Category Archives: Other Field Work

Downeast Salmon Federation Seeks Volunteers for Spring Smelt Surveys

The Downeast Salmon Federation (DSF) is looking for people with an interest in recreational smelt fishing, natural history buffs and/or citizen scientists, to help collect data on the health of the sea-run smelt population, and help identify smelt habitat, in … Continue reading

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Pokey Damn Restoration

One of our latest habitat restoration projects is occurring at the outlet of Crawford Lake. Located at the headwaters of the East Machias River, this site provides access to over 4,500 acres of lakes that are critical as alewife spawning … Continue reading

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A Solution for Acidic Streams

The Downeast Salmon Federation (DSF) is collaborating with Project SHARE, University of Maine, DEP, DMR and the seafood industry to use clam shells as a tool to restore biological productivity in our coastal watersheds. Although the rivers of Downeast Maine … Continue reading

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