Baltic Salmon in Estonia Taavi Nuum Estonian Green Movement - FoE. State of the stock. Wild salmon populations in 9 Estonian rivers in the Gulf of Finland + Pärnu river Condition of wild stock is poor Production of wild smolt is very small in several rivers
Management objectivesThe IBSFC objective is to increase the natural production of wild Baltic salmon to at least 50% of the naturalproduction capacity of each river by 2010, while retaining the catch as high as possible.
FISH PASSWAYS AND LADDERS WOULD INCREASE THE SIZE OF REPRODUCTION AREAS
Which rivers are protectedJägala jõgi – from waterfall until river-mouthKunda river – full lengthLoobu river – full lengthPirita river – from first dam until river-mouthPärnu river – from Tarbja water-reservoir dam until river mouthVasalemma river – from Ruila dam until river-mouthVääna river – from Saku dam until river-mouthSelja river – full lengthValgejõgi – full lengthKeila river – from Keila-Joa waterfall until river-mouth