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Atlantic Salmon Returns to the Narraguagus

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Publication Date: 2021

Modification Date: Tue 07 Sep 2021 08:37:05 AM

Contributors: Colby Bruchs

After a long, hot August the remnants of Hurricane Ida brought much needed rain, cooler river temp, and a fall salmon!

 One (1) new salmon (MSW Female) captured on 3 September. Water temp stable around 18C. Discharge 116 CFS.





Narraguagus River Atlantic Salmon Count -- through 6 September:


Season total: 17 à 14 MSW; 3 Grilse.


Age and Origin Breakdown:


Naturally-reared origin:

2:1 à 2 (Grilse)

2:2 à 2 (Female)


Hatchery origin (smolt stocked):

H:2 à 12 (7 Female; 5 Male)


Hatchery origin (parr stocked):

P20:1 à 1 (Grilse)



Thank you for your continued interest in Maine Atlantic Salmon!

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