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Counting Trap on the Estuary of the Margaree River

The Department of Fisheries (DFO) and the Margaree Salmon Association (MSA) partnered on the installation of a counting trap on the estuary of the Margaree River this fall.

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MSA 2016 Activities Gallery

New Photo Gallery Now Available.

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2016 Annual Fundraiser Dinner & Auction

2016 Annual Fundraising Dinner & Auction
Tickets Available Now

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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 Recent Activities

Cheticamp Lake Meeting

On August 5, 2015 the Margaree Salmon Association (MSA) participated at a meeting at Cheticamp Lake in the Cape Breton Highlands. The meeting was initiated by the Cheticamp River Salmon Association (CRSA) and arranged by N S Power. Réné Aucoin

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