Category Archives: EMARC

DSF Awarded $215,500 through Riverfront Community Development Bond

In early 2009, the DSF was awarded $215,500 in grant funding though the Maine Riverfront Community Development Bond program for development of the East Machias Aquatic Research Center (EMARC). The program requires that DSF raise an equal amount through a … Continue reading

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DSF Prepares Salmon Fry Hatchery in East Machias

This winter land locked salmon will be raised in a trial run of the hatchery to ensure the proper operation of the hatchery before raising endangered East Machias River salmon winter 09-10. The fry hatchery will be the first piece … Continue reading

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Town of East Machias and Downeast Salmon Federation receive major grant from State

The new River Grant Program was approved by the voters in November of 2007. The $5M bond was created to promote development and economic revitalization along Maine‚Äôs rivers. There are 14 communities state wide that were awarded grants. Three selectmen … Continue reading

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