Research & Education
Advancing the study and sustainability of Atlantic salmon.
Over the years ERMA has partnered in various education, monitoring and research projects related to Atlantic salmon and its complex life history.
ERMA has assisted DFO in tagging and tracking adult salmon as they migrate upstream and as they return to the ocean as smolt or kelt.
Since 2014 ERMA has partnered with the Memorial University of Newfoundland. Eggs from the Exploits River were utilized in studies that resulted in three published scientific papers: