Bruce's Salmon & Nature Page
Photos by Bruce Patterson
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Current conditions on the York River
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Gaspe nature
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Photo from the past
Photo from the past

Salmon fishing summary
by Bruce Patterson

August 18th/2017. York River is still low a 3.6M3/s and salmon fishing is slow. ASF latest is that salmon counts are down all over NFL, Quebec and the NB. A new count on the York and Dartmouth rivers on July 24th show that there are sufficient numbers of adult salmon to open the fishing for adult salmon beginning August 1st ,2017. . Count on the St Jean river was low however and fishing on that river will remain catch and release. Hunting seasons and regulations for 2017 shown below. See ASF rivernotes and stats for Gaspe rivers. (Click below). See salmon page for hunting regulations and dates for hunting in Quebec 2016.

salmon fishing season in Quebec

atlantic salmon river notes Sept 1st

How the pools on York river got their name.

2016 hunting regulations Quebec 2017

salmon fishing regulations

spider catches fly video

50 fishing knots can be seen under pictures menu at the left of this page. 50 knots

solunar tables (enter area code with space G4X 2M7)

PLEASE NOTE: all links for fishing are now on the upper left side of this page.

"photo #1" " Salmon fishing home pool on the York river. August 2004

"photo# 2" "York river"

"photo# 3" "kids having fun trying their luck."

"photo #4" " lot of exitement on home pool that morning! salmon fishing spectators "