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Basic ocean conditions such as current directions and water temperature play a huge role in determining the behavior of young migrating salmon as they move from rivers and hit ocean waters for the first time
Atlantic Salmon Federation says farmed escapees threaten Maine’s endangered salmon. St.
Following the escape of over 20,000 mature farmed Atlantic salmon, the sustainability of the salmon farming industry needs to be questioned, says the Atlantic Salmon Federation. Corner
ASF raises funds to support conservation of wild Atlantic salmon, and also supports efforts of organizations to offer consumers guidelines for sustainable seafood use. St.
The Atlantic Salmon Federation and the Conservation Fund, two internationally recognized conservation organizations, partner to produce sustainably farmed Atlantic salmon. St.
Diners enjoy a feast of sustainably produced Atlantic salmon, prepared by renowned Chef Tom Valenti on behalf of the Atlantic Salmon Federation. St.
The International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) has released its annual report on the status of wild Atlantic salmon populations globally, and will present their findings at the
According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Fish Oil Market for Aquaculture, Direct Human Consumption, Hydrogenation and Industrial Applications - Global Industry
A new analysis of over 56 years of data has revealed that sockeye salmon use magnetic maps to navigate their way back to spawning grounds after years at sea.
Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar, from the Latin words "Salmo" meaning salmon, and "salar" meaning "leaper") is a species of fish in the Salmonidae found in the northern Atlantic Ocean and in rivers that flow into the Atlantic. It breeds in the rivers of Western Europe from northern Portugal north to arctic Norway, Iceland, Greenland, and the east coast of North America from Connecticut in the United States north to northern Labrador in arctic Canada. At sea, it is found mainly in the waters...
Salmon is the common name for several species of fish of the Salmonidae family "“ although several other fishes in the family are called trout. Salmon live in both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. Salmon are anadromous: they are born in fresh water, migrate to the ocean, then return to fresh water to reproduce. Folklore has it that the fish return to the exact spot where they were born to spawn and modern research shows that usually at least 90% of the fish spawning in a stream were born...
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