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Atlantic Salmon Being Reintroduced To Aroostook River

| June 9, 2014

For the first time after the removal of two dams on salmon brook pond and washburn pond, officials are reintroducing salmon to the area.   The salmon brook pond is in the middle of being restored to it’s original flow, and now multiple agencies are involved in bringing in the fish. Six hundred thousand fry […]

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Town of Washburn and Maine DEP Moving Forward With Mill Pond Dam and Berm Removal

| January 29, 2014

The town of Washburn and the Maine D.E.P. are moving forward with the removal of the mill pond dam and berm after final funding came in last week. On Wednesday, all agencies involved with the project met to make sure they’re all on the same page. Nick Archer, Regional Director of the Northern Maine Office […]

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