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Stan Proboszcz from Watershed Watch quoted in Vancouver Sun article Final tab for Cohen Commission tops $37 million

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The price tag for the Cohen Commission of Inquiry into the Decline of Sockeye Salmon in the Fraser River has been regularly stated to be $26 million, however recent reports received after Watershed Watch and SOS Marine Conservation Foundation submitted …

Global News coverage of Watershed Watch’s new selective fishing video

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Global News’ Push for selective salmon fishing covers Watershed Watch and SkeenaWild’s new video Saving Wild Salmon by Changing the Way We Fish. The story includes an interview with Watershed Watch Ecologist, Aaron Hill.   Your browser does not support frames. Click here …

Watershed Watch and SkeenaWild launch new video: Saving Wild Salmon by Changing the Way We Fish

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Fishermen can harvest more fish from healthy salmon runs, while affording greater protection to threatened runs in BC, if consumers eat more salmon from “stock-selective” fisheries. That’s the message delivered by fishermen, First Nations, renowned chef Robert Clark, Professor John …

Join us for a Bike Tour of Katzie Slough on July 19, 2014

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Media coverage of the threat heavily fishing sockeye poses to endangered salmon stocks

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Last week, Watershed Watch, SkeenaWild and Raincoast issued a media release and backgrounder highlighting the threat that DFO’s latest fishing plans pose to endangered salmon stocks, such as Interior Fraser coho. Although sockeye returns are predicted to be large this fall, …