Author Archives: Trish Hall

Media Release: Government Science Mired in Salmon Farming Industry Secrecy

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Watershed Watch Salmon Society, Pacific Coast Wild Salmon Society and Living Oceans issued a media release today questioning the integrity of the federal science review process assessing the risk of a virus spreading from ocean salmon farms to wild Pacific …

Have your say on DFO’s implementation plan for the Wild Salmon Policy

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Use our latest online tool to provide your comments to DFO on the implementation plan for the Wild Salmon Policy. Deadline is December 15, 2017.  

Mid-Season BC Salmon Update

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By Greg Taylor, Senior Fisheries Advisor As anticipated, 2017 is proving to be a difficult year for BC’s wild salmon. Sockeye, chinook, and steelhead that entered the ocean in 2015 endured an inhospitable marine environment. Two years later, those that …

ADF&G shuts down SE Alaskan commercial and recreational fisheries to protect BC chinook. DFO keeps on fishing.

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Ketchican Daily News: Kings off limits starting Thursday: ADF&G cites low chinook salmon stocks coastwide

Cuts to Salmonid Enhancement Program will be reversed!

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We have heard that MP Terry Beech just announced at the Fisheries & Oceans Standing Committee that the gov’t will reverse the cuts to the Salmon Enhancement Program, including the Stream to Sea (Salmonid in the Classroom) Program. This is …