Atlantic Salmon Fishway Counts

Newfoundland and Labrador Region

Fishway counts to July 7, 2024 and counts to the same date for the previous generation average, moratorium average, pre-moratorium average and the previous year. 

Insular Newfoundland

2024
Total

Previous Generation
2018-2023 Average
Total
Moratorium
1992-2023 Average
Total
Pre-Moratorium
1984-1991 Average
Total
Previous Year
2023
Total
SFA 4 - Exploits River (Bishop's Falls) 12510 7799 8852 803 10660
SFA 4 - Rattling Brook1 368 70 45 N/A 23
SFA 4 - Campbellton River 980 902 1713 N/A 8
SFA 4 - Salmon Brook3 446 182 306 134 261
SFA 5 - Middle Brook 734 521 386 92 592
SFA 5 - Lower Terra Nova River4 2111 844 587 82 1221
SFA 5 - Northwest River (Port Blandford)5 131 152 155 N/A 100
SFA 9 - Rocky River6 56 93 34 25 39
SFA 10 - Northeast River (Placentia)7 51 76 95 72 62
SFA 10 - Come By Chance River8 99 N/A N/A N/A 45
SFA 10 - Bay de L'Eau8 185 N/A N/A N/A 91
SFA 11 - Garnish River10  149 134 164 N/A 75
SFA 11 - Conne River11 633 219 1629 4838 124
SFA 13 - Harry's River9, 12  637 1182 1624 N/A 172
SFA 14A - Torrent River 813 1208 638 151 2
SFA 14A - Western Arm Brook 317 151 298 15 225
SFA 14A - Deer Arm Brook8 165 N/A N/A N/A 5
SFA 14A - Parkers Brook 15 N/A N/A N/A 2
Labrador
Counting Facilities
2024
Total
Previous Generation
2017-2023 Average
Total
Moratorium
1992-2023 Average
Total
Pre-Moratorium
1984-1991 Average
Total
Previous Year
2023
Total
SFA 1 - English River13 15 0 1 N/A 0
SFA 2 - Sandhill River14 1514 493 823 242 1021
SFA 2 - Muddy Bay Brook15 67 12 47 N/A 6
SFA 2 - Southwest Brook16 51 10 52 N/A 15
1 Fence began operation in 2014
2 Fence began operation in 1993
3 No data for 2014
4 No data for 2000
5 Fence began operation in 2017, no data for 2020
6 Fence began operation in 1987
7 No data for 2003-2014
8 Fence began operation in past 5 years - no previous generation average
9 Fence location changed to Gallants in 2022, further upstream from years 2006-2021
10 Fence began operation in 2015
11 Fence began operation in 1986
12 Fence began operation in 2003, no data for 2020, partial count for 2021
13 Fence began operation in 1999
14 No data for 1988-1993, 1997-2001, 2020
15 Fence began operations in 2003, no data for 2010

16 Fence began operation in 2003

* Counts are reviewed from video footage and are reflective of the posted date