Downeast Salmon Federation is seeking Director for their Downeast Rivers Land Trust

The Downeast Salmon Federation, based in Columbia Falls, Maine, is seeking a director for its land conservation program, the Downeast Rivers Land Trust. DRLT is a program within the Downeast Salmon Federation and the director will report to DSF’s executive … Continue reading

  • Wednesday, June 1st 6:30pm - 8pm
    Rehabilitating Maine's Rivers and Streams: Restoring Our Rivers One by One. A talk by DSF Executive Director, Dwayne Shaw. Belfast Free Library. 



  • 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.