Big love for the St. Croix/Skutik River

Our recent poll showing big support for the removal of the Milltown Dam and restoration of Salmon Falls received good coverage in regional media. As you’ll remember, last month the Conservation Council and Atlantic Salmon Federation commissioned … [Read more...]

Poll shows overwhelming support for Milltown Dam removal

Survey finds broad support for restoration of free flow on the lower St. Croix River ST. ANDREWS — A new poll shows an overwhelming majority of people living in St. Stephen and surrounding communities support NB Power’s plan to remove the Milltown … [Read more...]

Milltown dam removal ‘adds to excitement of restoration’ for gaspereau, Abbott

  Alewifes (also known as gaspereau), Alosa pseudoharengus, a species of anadromous fish, migrating up a river in Northern Maine, USA. June 2016. Nick Hawkins Photography Fundy Baykeeper and our Marine Conservation Director Matt Abbott … [Read more...]

Conservation Council proud to collaborate with Peskotomuhkati Nation on coastal restoration

Alewifes migrating up a river in Northern Maine, USA. June 2016. Nick Hawkins Photography Canada’s Coastal Restoration Fund is making waves along the coast of New Brunswick – and here at the Conservation Council, we couldn’t be happier. On July … [Read more...]