Tag Archives: Fish farms

Wild fish trapped: Wild Fish Trapped: Incidental Catch in the Salmon Farming Industry

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We all know salmon farms are breeding grounds for parasites and viruses that put wild fish at risk. However, we don’t know a lot about how wild fish are actually attracted to B.C. salmon farms, or how many get trapped …

New Report: Federal government turning a blind eye to wild fish kills on salmon farms

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We have  just released a new report: Wild Fish Trapped: Incidental Catch in the Salmon Farming Industry  We know there’s a lot of secrecy around salmon farms, and sometimes we have to dig a little to uncover the truth. And …

Local Clothing Company Donates T-shirt Sales to Watershed Watch

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“It’s time we take a stand against big business and the government and start putting our environment first,” Noel Fox, Hook and Vice founder, avid fly fisher. Hook and Vice, a local outdoor clothing company, is standing up for B.C.’s wild …

Watershed Watch Sends Letter to Minister in Support of Fish Farm Occupations

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Watershed Watch Salmon Society sent this open letter today 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. Watershed Watch calls for the …