Salmon Hub: Scientific Research

Scientific research is a necessary undertaking for innovation and advancements in conservation practices to occur. This section contains links to noteworthy journals and a few example articles that demonstrate the type of information available in scientific research publications.

Use the search tool to find article abstracts related to specific terms and topics. Please note: Entire articles cannot be posted due to copyright regulations. Access to the full document can be found through the original publisher.  Wherever possible, links to the publisher are provided.


Ionic aluminium concentrations exceed thresholds for aquatic health in Nova Scotian rivers, even during conditions of high dissolved organic... Sterling, S. M., MacLeod, S., Rotteveel, L., Hart, K., Clair, T. A., Halfyard, E. A., and O'Brien, N. L.
Acid deposition released large amounts of aluminium into streams and lakes during the last century in northern Europe and eastern North America. Elevated aluminium concentrations caused major environmental concern due to aluminium's toxicity...
Freezing ovarian fluid does not alter how it affects fish sperm swimming performance: creating a cryptic female choice ‘spice... Purchase & Rooke (2020) Consumption of Atlantic Salmon Smolt by Striped Bass: A Review of the Predator-Prey Encounter Literature and Implications for the... Andrews. S.N., Hirtle, S.V., Linnansaari, T., and Curry, R.A. 2019 Estimating marine survival of Atlantic salmon using an inverse matric approach. PLoS ONE 15: e0232407. Pardo, S.A., and J.A. Hutchings. 2020 Spatio-temporal trends in the importance of iteroparity across Atlantic salmon populations in the northwest Atlantic. ICES Journal of Marine... Bordeleau, X., Pardo, S.A., Chaput, G., Dempson, B., Robertson, M., Levy, A., Jones, R., Hutchings, J.A., Whoriskey, F.G., and G.T. Crossin. 2019 Inclusion of water temperature in a fuzzy logic Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) parr habitat model. Journal of Thermal Biology.... Beaupré, J. & Boudreault, J. & Bergeron, N. and St-Hilaire, A. 2019 Ionic aluminum concentrations exceed thresholds for aquatic health in Nova Scotian rivers. Journal of Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. Sterling, S., MacLeod, S., Rotteveel, L., Hart, K., Clair, T. A., and Halfyard, E. A. 2020. Hierarchical model detects decadal changes in calibration relationships of single pass electrofishing indices of abundance of Atlantic Salmon in... Dauphin, G.J.R, Chaput, G.J., Breau, C., and Cunjak, R.A. 2019 Detection Range of Acoustic Receivers in a Large Hydropower Reservoir. Fishes. 4 (60) Babin, A., Fitzpatrick, L., Linnansaari, T. and Curry, R.A. 2019 Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) smolt and early post-smolt migration and survival inferred from multi-year and multi-stock acoustic telemetry studies... Chaput, G., Carr, J., Daniels, J., Tinker, S., Jonsen, I. & Whoriskey, F. (2018) Space invaders: Searching for invasive Smallmouth Bass (Micropterus dolomieu) in a renowned Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar) river. River Research... Antóin M. O'Sullivan, Kurt M. Samways, Alysse Perreault, Cécilia Hernandez, Mark D. Gautreau, R. Allen Curry, Louis Bernatchez. 2020
Space invaders: Searching for invasive Smallmouth Bass (Micropterus dolomieu) in a renowned Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar) river. River Research and Applications. Antóin M. O'Sullivan, Kurt M. Samways, Alysse Perreault, Cécilia Hernandez, Mark D....
Characterizing physical habitat preferences and thermal refuge occupancy of brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) and Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) at...
Nathan M. Wilbur, Antóin M. O'Sullivan, Kerry T. B. MacQuarrie, Tommi Linnansaari, R. Allen Curry. (2020) Characterizing physical habitat preferences and thermal refuge occupancy of brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) and Atlantic salmon (Salmo...