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Our Mission:
"To promote enhanced community partnerships in the conservation of wild Atlantic salmon and its habitat in Atlantic Canada and Quebec."

Feature ProjectBroken Brooks: Monitoring and Restoration activities in the Petitcodiac River Watershed

Recipient: Petitcodiac Watershed Alliance

Approved amount: $20,000 for 2014 (1st year of 3 year project, total $60,000)

Summary: This year the PWA will continue our work in monitoring, restoring and enhancing salmon habitat and numbers. We will also elevate our dataset with the assessment of potential fish passage barriers in the watershed. Improperly installed or damaged in stream watercourse structures can cause migration barriers and block access to upstream habitat.  Aquatic connectivity assessments will be focused on culverts on fish bearing streams within the watershed with the...

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