fishes of Nova Scotia"s lakes and streams
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Published by Nova Scotia Museum in Halifax .
Written in English


  • Fishes -- Nova Scotia -- Identification.,
  • Freshwater fishes -- Nova Scotia -- Identification.

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Edition Notes

Statementby John Gilhen ; illustrations by Donald Pentz.
ContributionsNova Scotia Museum.
LC ClassificationsQL626 .G56
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 49 p. :
Number of Pages49
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17342508M
ISBN 100919680011

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Rules (regulations) that anglers need to follow when fishing in fresh water, as well as maps and an overview of the Inland Fisheries Division activities like research, outreach and funding programs. This handbook describes the rules and regulations that are in place for sportfishing to help protect the sustainability of fishing throughout the. Chapters include Moose-Calling in Nova Scotia - Salmon and Trout Fishing on the Medway, Nova Scotia - Fishing at Little Salmon and Rocky Falls - Catching the Albacore, or Horse-Mackerel - Shooting in the Canadian North-West - Salmon-Fishing at Greenfield - Moose-Hunting with Dogs and on Snow-Shoes. Bound in the original red cloth with gilt titles. Fraser’s Mills Fish Hatchery. Sport fishing and fish angling are a popular recreational activity in Nova Scotia. Nova Scotia’s 6, lakes, rivers and 7, kilometers of coastline offer incredible opportunities for angling enthusiasts. Nova Scotia is known for its' phenominal trout fishing. Speckled trout season in Nova Scotia opens on April 1st and closes after September 30th. The regulations vary slightly from region to region. We enjoy many lakes and rivers with resident speckled trout as well as sea run fish in the spring and summer. Some of these fish can run up to 3 pounds.

Although Nova Scotia is Canada’s second smallest province, it offers multiple sport fishing options because of its rivers, 6, lakes and a coastline that spans kilometers. The province is an angler’s dream destination because it provides salt water and fresh water fishing . Thank you for joining us for the 22nd Nova Scotia Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture Minister’s Conference, partnered with the Seafarmer’s Conference, in Halifax from Feb 25 to 27, Fisheries and Aquaculture Student Bursary Program. Anglers all over the world know that if you want to experience some of the best Atlantic salmon fishing available anywhere, New Brunswick is the place to go. The province has been attracting high-profile fishers for more than a years, from the Duke of Windsor to Bing Crosby. And although it is famous for its salmon, New Brunswick’s lakes, rivers and ocean are host to dozens of other.   The angling handbook and licences are on the way to stores across the province as anglers look forward to another season of fishing Nova Scotia’s lakes and streams.