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  NFWF Announces Release of New England Forests and Rivers Fund Request for Proposals for 2017

NFWF Announces Release of New England Forests and Rivers Fund Request for Proposals for 2017

Washington D.C., (March 14, 2017) — The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) today announced the release of the Request for Proposals (RFP) for the New England Forests and Rivers Fund. The Fund, which was launched in 2015 with seed funding from Eversource as part of its Partners for New Hampshire’s Fish and Wildlife program, is dedicated to restoring and sustaining healthy forests and rivers throughout New England.

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A Vulnerability Assessment of Fish and Invertebrates to Climate Change on the Northeast U.S. Continental Shelf

A Vulnerability Assessment of Fish and Invertebrates to Climate Change on the Northeast U.S. Continental Shelf

Atlantic salmon tops the list of species most vulnerable to climate change in Northeast

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International Atlantic Salmon 2016 Assessment Report Available

International Atlantic Salmon 2016 Assessment Report Available

2016 International Council for the Exploration of the Seas’ Working Group on North Atlantic Salmon Annual Report

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ICES Publishes NOAA Model to Predict Fish Population Response to Dams

ICES Publishes NOAA Model to Predict Fish Population Response to Dams

NOAA Fisheries Scientists publish paper modeling the response of Atlantic salmon to dam removals on the Penobscot River, Maine, USA.

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Downeast Salmon Federation Releases Over 140,000 Atlantic Salmon into the East Machias River

Downeast Salmon Federation Releases Over 140,000 Atlantic Salmon into the East Machias River

The Downeast Salmon Federation has just released over 140,000 juvenile Atlantic salmon, called fall parr, throughout the East Machias River watershed. These juvenile salmon were released into many streams and throughout the mainstem of the river in an effort to restore the once great run of Atlantic salmon to the East Machias River. These fish were raised at the Peter Gray Hatchery located in East Machias at the East Machias Aquatic Research Center (EMARC).

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The Downeast Salmon Federation Finishes Fin Clipping Effort with Help from the Community.

The Downeast Salmon Federation Finishes Fin Clipping Effort with Help from the Community.

After only three weeks, the Downeast Salmon Federation, with so much help from the local community, has completed marking all 150,000 juvenile Atlantic salmon for their on-going research project at the East Machias Aquatic Research Center’s Peter Gray Hatchery.

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