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Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officers Lay Charges Related to Salmon Poaching

Fish and Wildlife Enforcement officers have laid a number of charges related to illegal salmon poaching. On July 31, 2017, while conducting surveillance at the mouth of the Colliers River, officers observed an individual land a large Atlantic salmon on...

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Vessels to Reduce Speed in the Gulf

Today, Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport and Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard issued the following changes regarding concerns over right whales in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. “Canada takes the protection, conservation, and recovery...

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Atlantic Salmon Management Change

DFO wishes to advise anglers that due to significant declines in salmon returns, all scheduled and non-scheduled salmon rivers on the island of Newfoundland (Zones 3-13 and 14a) will be open to catch-and-release angling only effective one hour after...

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Organization and Lobbyists Could Be Solution to Industry Woes

When the late U.S. President Lyndon Johnson appointed a person into his inner circle, who at times had publicly disagreed with his policies, he justified his decision by saying he’d rather have the guy inside the tent peeing out...

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Negative Reaction to Lobster Industry Observer Program

A recent meeting conducted by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) on a proposed Nova Scotia lobster observer program drew a mixed reaction. The Lockeport meeting was held in June and was meant for organized groups of lobster harvesters...

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Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officers Lay Charges Related to Salmon Poaching

Fish and Wildlife Enforcement officers have laid a number of charges related to illegal salmon poaching. On July 31, 2017, while conducting surveillance at the mouth of the Colliers River, ...

Vessels to Reduce Speed in the Gulf

Today, Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport and Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard issued the following changes regarding concerns over right whales in the ...
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Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Officers Lay Charges Related to Salmon Poaching

Fish and Wildlife Enforcement officers have laid a number of charges related to illegal salmon poaching. On July 31, 2017, while conducting surveillance at the mouth of the Colliers River, ...

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