|08-28-2013 02:37 PM|
ASF RIVERNOTES UPDATE - Aug. 28, 2013
News from the Atlantic Salmon Federation.
ASF RIVERNOTES – new numbers from NL, and a look at cameras
The ASF RIVERNOTES Blog is updated, and includes the river counts just updated in Newfoundland, showing interesting returns for 2013.
ASF Research Blog – updates of the field activities of ASF Research. This week the focus has been on electrofishing to assess fry and parr in southwest New Brunswick.
What Works and What Doesn’t
ASF is hosting an international Atlantic salmon science workshop focused on what works and what doesn’t in restoration efforts. This is very timely, with the focus this year and next on Species at Risk assessments and the focus on the dynamics of Atlantic salmon runs.
Choose Your Seafood Wisely
ASF supports the totally industry-independent seafood sustainability standards produced in the past few years. Read more about them – and ASF’s efforts to generate support restoration of wild Atlantic salmon.