Climate change and disease impacts examined at Cohen Inquiry
The following media stories cover recent discussions at hearing for the Cohen Commission of Inquiry into the Decline of Fraser River sockeye. The impact of climate change and disease have been key areas of focus at the hearings this week. For more information see the Cohen Inqiry’s website. Hearings are open to the public and are held at Federal Court, 8th Floor, at 701 West Georgia Street, Vancouver.
Watershed Watch has been active in the Cohen Inquiry as part of the Conservation Coalition. For more information see our Fraser Sockeye Inquiry page.
- Study rules out usual suspects in decline of Fraser sockeye, Globe and Mail, March 10, 2011
- Cohen Inquiry Ramps up after cross examination from Alex Morton’s lawyer, Salmon Are Sacred Blog, March 10, 2011
- ‘Perfect storm’ of virus and warming water threaten sockeye: scientist, The Hook, March 9, 2011
- Rising temperature in Fraser River affecting Salmon population, Globe and Mail, March 8, 2011