In this episode Sue and former Ichthyology students Levi Bageant and Matt Hodgkins interview Zach Sheller of the Downeast Salmon Federation. Zach is the hatchery manager of the Peter Gray Parr Project a unique conservation hatchery approach which rears genetically distinct parr to be more like wild counterparts for restoration in their natal range in Maine. To learn more about the Downeast Salmon Federation and their broad efforts to restore habitat, Endangered Atlantic Salmon, and other native fishes, donate, buy merch, or sign up for the newsletter go to: https://www.mainesalmonrivers.org/
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