West - Conquering the Columbia
Down East - The Extinction Vortex
Rocking the Bluefin Boat
General Salmon links
Fisheries- National Marine Fisheries Service
Information about everything from aquaculture, to commercial
fisheries, to marine mammals and strandings from the
National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
Information about Canada's Atlantic Salmon Aquaculture
Program, committed to helping the industry meet global
competition. Research efforts focus on cost-effective
techniques to culture Atlantic salmon and to ensure
production levels are economically sustainable.
Salmon Page http://www.riverdale.k12.or.us/salmon.htm
Hosted by the Riverdale Grade school, this fun, educational
site is dedicated to all things salmon: How to catch
them, cook them, buy them and save them.
West - Conquering the Columbia
Salmon and the Endangered Species Act
A primer on the U.S. Endangered Species Act (ESA) and
salmon recovery. Includes a list of salmon and steelhead
populations listed under the ESA, detailed information
about NMFS recovery planning efforts for Pacific salmon
and background on ESA protective regulations for Pacific
the Sake of Salmon
A regional organization operating in Washington, Oregon
and California working to restore salmon to levels which
ensure healthy, sustainable natural populations and
support productive fisheries.
Northwest Dams and Salmon
News and information about The Columbia & Snake Rivers
Campaign, a national collaboration of conservationists,
commercial fishing families, sportfishers, businesses,
and taxpayer advocates committed to recovering Pacific
Northwest wild salmon.
Pacific Salmon Commission
An organization established by treaty between Canada
and the United States on March 18, 1985 for the conservation,
rational management, and optimum production of Pacific
site is dedicated to the recovery of fish and wildlife
in the Columbia Basin. Learn more about what the government
is doing to protect this habitat.
Army Corps of Engineers--Walla, Walla Dist.
A compendium of information about the Army Corps of
Engineers, including facts about the McNary dam and
links to fish management resources.
East - The Extinction Vortex
The homepage of an international, non-profit organization
that promotes the conservation and wise management of
the wild Atlantic salmon and its environment.
Atlantic Salmon Commission
Filled with news and information about the Commission's
efforts to conserve, restore, manage and enhance Atlantic
salmon habitat, populations and sport fisheries within
historical habitat in the State of Maine.
Salmon Aquaculture- A Primer
The facts on salmon farming from the Atlantic Salmon
Federation. Information about disease transmission and
genetic interactions between wild and farmed fish.
the Bluefin Boat
Bluefin Tuna of the Atlantic-
Severity of Decline
Information about giant bluefin tuna including great
photos, data on Atlantic population declines and their
causes, essential fish habitats and articles about big
game fish and fishing.
Study Tracks Giant Bluefin Tunas Across Atlantic
A report on a NOAA/NMFS study improving scientists'
understanding of the migratory habits of the Atlantic
New England Aquarium
Home page of the New England Aquarium, including visitor
information, interactive exhibits and on-line research
Pelagic GIS Lab at the New England Aquarium
Information about the New England Aquarium's collaborative
research project with NOAA, the National Environmental
Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS), and
the Office of Naval Research (ONR) to better define
critical habitat for the bluefin tuna and other marine
The tuna research and conservation center of the Monterey
Bay Aquarium. Affiliated with Stanford University. Includes
links to published research.