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Resource: Summary of salmon returns and major fisheries to date for BC and Alaska – July 22, 2016

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Here is a summary of salmon returns so far this year—some good, some bad, some ugly. Prepared by Watershed Watch’s Fisheries Advisor, Greg Taylor. PDF is here- Salmon Summary: July 22, 2016.

DFO-Minister Tootoo Briefing Documents Released

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Document prepared by DFO for Minister of Fisheries Hunter Tootoo (recently released under the Access to Information Act) provide insight about how the Feds look at fisheries–from economics to conservation, aboriginal rights to aquaculture. It’s basically an introductory backgrounder on DFO, …

Our Land and Water: Negotiating a Fair Price for Water, Ecosystem Services and Human Well-being

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Author: Watershed Watch Salmon Society Date: May 2014 Summary:Today’s Landscape — Undervaluing healthy ecosystems and healthy humans You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to know our planet has entered a new epoch of human impacts (dubbed the Anthropocene). If …

Video: Safeguarding Salmon Part I – Justice Cohen’s Blueprint

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The federal government announced the Cohen Inquiry to examine the declining sockeye salmon stocks in the Fraser River so that a plan could be developed to protect salmon into the future. The $26 million Cohen Commission of Inquiry into the …

Video: Interview with Watershed Watch’s Craig Orr and Stan Proboszcz

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Watershed Watch Executive Director, Craig Orr, and Fisheries Biologist, Stan Proboszcz, discuss Watershed Watch’s activities and areas of focus as well as key threats facing BC’s wild salmon and what the public can do to help in this interview.