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Fun Facts about Amazing Atlantic Salmon

An endangered species, Atlantic salmon are now being raised in hatcheries and outfitted with satellite tags to keep track of their migration patterns.

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NARW #3720 and calf North Atlantic right whale mother and calf. Credit: Clearwater Marine Aquarium Research Institute, taken under NOAA permit #20556-01.
observers_0.jpg Observers. Credit: NOAA Fisheries
Father and daughter holding catch salmon catch Father and daughter with salmon in Juneau, Alaska. Credit: Douglas Pels
Fishery observers counting catch on a fishing vessel. Observers working on a fishing vessel. Credit: NOAA Fisheries.