Good news : France presents a short term solution to bring the salmon to Basel in 2020


During the Rhine Minister  Conference in Basel (28 October), the salmon and its comeback to Basel was a importante issue.

France accepte to make the salmon comeback up to Switzerland possible by 2020 and propose  a short terme solution.

This is a success for the Salmoncomeback campaign.

The NGOs , members of the Salmon Comeback Coalition ask for more details and complementary informations. They are  proposing  a meeting with the french government and EDF (Electricité de France) in the next weeks.

Watch the Swiss Televison News ( in german only)  and read the official pressrelease  by the ICPR in   french , deutsch   néerlandais   english


Visit to the fish passes on the Rhine

From Thursday 30 November to Friday 1 December, the ERN team travelled down the Rhine to see the progress of the fish passes under construction