May 8, 2019 by Stephen Rappaport ELLSWORTH — Two conservation organizations have opened another front in their relicensing battle with the owners of the Ellsworth hydropower dam. Continue Reading here
Bill Green visited DSF’s Annual Smelt Fry this year. Check out the piece that aired on this week’s Bill Green’s Maine here.
By Nick Sambides Jr., BDN Staff • April 25, 2019 1:00 am Courtesy of Downeast Salmon Federation A high view of the Union River and its confluence with Branch Lake Stream on April 17. A plan to relicense two hydroelectric dams in Ellsworth … Continue reading
A Gathering of Traditional Small Boats
Join us on Wednesday, July 3 at The Wilson Museum in Castine, Maine for A Gathering of Traditional Small Boats. The DSF Smoker will be on hand with fresh, locally harvested, smoked Alewives, mackerel, and smelts! This day-long event begins at 11:00am with Penobscot Marine Museum Curator, Ben Fuller, giving a talk entitled On Matinicus It's a Double-Ender about small peapods. For more information visit: http://www.wilsonmuseum.org/calendar_details.html#Jul_03
Wild River Fisheries of Taunton and Frenchman's Bay
Join Friends of Taunton Bay,Frenchman Bay Conservancy, and DSF Fisheries Biologist, Brett Ciccotelli, for a talk about the native fish runs in the Frenchman Bay watershed and throughout Downeast Maine on Friday, July 26 at 7pm at Gordon Wharf, Sullivan.
This event is part of the Friday Lecture Series sponsored by Friends of Taunton Bay and Frenchman Bay Conservancy. You can see the entire event schedule athttp://frenchmanbay.org/events/friday-lecture-series-2019-07-12/
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