Two Maine River Restoration Leaders Receive National Awards

Albuquerque, NM Each year, the River Network, a national organization focused on river restoration and river communities, recognizes five individuals from throughout North America with their River Hero Award.  River Network’s River Heroes Award celebrates rivers and those who protect … Continue reading

  • Coming Soon

    1st Annual Bradley Alewife Festival and Museum Store Opening! 7:30 am Pancake Breakfast ($5), Fish Festival, and museum opening, May 30th. Visit the Facebook page here for more information!

    Alewife Walk and Talk with Ted Ames, May 31st.  Contact us for more information!

  • The scientific name for the Atlantic salmon is Salmo salar. Its origins are latin where Salmo means salmon and salar means “leaper”. Atlantic salmon are known for their ability to jump high of the water, sometimes as high as 10 feet, and must do this to navigate the sometimes steep falls of our rivers.