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Salmon News Summary – for August 18, 2016

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TOP 10 SALMON NEWS STORIES DFO shutting down all salmon sports fishing on Lower Fraser to protect sockeye (Vancouver Sun, August 11, 2016) Fisheries and Oceans Canada has taken the extraordinary measure of shutting down all sports salmon fishing on …

“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 …

DFO’s proposed Siting Guidelines for salmon farms

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See DFO’s letter: Proposed Siting Guidelines See our response: Letter to DFO re Draft Siting Guidelines (Sept 15, 2015)

Fraser River Sockeye Update- Fisheries Notice

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FN0859-Salmon – Fraser River Sockeye Update – Areas 11 to 29 – August 12, 2016 (Fisheries and Oceans Canada) The Fraser River Panel met Friday, August 12th, to receive an update on the migration of the Fraser sockeye runs to …