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06-13-2013, 08:21 AM
Atlantic Salmon Federation News

ASF's Review of Atlantic salmon numbers is news, even in Iceland
Concerns are being felt throughout the North Atlantic for the low North American returns experienced in 2012. A short version published in Reykjavik covers the main points. Read more:
http://asf.ca/questions-over-greenland-salmon-harvest.html

NASCO Meeting Fails to Prevent Escalating Greenland Fishery
Meetings in Ireland failed to stop Greenland from ramping up salmon quotas and introducing factory sales for the first time in a long time. Read more:
http://www.flyrodreel.com/blogs/tedwilliams/2013/june/news-atlantic-salmon

ASF's Sue Scott Provided Perspective
ASF's Sue Scott delivered the address of the non-governmental organizations, and gave a Radio Interview to Newfoundland from Ireland on the issues, set against the backdrop of declines in salmon populations in Canada.
http://www.asf.ca/sue-scott-details-low-salmon-stocks-in-eastern-north-americ.html

ASF President Bill Taylor Provides Overview of Disappointing NASCO Decisions on CBC's AS IT HAPPENS
Bill Taylor gives a radio interview that both details the decisions, and outlines what we need to do to turn things around.
http://asf.ca/bill-taylor-of-asf-discusses-greenland-decision-on-as-it-ha.html

Another good interview:
http://www.asf.ca/conservationists-watching-greenland-salmon.html

BACKGROUNDER on State-of-the-Population 2013
ASF's 2-page backgrounder on the State of the Populations in 2013 is available on its website at:
http://0101.nccdn.net/1_5/09e/111/2de/state-of-salmon-2013.pdf