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Salmon News Summary – September 8, 2017

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TOP 10 SALMON NEWS STORIES Saving Canada’s Wild Salmon Policy (Hakai Magazine, September 8, 2017) When Canada’s Policy for Conservation of Wild Pacific Salmon was announced in 2005, it was hailed as a major step forward for fisheries management in …

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Salmon News Summary – September 1, 2017

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TOP 10 SALMON NEWS STORIES Canada’s move to keep fishing Chinooks is short-sighted (Globe and Mail, August 28, 2017) Earlier this month, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game issued an emergency order closing all Chinook salmon fisheries (sport and …

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Salmon News Summary – August 25, 2017

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SPECIAL – SALMON FARMING Increased calls for more fish farm regulations (Global News, August 23, 2017) On the heels of a major escape of thousands of Atlantic Salmon from a Washington state fish farm, critics are calling for better protection …

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Salmon News Summary – August 18, 2017

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TOP 10 SALMON NEWS STORIES Mid-Season BC Salmon Update (Watershed Watch Salmon Society, August 15, 2017) 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 …

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Salmon News Summary – August 4, 2017

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TOP 10 SALMON NEWS STORIES B.C. asks utilities commission to review $8.8-billion Site C dam megaproject (CBC, August 2, 2017) British Columbia’s New Democrat government has asked the province’s utilities commission to review the $8.8-billion Site C dam, throwing into …