Atlantic Salmon Stocking Volunteer Meeting, March 22, 2012


7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Farmington Public Library

6 Monteith Drive, Farmington

 The Connecticut Inland Fisheries Division is looking for volunteers to assist in stocking Atlantic salmon fry.  An informational meeting has been scheduled for Thursday March 22nd for those who are interested.  There will be a presentation and update on the Salmon Restoration Program and a brief discussion of stocking and what is expected of volunteers.  Volunteers must be physically fit and available on weekdays.  The streams to be stocked are in the Farmington and Salmon River watersheds and are scheduled for stocking between mid April and late May.  Individuals interested in volunteering who cannot attend the meeting should contact Bruce Williams or the Farmington River Watershed Association at the addresses listed below.

Directions:  Farmington Library Main Branch is off Rte.4, near the high school and Town Hall.  For further directions contact the Library at 860-673-6791 or www.farmingtonlibraries.org.

For more information contact: Bruce Williams, DEEP/Marine Headquarters, 860-447-4317, email: bruce.williams@ct.gov,  or the Farmington River Watershed Association, 860-658-4442Program handout here.

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