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Fall 2015 Kelt Project

While attending the Recreational Fisheries Advisory Council meeting November 12 in Baddeck, NS, we met Xavier Bordeleau a Dalhousie University student completing his PHD research. During the fall of 2014 Xavier had tagged spawned-out (kelt) salmon in the Middle and

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Striped Bass Diet Study Oct. 2015

On the evening of October 20, 2015, we fished for striped bass one last time for 2015. Participants included Leonard Forsyth, Greg Lovely, Gilles Paulin and myself.

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Brood Stock Spawning

One day in early November, I dropped by the Margaree hatchery to see if the Atlantic Salmon brood-stock we helped capture from Doyle’s bridge pool this summer were still on hand.

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2015 Adopt-A-Stream

Adopt-A-Stream

During the summer of 2015, the Margaree Salmon Association (MSA) is once again participating in fish habitat restoration. While bank stabilization on the river is important, work on the tributaries of the Margaree is critical to the life cycle of

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2015 Projects

View From Doyles Bridge - May 19, 2015

The Margaree Salmon Association is working with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) on several projects during 2015/2016. One project is angling to capture kelt salmon. The field work portion of this project started with a meeting with DFO

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2015 Striped Bass Research

2015 Striped Bass Research

Last Updated: August 31st, 2015 – View Update On Jan 6, 2015 Margaree Salmon Association (MSA) attended a Recreational Fisheries (Striped Bass & Salmon) Advisory Meeting for the Southern Gulf of Nova Scotia. The meeting was organized by the Department

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