Miramichi Fishing Report

Late June Salmon News

By Giv'er Miramichi / June 29, 2020 /

  The photos with this post are a pleasant reflection on June salmon fishing in 2004.  This hen was roughly measured at 49 inches, and is still my largest fish from the SWM.   Tim Politis and Kal Kotkas with Willy Bacso long before Covid 19. Fishing Friends – what a crazy month June has been. …

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Miramichi Bright Salmon Watch and Spring Wrap Up for the Miramichi

By Brad Burns / June 1, 2020 /

Fishing Friends Tyler Coughlin of Country Haven with a very well-mended kelt. As of May 25th I have neither seen nor heard of a bright salmon yet on the Miramichi, but that is by no means unusual. Miramichi angler Bob Bowser e-mailed me that a friend of his had fished the NW Miramichi daily for…

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Surprise! Miramichi Salmon Fishing Begins Early

By Brad Burns / April 29, 2020 /

Jason Curtis’s Britanny pup Lattie watches him bring in a grilse on the SW Miramichi. Campbell’s Pool is in sight just downriver. Country Haven’s website says that this fish was caught within five minutes of beginning to fish by Larissa Bryenton. The start of the Atlantic salmon fishing season in New Brunswick, normally scheduled for…

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March Miramichi Salmon News

By Brad Burns / March 31, 2020 /

George Watson and his ghillie fishing the River Naver. A lovely male springer from the Naver on 3/14/2020. Fishing Friends – How quickly things can change. Three weeks ago I was packed and ready for my annual salmon fishing trip to the River Naver in the northern Highlands of Scotland. The news about the corona…

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Miramichi Ice Out Report

By Brad Burns / March 30, 2020 /

With the current state of world affairs, and the shelter-at-home situation that we now find ourselves in, I thought I’d start a blog that I will keep open until the ice is out of the Miramichi, tracking the progress on a ongoing basis. Actually I’ve been watching for a little while, and the first hints…

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Miramichi Salmon News, Late Winter 2020

By Brad Burns / January 31, 2020 /

Fishing Friends – State of the Miramichi Atlantic Salmon Population:  The Canadian ocean fisheries branch of the government, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans or DFO, has completed a report of the Miramichi and Resitgouche River fisheries for 2019. The full report is not available to the public just yet, but highlights of it have…

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January 2020 Miramichi Salmon Blog

By Brad Burns / January 8, 2020 /

  A March run Naver springer salmon in fantastic condition. Fishing Friends –Your salmon fishing schedule for 2020Have you planned your Atlantic salmon trips for 2020? I have, almost, but I’m leaving a couple of things open. I’m headed to the River Naver in Scotland for the first two weeks in March as I have…

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Miramichi Final Salmon Counts for 2019

By Brad Burns / November 21, 2019 /

Brad Burns of Brad Burns Fishing features an article with Giv’er Miramichi on the Final Salmon Counts for the 2019 Year along the Miramichi! Check out the article to read more!

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Miramichi End of Summer Salmon Report

By Brad Burns / September 6, 2019 /

Brad Burns of Brad Burns Fishing Report shares with Giv’er Miramichi the Miramichi End of Summer Salmon Report and with Late Summer Fishing in Miramichi and in Newfoundland.

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Miramichi Early Season Salmon Report

By Brad Burns / July 22, 2019 /

Brad Burns of Brad Burns Fishing shares this update of the Early Season of Salmon Fishing with Giv’er Miramichi.

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Miramichi Spring Fishing Report 2019

By Brad Burns / May 10, 2019 /

Brad Burns, of Brad Burns Fishing shares along his first report of the 2019 year of the Miramichi Spring Fishing. Check out this article to read much more!

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The CAST SAS Program and the Experimental River

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 23, 2019 /

Many people interested in Miramichi Atlantic salmon have heard of “CAST” or Collaboration for Atlantic Salmon Tomorrow, but most people are probably still not aware of exactly what CAST is doing to help Miramichi salmon not only survive, but hopefully to once again thrive.   As background the CAST program was conceived by bringing together a diverse group of representatives from government, higher education, industry, conservation organizations, and private business. These partners include the University of New Brunswick, The Miramichi Salmon Association, The Canadian Rivers Institute, J. D. Irving, and Cooke Aquaculture.

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Brad Burns – Miramichi Salmon Blog Update

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 11, 2019 /

Even though this is a slow time of the year for salmon news, Brad Burns has been maintaining his Miramichi Salmon Blog with interesting bits and pieces of information. Check it out for photographs of river ice, beaver pelts, wildlife sightings, and more.

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