Fishing, Slide

Book Review: Stronghold by Tucker Malarkey about Guido Rahr’s salmon passion

Salmon feed us, and their presence tells us that our rivers are still healthy. At least 137 different species depend on the marine-rich nutrients that wild salmon provide. [...]

August 13, 2019 Book Review, Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Salmon Fishing, Slide

Summer is a great time to take a trip, but not like Charlie’s

John Holyoke, Bangor Daily News, penned a story about one Atlantic salmon's journey [Charlie] of over 12,000 miles [two years] so he could find a like traveled girlfriend. [...]

August 5, 2019 Conservation, RECENT, Rivers & Dams, Salmon Fishing, Science, Slide

Atlantic salmon smolt leave freshwater at greater peril, newly risen enemies lurk

Presently, it's not clear whether the higher predation level is the result of better tracking technology or the booming striped bass population. [...]

July 24, 2019 Atlantic Salmon Federation News, Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Salmon Migrate Using Earth’s Magnetic Field

Read John Waldman’s Running Silver, an ecological history on the East Coast’s rivers ecological history on the East Coast’s rivers and their fish. [...]

July 10, 2019 Atlantic Salmon Federation News, FEATURE STORY, Salmon Fishing, Slide

Atlantic Salmon Federation RiverNotes 14 June 2019

Managing a caught Atlantic salmon or any salmonid starts with NEVER BEACHING it. It will swim "no matter what" and bash itself to death. [...]

June 14, 2019 Advice, Atlantic Salmon Federation News, RECENT, Salmon Fishing, Slide, Videos

Ocean waters warming affecting Atlantic salmon returns

The Atlantic salmon faces all of the pressures that humans do in an ever-crowding, over-consuming, and polluting world of competitors. [...]

April 29, 2019 RECENT, Slide

Atlantic Salmon may soon again be the “force” in the Sheepscot

The Coopers Mills project was the first phase to improve habitat for endangered Atlantic salmon, shad, alewives, and other sea-run fish species. [...]

April 19, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide