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Invest in the Future of Our River

Miramichi Watershed
Management Committee Inc.

The Miramichi Watershed Management Committee Inc. (MWMC) is an umbrella community orgamization made up of conservation groups, First Nations, individual companies, outfitters and guiding associations from all over the Miramichi Region.

In 1997, operation of the Miramichi Salmon Conservation Centre (in South Esk) was transferred from the Department of Fisheries and Oceans to the MWMC, along with the responsibilty of enhancing salmon stocks in the Miramichi.

This has lead to the development of:

Miramichi Riverstock

A salmon enhancement program that invites everyone to get involved in upholding the Miramichi River's reputation as one of the best salmon rivers in the world.

Who will benefit from Miramichi Riverstock?

Those with a vested interest in the Miramichi River; outfitters, guides, anglers, fishing clubs, camp owners, and business owners who are located near the river and receive business from these groups.

Business owners and individuals who are concerned about the current salmon situation and wish to contribute for personal or charitable reasons.

Miramichi Riverstock invites individuals and businesses to participate in salmon enhancement by making a financial contribution to stocking the Miramichi with young salmon.

What your Contribution will Give you…
To help you calculate the benefits of your charitable donation, we estimate that a $150 contribution/order will put 1,000 wild salmon fry into the river; $1000 will provide for release of 6,000 - 7,000 fry, the offspring from one large adult female salmon.

Every effort will be made to put fish in the specific area that you want to have stocked, providing the area is not saturated with fingerlings.
Government protocols must be adhered to, but any contribution will go directly toward putting young salmon in the water.



Members of the Miramichi Watershed Management Committee Inc.
Innternational Paper Canada.
J.D.Irving Ltd.
Miramichi Fisheries Management Ltd.
Miramichi Headwaters Salmon Federation Inc.
Miramichi Salmon Association Inc.
Bartibog Fish and Game Assoc.

Atlantic Salmon Museum.
New Brunswick Guides Association Inc.
New Brunswick Outfitters Association Inc.
New Brunswick Salmon Council.
Northumberland Salmon Protection Association Inc.
Fornebu Lumber.
White Rapids Brook & Other Streams Enhancement Association


The Department of Fisheries and Oceans, First Nation Governments and the Department of Natural Resources and Energy have representation on the Miramichi Watershed Management Committee Inc.


Adult salmon need to be collected for spawning each year so don't delay in placing your order.
Contact the Miramichi Salmon Conservation Centre below:

Miramichi Salmon Conservation Centre - operated by the Miramichi Salmon Association
485  Route 420, South Esk, NB, Canada, E1V 4L9

Phone: 506 622 1781

Miramichi Businesses and Community