Publications

Watershed Watch Letter to Minister in Support of Fish Farm Occupations, Sep 18, 2017

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Watershed Watch sent an open letter to Minister Dominic LeBlanc in support of the peaceful occupation of fish farms by the Musgamagw Dzawada’enuxw, Namgis and Mamalilikulla First Nations in the Broughton Archipelago. Letter to Minister LeBlanc in support of First …

Watershed Watch Letter to Minister McKenna re. Reforms to the Fisheries Act, Sep. 9, 2017

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On August 24, Watershed Watch met with Minister McKenna to discuss the review of the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act in Vancouver. We then sent this letter to elaborate on and affirm our comments. PDF: Watershed Watch Letter to Min. Catherine …

The Protection of Pacific Wild Salmon: Understanding potential risk factors and seeking solutions – Recommendations from a think tank of scientists

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Author: SFU, Speaking for the Salmon Title: The Protection of Pacific Wild Salmon: Understanding potential risk factors and seeking solutions Date: JANUARY 26-27, 2017 Summary: INIVITATIONAL SCIENTISTS’ THINK FOLLOWED BY AN INFORMATION SESSION FOR COMMUNITY LEADERS AND POLICY/DECISION MAKERS The think …

Water Leader Expectations For The Effective Implementation Of The Water Sustainability Act

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Watershed Watch joined with a coalition of other water leaders in British Columbia in the lead up to the 2017 BC Provincial Election in submitting a compiled list of policy positions regarding the water-related challenges our province faces, and expert …

“Business as Usual”: a critique of federal update on Cohen

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WHAT IS THE “COHEN INQUIRY”? The Cohen Inquiry was the largest investigation of wild salmon management in Canadian history, spurred by the devastating Fraser sockeye collapse in 2009. It cost taxpayers over $37 million and produced 75 recommendations widely recognized …