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Latest Atlantic salmon Stories

2015-05-11 23:01:09

Provincial angling regulations announced just days ahead of meetings of Ministerial Advisory Committee on Atlantic salmon to be held in Quebec City St.

2015-04-24 23:00:56

The Economic Action Plan 2015 includes a proposed plan to extend the Recreational Fisheries Conservation Partnerships Program by providing $10 million per year for three years, starting in 2016-17.

2015-04-17 23:01:19

Life has come full circle for Nathan Wilbur and Jason Daniels who both grew up alongside salmon rivers in New Brunswick, Canada. St.

2015-04-01 23:01:08

The New Brunswick Aquaculture Industry is off to a rocky start in 2015 with reported disease and confirmed escapes of Atlantic salmon from open-net pens. St.

2015-03-16 23:00:33

The spring issue of the award-winning Atlantic Salmon Journal features stories of salmon anglers and conservationists from all walks of life, at all stages in life. St.

2015-02-18 23:02:23

According to the recent report, overall runs of large salmon to Quebec rivers declined 49% compared with the five-year average. St.

2015-01-08 23:01:36

The Doelle-Lahey recommendations are relevant to all jurisdictions with salmon farming operations. Halifax, NS (PRWEB) January 08, 2015 Dozens of community

2014-12-18 23:02:19

The Government of Canada has announced that it will set up an advisory committee made up of members from the four Atlantic Provinces, Quebec and First Nations to address the serious decline in

2014-12-10 23:02:38

Through forests and fields, the Miramichi winds its way to the sea. On the way, it touches many people and leaves none unaffected by its presence.

2014-11-24 23:03:22

Of the estimated 2,000 dams in the State of Maine, over 90 percent are located in tributary streams where critical spawning habitat for migratory fish is found.


Latest Atlantic salmon Reference Libraries

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2005-06-02 09:22:27

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...

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2005-06-02 08:18:08

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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Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.