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Options Aplenty for Northern Cod

Some pundits might argue that there are nearly as many opinions of what to do with the iconic ...

The Twine Loft - July 2019

Passed On: Robert Colbourne – St. Lunaire-Griquet, N.L. fisherman Colbourne, 52, passed away on ...

On the Waterfront - July 2019

Fatal Fishing Accident Off Labrador A 52-year-old veteran Newfoundland fisherman died after ...

2019 Crab and Lobster Overview

For the past 10 years, I have made an annual trip to New Brunswick following the Boston Seafood ...

Our People Problem

In last month’s Navigator, the Editor’s Notebook section provided an extensive discussion of ...

Atlantic Herring Stocks Listed as Critical

Fishery No Longer Certified by Marine Stewardship Council With the voluntary suspension by the ...

Mackerel Stocks Remain Low, DFO Reports

Despite a spawning stock biomass increase between 2016 and 2018, Atlantic mackerel “remains in ...

N.L. Inshore Northern Shrimp Quota Holding Its Own

After years of drastic cuts, this year’s much anticipated inshore Northern shrimp quota in ...

Snow Crab Landing

The southside of St. John's harbour is bustling again this season as thousands of pounds of snow ...

It Must Have Been Really Quick - Part II

After refitting his longliner in the winter of 1994/95, Skipper Bob Stacey from St. Lawrence had a ...

Patent Issued for N.L. Robotic Snow Crab Processing Unit

Above: CCFI managing director Bob Verge explaining the patented crab butchering technology. ...

Lobster Season Ends in Southwest Nova

Above: Lobster fishing balloons are loaded onto a truck at the Lower East Pubnico wharf at the end ...

World Oceans Day 2019

June 8 is officially recognized by the United Nations as World Oceans Day. Each year, an increasing ...

Online Enrolment Growing for MI Fishing Masters Training Across Canada

An increasing demand for fishing harvesting training in Canada is being driven by younger partici...

Could Asian Carp be an Alternative Bait Source for Lobster Fishermen?

The continued stock decline and ever-rising prices of traditional bait fish like herring and ...

Plant Worker Shortages: A Complex and Stubborn Dilemma

Thomas Edison once said, “The reason a lot of people do not recognize opportunity is because it ...
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