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DFO Announces 2018 Newfoundland and Labrador Recreational Groundfish Fishery

DFO advises that in 2018, the recreational groundfish fishery will be open for a total of 39 days. For the 2018 season, there is no requirement for licences or tags.   Summer Season: Saturday, June 30, 2018 to Monday, July 2, 2018 Saturday, July...

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Petty Harbour Mini Aquarium Opening its Doors for Season 6

The Petty Harbour Mini Aquarium opens its doors for its 6th season Saturday June 9th at 10am. The 2017 season saw over 18, 000 visitors come through and expectations are even higher for 2018. The non-profit, seasonal, local, catch...

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Sunwell Technologies and Marine Institute Partner on DeepChill

Sunwell Technologies Inc. of Woodbridge, Ont. and the Marine Institute (MI) are continuing their collaborative partnership in a series of tests on various groundfish and shellfish species to establish the benefits of the DeepChill process. DeepChill® is an advanced slurry...

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Understanding the Building Blocks of the Marine Ecosystem

Remember the kids’ underwater mask from the 1960s that had the plastic ball in the snorkel? “I had one of those masks and I stuck my face underwater and saw a bunch of neat things and that’s where it started....

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Federal Salmon Farming Audit Makes Eight Recommendations

A report on salmon farming in Canada, released by the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development, Julie Gelfand on April 24, concluded “that Fisheries and Oceans Canada did not adequately manage the risks associated with salmon aquaculture consistent with...

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New Management Measures for Atlantic Mackerel

New management measures for Atlantic mackerel being introduced across the Maritime Region by the federal department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) this year include dockside monitoring and a ...

Future of FISH-NL Now in Question

After a wait of nearly 16 months, the Newfoundland and Labrador Labour Relations Board finally released a much-anticipated report into the quest of The Federation of Independent Sea Harvesters of ...
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DFO Announces 2018 Newfoundland and Labrador Recreational Groundfish Fishery

DFO advises that in 2018, the recreational groundfish fishery will be open for a total of 39 days. For the 2018 season, there is no requirement for licences or tags.   Summer Season: ...

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The Petty Harbour Mini Aquarium opens its doors for its 6th season Saturday June 9th at 10am. The 2017 season saw over 18, 000 visitors come through and expectations are even higher for 2018. The ...
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DFO Announces 2018 Newfoundland and Labrador Recreational Groundfish Fishery

DFO advises that in 2018, the recreational groundfish fishery will be open for a total of 39 days. For the 2018 season, there is no requirement for licences or tags.   Summer Season: ...

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