Monthly Archives: October 2011

Tell Us Why You Love Wild Salmon for a Chance to Win!

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Wild salmon are truly awesome creatures that play an integral role in ecosystems, culture, and our own personal stories.  We regularly hear from our supporters how important they feel salmon are, whether it’s memories of fishing with their Dad, the …

Watershed Watch Biologist Comments on ISA Concerns in Letter to the Editor of the Seattle Times

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Watershed Watch Fisheries Biologist, Stan Proboszcz, discusses concerns over the ISA virus and its link to salmon farming in the Seattle Times letter Canadian practices could lead to spread of salmon virus.  Proboszcz states, “Science shows salmon farms amplify dangerous …

Craig Orr’s Letter to the Editor of the Courier-Islander: Muzzling and Pursuing the Truth

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Watershed Watch Executive Director, Craig Orr, addresses the need for government policies that promote sound science and free speech in his letter to the editor of the Courier-Islander Muzzling and Pursuing the Truth. Muzzling and Pursuing the Truth Re: Muzzling …

New book “Pathways to Resilience” Includes Article by Watershed Watch Ecologist, Aaron Hill

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The new book Pathways to Resilience: Sustaining Salmon Ecosystems in a Changing World, includes the article Merits and Limits of Ecosystem Protection for Conserving Wild Salmon in a Northern Coastal British Columbia River by Watershed Watch Ecologist Aaron Hill and …

Conservation Coalition of Cohen Inquiry Issues Media Release: Salmon Inquiry shows need for government overhaul

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Watershed Watch joined with other members of the Cohen Inquiry Conservation Coalition to issue the media release Salmon Inquiry shows need for government overhaul – Conservation groups say focus must be salmon, not industry. The release was issued following the …