Salmon River http://wrvo.org en Fall in Pulaski brings thousands of salmon, and fishermen out to catch them http://wrvo.org/post/fall-pulaski-brings-thousands-salmon-and-fishermen-out-catch-them <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Each fall, thousands of salmon swim upstream along the Salmon River and nearby creeks, trying to return to the state's Salmon River Fish Hatchery in </span>Altmar<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, where they were born. The fish head home to spawn. But they face a gauntlet of fisherman in the waterways around Pulaski, drawn by the fishes' large sizes and numbers. In this audio postcard, Joanna Richards spoke with local Pulaski resident and 30-year-fisherman Jose Fernandez along a small stream, where he was stalking salmon and escaping the crowd.</span></p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 21:08:37 +0000 Joanna Richards 46036 at http://wrvo.org Fall in Pulaski brings thousands of salmon, and fishermen out to catch them Tailwater Lodge to bring more dollars, attention to Salmon River http://wrvo.org/post/tailwater-lodge-bring-more-dollars-attention-salmon-river <p></p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 11:44:22 +0000 Gino Geruntino 44213 at http://wrvo.org Tailwater Lodge to bring more dollars, attention to Salmon River Reintroducing Atlantic salmon to the Salmon River http://wrvo.org/post/reintroducing-atlantic-salmon-salmon-river <p>In recent years both the federal and New York state governments have been studying how best to re-introduce – salmon -- to New York’s Salmon River.&nbsp; That might come as a surprise to anyone who’s ever fished the river, known for its salmon of eye-popping size.&nbsp; Tue, 01 Jan 2013 11:32:08 +0000 David Chanatry 29766 at http://wrvo.org Reintroducing Atlantic salmon to the Salmon River