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Beaver – PETA Pamela’s next Pet Project! Beavers moved to make way for spawning salmon

Efforts to boost the numbers of wild Atlantic salmon in eastern P.E.I. are showing signs of success. Workers in the Souris area have been removing one of the major hurdles to saving the salmon, beavers. The wildlife federation works with local trappers to remove the beavers. Large rivers are cleared of all colonies and dams. “Salmon couldn’t jump the beaver dams. Fish couldn’t get to the habitat,” said Cheverie. [email protected]  09:22