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Vancouver Sun: Wild salmon ‘sanctuaries’ under threat

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The Vancouver Sun article by Jim Pojar and Jack Stanford Wild salmon ‘sanctuaries’ under threat provides an overview of how “Recent federal budget cuts to Canada’s environmental review pro-cesses have weakened environ-mental protections, leaving many of the last best places …

Chronicle Herald article: Scientists scared to talk about DFO cuts

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Approximately 400 people have been notified by Fisheries and Oceans Canada that their jobs could be eliminated.  Roughly half of those notified are scientists, and the union representing them says that “employees fear they could face sanctions or suspension for …