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Maine's Migratory Fish


Efforts to bring back the populations of salmon and other migratory fish in Maine include some success stories and some struggles.

Guests:  Catherine Schmitt, Science writer and author of “The President’s Salmon”
Andrew Goode, Vice president US Programs at the Atlantic Salmon Federation
Laura Rose Day, Executive Director of the Penobscot River Restoration Trust
John Banks, Director of the Department of Natural Resources for the Penobscot Indian Nation

Click here to listen to MPBN Reporter Tom Porter's story on why some conservationists think Greenland's salmon quota threatens Maine restoration efforts.

Keith grew up in Thomaston, Maine, and graduated from Bowdoin College in 1982, majoring in philosophy. He began his career in commercial broadcasting in Portland, before moving to Maine Public in 1989. Keith has taken on a number of roles at Maine Public and is the primary editor of Maine news and feature stories aired on Maine Public Radio, and TV news specials including election debates and the annual live State of the State address. Keith is the host and producer of the weekly political roundtable Across the Aisle and on occasion takes the host chair for the daily call-in news program Maine Calling.