January Newsletter 2018

January 22, 2018

We are excited to start 2018 as our twelfth year of operation as a wild Atlantic salmon conservation organization and our 11th year in providing conservation project funding. It’s very rewarding to observe the many ways in which we have grown as an organization that is totally committed to supporting the conservation of Canada’s wild Atlantic salmon.

Central Queens Wildlife Federation

January 22, 2018

Many of the projects our partners undertake to help the Atlantic salmon involve working to restore habitat and improve conditions. This holds true for the Central Queens Branch of the PEI Wildlife Federation (CQWF).

Volunteer Profile: Allyson Heustis

January 22, 2018

Meet Allyson Heustis, the new Conservation Program Coordinator with the Atlantic Salmon Conservation Foundation. She is responsible for projects in Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island, and Nova Scotia.

November Newsletter 2017

November 16, 2017

I anticipate that when you read this you will likely be in full holiday season mode. Perhaps you are making New Year’s resolutions on how you can help improve salmon conservation, and I’m certain you are considering new angling opportunities, with improved salmon returns over 2017. I share those wishes with you!

Memorial University of Newfoundland: Dr. Michael van Zyll de Jong

November 6, 2017

Everyone can use a little help overcoming obstacles in their way, especially if their lives depend on it.

Volunteer Profile – Darryl Murrant

November 3, 2017

Meet Darryl Murrant, a member of our Nova Scotia Advisory Committee.

Conservationist Profile – Ben Whalen (KWRC)

October 6, 2017

Ben Whalen is the project manager for the Kennebecasis Watershed Restoration Committee (KWRC).

Miawpukek First Nation

October 6, 2017

Remember the song from Sesame Street, “Who are the people in your neighbourhood?” Well, Miawpukek First Nation (MFN) wants to know who are the fish in their neighbourhood.

October Newsletter 2017

October 6, 2017

It’s very satisfying to look back on 2017 as another banner year for this Foundation.

September Newsletter 2017

September 7, 2017

We’re now into the Fall stretch of our recipient’s 2017 field season. It’s hard to believe but summer is nearly over and that the end of streamside activities is in sight.

Shediac Bay Watershed Association

September 7, 2017

Not too hot, and not too cold. The Shediac Bay Watershed Association (SBWA) is doing whatever it can to make sure that the watershed is a comfortable and welcoming environment for Atlantic salmon.

Alcool NB Liquor

September 6, 2017

This month we’re doing something a little different. We invited one of our outstanding corporate partners to talk a little bit about their relationship with us. Meet Alcool NB Liquor!