Atlantic Salmon Rivers

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Acid Mitigation and Fisheries Restoration in Maine Salmon and Brook Trout Streams
Experiment on the Use of Clam Shells for Liming to Reduce Acidity

Katahdin Iron Works and its Effect on the West Branch of the Pleasant River (June 2010). This investigation was initiated at the request of the Department of Marine Resources (DMR) Bureau of Sea-Run Fishes and Habitat.

Penjajawoc Stream, the Second Year of the Baseline Study, with a Summary of the 2008 and 2009 Field Seasons (June 2010). This is a summary report on the first two years of volunteer monitoring on Penjajawoc Stream, an impaired urban stream in Bangor . The report is a baseline study for planned stormwater improvements in the watershed, and includes the results of a DEP study of the Kittridge Road landfill.

The Narraguagus summary - Spatial and temporal patterns in Water Chemistry of the Narraguagus River (November 2008) is a review of all available information to date on the Narraguagus River water quality, including the results of investigations of DEP with local volunteer organizations, and what this may mean for salmon and trout conservation in the downeast area.