Downeast Salmon Federation seeking Development Director

Downeast Salmon Federation (DSF) is seeking a full-time Development Director to coordinate major gifts and strategic partnerships. The position reports to the Executive Director. Responsibilities The principal responsibility of the position is to provide strategic direction and leadership for development … Continue reading


    "Are Alewives the Key to Rebuilding our Coastal Cod Stocks?" part of the Summer Fish Talk Series Tuesday, September 8 - 7:00pm with Ted Ames at Schoodic Institute

  • The scientific name for the Atlantic salmon is Salmo salar. Its origins are latin where Salmo means salmon and salar means “leaper”. Atlantic salmon are known for their ability to jump high of the water, sometimes as high as 10 feet, and must do this to navigate the sometimes steep falls of our rivers.