Two Maine River Restoration Leaders Receive National Awards

Albuquerque, NM Each year, the River Network, a national organization focused on river restoration and river communities, recognizes five individuals from throughout North America with their River Hero Award.  River Network’s River Heroes Award celebrates rivers and those who protect … Continue reading

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    1st Annual Bradley Alewife Festival and Museum Store Opening! 7:30 am Pancake Breakfast ($5), Fish Festival, and museum opening, May 30th. Visit the Facebook page here for more information!

    Alewife Walk and Talk with Ted Ames, May 31st.  Contact us for more information!

  • Atlantic Salmon are iteroparous, which means they can spawn more than once. Some adults will migrate back to the ocean after spawning (these fish are called kelt, or black salmon) to regain their strength and fat stores before returning for a second or even third time to spawn. Fish species that spawn only once and then die are referred to as semelparous.