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FFAW Critical of DFO’s Shrimp Plan

FFAW-Unifor announced today that it strongly objects to DFO’s decision to move forward with ...

Price Setting Panel Sides with Processors on Fall Shrimp Price

After siding with the FFAW’s proposal on the summer price of Northern shrimp, the Newfoundland ...

Marine Institute Receives Funding for Eelgrass Restoration

Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard announced today that ...

New Licence to be Issued for Arctic Surf Clams in 2018

The Department of Fisheries and Oceans has announced it is introducing a fourth licence for Arctic ...

Quebec Private Equity Firm Creates $140-Million Lobster and Crab Group

The Montreal-based private equity firm, Champlain Financial, has purchased Riverside Lobster of ...

Government Document is an Insult to Fishing Industry

I have read many Government of Canada documents. Some of them caused me to roll my eyes, some of ...

In A Holding Position — Michael Crockwell

If you were looking to anchor your boat in the Bronze Age, from 3300 to 2100 B.C., you’d tie a ...

On the Waterfront - September 2017

N.L. Fisheries Advisory Council Holds First Meeting Newfoundland and Labrador’s newly formed ...

Deadline Extension: Public Consultation on Marine Recreational Fishing Licences for Eastern Canada

The Department has extended the deadline to participate in the consultation process on Marine ...

A Man Who Worked Hard for Labrador

Fred Clifford Hall Died July 17, Age 70 Fred Clifford Hall was a man whose friends and colleagues ...

CCFI Announces Conference on Building the Fishery of the Future

The Canadian Centre for Fisheries Innovation (CCFI) has announced it will host a conference called ...

Is Lobster Larvae Decline a Factor in Whale Deaths?

Editor’s Note: This is Alain’s final contribution to The Navigator Magazine. Our long-time, ...

The Twine Loft - September 2017

Passed On: Alain Meuse – Yarmouth, N.S. Fisheries Journalist and Navigator Contributor Meuse, ...

Filming Giants

P.E.I. Documentary Bluefin Examines History and Plight of Province’s Famous Giant Tuna All his ...

Is it OK to Eat the Small Ones?

There is an art to writing a good headline. A properly written magazine, newspaper or web story ...

The Tragedy of the Miss Ally - Part IV

Above photo: William Alexander — the Coast Guard ship that was tasked to the location of the Miss ...
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