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Methods for developing new stocks of Atlantic salmon

September 15, 2015

The productivity of many streams in NewEngland for Atlantic salmon is being restored through abatement of water pollution and removal of barriers to migrating fish. As a result, interest is increasing in reestablishment of natural spawning runs of Atlantic salmon in some of these streams. I describe methods intended to help develop and maintain "new" stocks of these fish.

Citation Information

Publication Year 1989
Title Methods for developing new stocks of Atlantic salmon
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Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype Federal Government Series
Series Title Biological Report
Series Number 89(12)
Index ID 70162016
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Western Fisheries Research Center