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Atlantic Salmon - http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/species/fish/atlanticsalmon.htm
This page has great information about the physical description of Atlantic Salmon and their habitat.

Atlantic Salmon - http://www.chariho.k12.ri.us/ms-atlanticsalmontwo
Check out this site for lots of information on the salmon including catching areas, size, and more.

 Enchanted Learning - Salmon - http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/fish/printouts/Salmon.shtml
This Internet page features a hand out on the life cycle of the salmon.

The Atlantic Salmon Life Cycle - http://www.krisweb.com/krissheepscot/krisdb/html/krisweb/aqualife/atlantic_salmon_lifecycle.htm
This page offers information on life cycle and how humans have impacted salmon. There is a research area and game available.

Atlantic Salmon - http://www.bio.umass.edu/biology/conn.river/salmon.html
A basic physical description is provided on this page as well as information on their life cycle.

Atlantic Salmon Trust - www.atlanticsalmontrust.org
Based in the United Kingdom, the Atlantic Salmon Trust works to conserve and improve wild salmon populations in countries bordering the North Atlantic Ocean. As a center of information on wild salmon and sea trout, the AST serves as a resource for government and scientific organizations in the U.K. and abroad.

MSA Conservation - Atlantic Salmon - http://www.miramichisalmon.ca/atlanticsalmon.html
Check out this site for information on life stages, distribution, biology, and relation to man.

NorthAtlantic Salmon Conservation Organization (NASCO)- http://www.nasco.int/
Established 20 years ago by the Convention for the Conservation of Salmon in the North Atlantic Ocean, NASCO is an international force in the conservation, restoration, enhancement, and rational management of salmon stocks. Visit this website to learn more about its work.

Species at Risk - http://www.sararegistry.gc.ca/default_e.cfm
This page will allow you to search for species at risk in Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS)- www.endangered.fws.gov/ Listed as endangered by the USFWS, wild Atlantic salmon in Maine rivers face threats that could drive them to extinction. Learn about recovery plans—and the life history of Atlantic salmon in general—at this site.

Build a Fish - http://www.sheddaquarium.org/sea/interactive_module.cfm?id=7
From the famed Shedd Aquarium comes a novel way to learn about fish: build your own. Try lots of combinations of body types, mouth sizes, patterns and colors. After you have designed your perfect fish, you can find out if it would actually survive in the habitat. But don't worry ­ if one fish doesn't survive, just build another.

 

 Atlantic Salmon Federation - www.asf.ca
This international organization promotes the conservation and wise management of the wild Atlantic salmon and its environment. Highlights of the Atlantic Salmon Federation website include information on the life cycle and biology of the Atlantic salmon, an atlas of North American salmon rivers, and news on issues affecting Atlantic salmon.