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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Surfer loses leg in shark attack, south of Perthhe said. "During the summer especially you see dozens and dozens of kids out h
Surfer loses leg in shark attack, south of Perth
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 45 minutes ago
he said. "During the summer especially you see dozens and dozens of kids out here so it is quite worrying." The City of Mandurah has closed the beach and the Department of Fisheries has been advised. More stories from We... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Teen surfer injured in suspected shark attack, south of Perthattack happened at a surf break close to Panamuna Drive in the Mandurah suburb
Teen surfer injured in suspected shark attack, south of Perth
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
attack happened at a surf break close to Panamuna Drive in the Mandurah suburb of Falcon. The City of Mandurah said it had closed Falcon Bay beach. The Department of Fisheries has been advised. More to come. More stories from Western Aus... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Scaling back of planned fin fish farm disappoints traditional ownersMarine Produce Australia already operates a barramundi farm in Cone Bay and on
Scaling back of planned fin fish farm disappoints traditional owners
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Marine Produce Australia already operates a barramundi farm in Cone Bay and on Thursday its licence was doubled by the Department of Fisheries to 15,000 tonnes per annum out of a total yearly allocation of 20,000 tonnes for the Kimberley... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in NanaimoCommercial crab fisherman Scott Steer remains behind bars following his April 1
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimo
Surrey Leader / Posted 3 days ago
Commercial crab fisherman Scott Steer remains behind bars following his April 10 at-sea arrest by Department of Fisheries and Oceans officers for failing to comply with a court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Steer... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in NanaimoCommercial crab fisherman Scott Steer remains behind bars following his April 1
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimo
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 3 days ago
Commercial crab fisherman Scott Steer remains behind bars following his April 10 at-sea arrest by Department of Fisheries and Oceans officers for failing to comply with a court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Steer... Read more
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BC Local News
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in NanaimoCommercial crab fisherman Scott Steer remains behind bars following his April 1
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimo
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
Commercial crab fisherman Scott Steer remains behind bars following his April 10 at-sea arrest by Department of Fisheries and Oceans officers for failing to comply with a court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Steer... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in NanaimoCommercial crab fisherman Scott Steer remains behind bars following his April 1
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimo
Comox Valley Record / Posted 3 days ago
Commercial crab fisherman Scott Steer remains behind bars following his April 10 at-sea arrest by Department of Fisheries and Oceans officers for failing to comply with a court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Steer... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in NanaimoCommercial crab fisherman Scott Steer remains behind bars following his April 1
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimo
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Commercial crab fisherman Scott Steer remains behind bars following his April 10 at-sea arrest by Department of Fisheries and Oceans officers for failing to comply with a court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Steer... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in NanaimoCommercial crab fisherman Scott Steer remains behind bars following his April 1
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimo
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Commercial crab fisherman Scott Steer remains behind bars following his April 10 at-sea arrest by Department of Fisheries and Oceans officers for failing to comply with a court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Steer... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Oceana Embarks on 10-Week Expedition to Explore Deep-Sea Areas in MaltaProgramme and led by the Environment and Resources Authority in collaboration w
Oceana Embarks on 10-Week Expedition to Explore Deep-Sea Areas in Malta
CommonDreams.org / Posted 3 days ago
Programme and led by the Environment and Resources Authority in collaboration with the Maltese Ministry for Sustainable Development, the Environment and Climate Change, the Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture, the University of Malta and Oc... Read more
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Times of Malta
Previously unexplored marine areas being documented in expeditionN2K project is co-financed by the EU LIFE+ Funding Programme and led by the Env
Previously unexplored marine areas being documented in expedition
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
N2K project is co-financed by the EU LIFE+ Funding Programme and led by the Environment and Resources Authority in collaboration with the Ministry for the Environment, the Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture, the University of Malta and O... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 25 May 2016Department of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries and commends the combined oper
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 25 May 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Department of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries and commends the combined operation involving the South African Navy, the Department of Fisheries and the South African Maritime Safety Authority which resulted in four of the vessels being... Read more
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BC Local News
Ucluelet scores new breakwaterof two 48 metre-long catamarans attached at an angle and the project’s roughly
Ucluelet scores new breakwater
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
of two 48 metre-long catamarans attached at an angle and the project’s roughly $1 million price tag will be paid by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO), according to Ucluelet mayor Dianne St. Jacques. Ucluelet’s municipal... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Voters should be able to recall governmentfear further setbacks. Most important is that the Grand River Conservation Aut
Voters should be able to recall government
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 days ago
fear further setbacks. Most important is that the Grand River Conservation Authority, the Ministry of Natural Resources, Department of Fisheries and Oceans and Brant County all must give their blessings before building permits can be... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Proposed Fraser salmon allocation swap an issue of law, First Nations spokesperson saysfished for two days.” The proposal was put forward by First Nations representa
Proposed Fraser salmon allocation swap an issue of law, First Nations spokesperson says
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 5 days ago
fished for two days.” The proposal was put forward by First Nations representatives during a series of meetings with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) in January, March and April to consult on conservation and harvest planning for... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Proposed Fraser salmon allocation swap an issue of law, First Nations spokesperson saysfished for two days.” The proposal was put forward by First Nations representa
Proposed Fraser salmon allocation swap an issue of law, First Nations spokesperson says
Abbotsford News / Posted 5 days ago
fished for two days.” The proposal was put forward by First Nations representatives during a series of meetings with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) in January, March and April to consult on conservation and harvest planning for... Read more
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BC Local News
Proposed Fraser salmon allocation swap an issue of law, First Nations spokesperson saysfished for two days.” The proposal was put forward by First Nations representa
Proposed Fraser salmon allocation swap an issue of law, First Nations spokesperson says
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
fished for two days.” The proposal was put forward by First Nations representatives during a series of meetings with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) in January, March and April to consult on conservation and harvest planning for... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Proposed Fraser salmon allocation swap an issue of law, First Nations spokesperson saysfished for two days.” The proposal was put forward by First Nations representa
Proposed Fraser salmon allocation swap an issue of law, First Nations spokesperson says
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 5 days ago
fished for two days.” The proposal was put forward by First Nations representatives during a series of meetings with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) in January, March and April to consult on conservation and harvest planning for... Read more
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Langley Times
Proposed Fraser salmon allocation swap an issue of law, First Nations spokesperson saysfished for two days.” The proposal was put forward by First Nations representa
Proposed Fraser salmon allocation swap an issue of law, First Nations spokesperson says
Langley Times / Posted 5 days ago
fished for two days.” The proposal was put forward by First Nations representatives during a series of meetings with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) in January, March and April to consult on conservation and harvest planning for... Read more
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Mission City Record
Proposed Fraser salmon allocation swap an issue of law, First Nations spokesperson saysfished for two days.” The proposal was put forward by First Nations representa
Proposed Fraser salmon allocation swap an issue of law, First Nations spokesperson says
Mission City Record / Posted 5 days ago
fished for two days.” The proposal was put forward by First Nations representatives during a series of meetings with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) in January, March and April to consult on conservation and harvest planning for... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Proposed Fraser salmon allocation swap an issue of law, First Nations spokesperson saysfished for two days.” The proposal was put forward by First Nations representa
Proposed Fraser salmon allocation swap an issue of law, First Nations spokesperson says
Maple Ridge News / Posted 5 days ago
fished for two days.” The proposal was put forward by First Nations representatives during a series of meetings with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) in January, March and April to consult on conservation and harvest planning for... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Walleye incubator installed at Shawanosowe Schoolfisheries as well as aquaculture.” On the aquaculture component, explained Ms.
Walleye incubator installed at Shawanosowe School
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 6 days ago
fisheries as well as aquaculture.” On the aquaculture component, explained Ms. Madahbee, “Waubetek has partnered with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans to be the lead organization for an aquaculture initiative in Central Canada covering... Read more
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iol.co.za
3 more Chinese fishing vessels arrestedcoast of East London. The vessels were arrested after a combined operation inv
3 more Chinese fishing vessels arrested
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
coast of East London. The vessels were arrested after a combined operation involving the SA National Defence Force, the Department of Fisheries and the SA Maritime Safety Authority. There were unofficial reports that SA Air Force fighter planes... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Masterplan for resolution of labour problems in the fisheries industry:The Department of Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, as a cor
Masterplan for resolution of labour problems in the fisheries industry:
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
The Department of Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, as a core agency overseeing the country’s fishery; aquatic animal culture; and processed aquatic animals, is committed to tackling labour problems in the seafood industry.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Ivar's undersea billboards a hoax devised as marketing ployby hauling one of the billboards up off Alki Beach in August and backed up with
Ivar's undersea billboards a hoax devised as marketing ploy
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
by hauling one of the billboards up off Alki Beach in August and backed up with decades-old documents — from the state’s Department of Fisheries and a Ballard diving service — supposedly found in the archives of the legendary Seattle seafood... Read more
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Perth Now
Angler ‘won’t be prosecuted’ over 4.5m tigerwho landed a protected 4.5m tiger shark using a rod and reel at Cheynes Beach n
Angler ‘won’t be prosecuted’ over 4.5m tiger
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
who landed a protected 4.5m tiger shark using a rod and reel at Cheynes Beach near Albany will not be prosecuted by the Department of Fisheries. Angler Nick Schoevaart couldn’t have been more proud of his catch, but Greens groups did not share... Read more
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The Tyee
Evidence of Fish Farm Disease Detected in BCto harvest. "We don't how common or distributed the disease might be," said Kr
Evidence of Fish Farm Disease Detected in BC
The Tyee / Posted 8 days ago
to harvest. "We don't how common or distributed the disease might be," said Kristi Miller, a molecular biologist with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans who has been studying salmon health for 23 years. Although two top fish disease experts... Read more
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CTV News
Disease found in salmon on one fish farm in B.C. but more research neededif it could affect wild populations of the fish. Dr. Kristi Miller, head of th
Disease found in salmon on one fish farm in B.C. but more research needed
CTV News / Posted 10 days ago
if it could affect wild populations of the fish. Dr. Kristi Miller, head of the molecular genetics research program in the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, said pathologists found lesions on salmon on one farm in Johnstone Strait indicating they... Read more
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BC Local News
Disease found in salmon on one fish farm in B.C. but more research needed: studyif it could affect wild populations of the fish. Dr. Kristi Miller, head of th
Disease found in salmon on one fish farm in B.C. but more research needed: study
BC Local News / Posted 10 days ago
if it could affect wild populations of the fish. Dr. Kristi Miller, head of the molecular genetics research program in the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, says pathologists found lesions on salmon on one farm in Johnstone Strait indicating they... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Disease found in salmon on one fish farm in B.C. but more research needed: studyif it could affect wild populations of the fish. Dr. Kristi Miller, head of th
Disease found in salmon on one fish farm in B.C. but more research needed: study
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
if it could affect wild populations of the fish. Dr. Kristi Miller, head of the molecular genetics research program in the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, says pathologists found lesions on salmon on one farm in Johnstone Strait indicating they... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Disease found in salmon on one fish farm in B.C. but more research needed: studyif it could affect wild populations of the fish. Dr. Kristi Miller, head of th
Disease found in salmon on one fish farm in B.C. but more research needed: study
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
if it could affect wild populations of the fish. Dr. Kristi Miller, head of the molecular genetics research program in the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, says pathologists found lesions on salmon on one farm in Johnstone Strait indicating they... Read more
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CTV News
Health Canada approves salmon genetically modified to grow more quicklyTrader Joe's. Large export market Canada is the fourth-largest producer of fa
Health Canada approves salmon genetically modified to grow more quickly
CTV News / Posted 11 days ago
Trader Joe's. Large export market Canada is the fourth-largest producer of farmed salmon in the world, according to the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO). The farmed salmon industry provides more than 10,000 jobs, mostly in British... Read more
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CTV News
Cod populations rising along shores of Newfoundland: expertsfish that was once the lifeblood of Newfoundland and Labrador’s economy, is fin
Cod populations rising along shores of Newfoundland: experts
CTV News / Posted 11 days ago
fish that was once the lifeblood of Newfoundland and Labrador’s economy, is finally making a comeback. Researchers at the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) released new findings on Wednesday that suggest cod is steadily making its way out... Read more
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CTV News
Health Canada approves salmon genetically modified to grow quickereggs in P.E.I. Large export market Canada is the fourth-largest producer of f
Health Canada approves salmon genetically modified to grow quicker
CTV News / Posted 11 days ago
eggs in P.E.I. Large export market Canada is the fourth-largest producer of farmed salmon in the world, according to the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO). The farmed salmon industry provides more than 10,000 jobs, mostly in British... Read more
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The Columbian
Longtime wildlife manager to retirean instrumental role in most Columbia River fish issues since 1995. Norman sta
Longtime wildlife manager to retire
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
an instrumental role in most Columbia River fish issues since 1995. Norman started in 1977 for the former Washington Department of Fisheries as a scientific aide capturing and tagging wild fall chinook juveniles in the North Fork of the Lewis... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Fish fry taking flight from hatcheryTuesday morning at the Puntledge River Hatchery. As part of their once-a-year
Fish fry taking flight from hatchery
Comox Valley Record / Posted 12 days ago
Tuesday morning at the Puntledge River Hatchery. As part of their once-a-year release of coho salmon to Comox Lake, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada employs the use of a helicopter to transport fry to Comox Lake. Working in... Read more
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BC Local News
Fish fry taking flight from hatcheryTuesday morning at the Puntledge River Hatchery. As part of their once-a-year
Fish fry taking flight from hatchery
BC Local News / Posted 12 days ago
Tuesday morning at the Puntledge River Hatchery. As part of their once-a-year release of coho salmon to Comox Lake, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada employs the use of a helicopter to transport fry to Comox Lake. Working in... Read more
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Newsmax
Vaquita Porpoises Nearly Extinct, Only 60 Left in Wildequipment and personnel from the Agency of Environmental Protection, the Navy o
Vaquita Porpoises Nearly Extinct, Only 60 Left in Wild
Newsmax / Posted 12 days ago
equipment and personnel from the Agency of Environmental Protection, the Navy of Mexico, the Federal Police and the Department of Fisheries, allowing greater land and maritime surveillance during the curvina fishing season in April,"... Read more
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The Simcoe Reformer
Rough waters sink two boatsof the close working relationship between the Canadian and U.S. Coast Guard," C
Rough waters sink two boats
The Simcoe Reformer / Posted 14 days ago
of the close working relationship between the Canadian and U.S. Coast Guard," Carol Launderville, a spokesperson for the Department of Fisheries & Oceans, said Monday afternoon. Neither the Canadian nor U.S. Coast Guard have identified the... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Rough waters sink two boatsof the close working relationship between the Canadian and U.S. Coast Guard," C
Rough waters sink two boats
Delhi News Record / Posted 14 days ago
of the close working relationship between the Canadian and U.S. Coast Guard," Carol Launderville, a spokesperson for the Department of Fisheries & Oceans, said Monday afternoon. Neither the Canadian nor U.S. Coast Guard have identified the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
MSP advocates sustainable, holistic marine protection processDr Sundari added. The event targeted relevant government agencies including De
MSP advocates sustainable, holistic marine protection process
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
Dr Sundari added. The event targeted relevant government agencies including Department of Environment (DoE) Terengganu, Department of Fisheries (DoF) Terengganu and Terengganu District Offices. This seminar and training, which first started in... Read more
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WA Today
WA angler in hot water over 4.2 metre tiger shark selfieA WA fishermen is being investigated by the Department of Fisheries after reeli
WA angler in hot water over 4.2 metre tiger shark selfie
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
A WA fishermen is being investigated by the Department of Fisheries after reeling in a 4.2 metre protected tiger shark from an Albany beach last week. Nick Shoevaart told Nine News Perth the shark was the biggest catch of his life, and that he... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
WA Mid West aquaculture trial harvest beginstrial has cost $2.14 million as a well as hundreds of hours of in-kind labour i
WA Mid West aquaculture trial harvest begins
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
trial has cost $2.14 million as a well as hundreds of hours of in-kind labour invested by Indian Ocean Fresh Australia, Department of Fisheries, Marine Fish Farmers Association and the Mid West Development Commission. The proceeds of harvest... Read more
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Perth Now
Big catch under investigationgroups have condemned the catch, saying sharks can die from the stress of being
Big catch under investigation
Perth Now / Posted 16 days ago
groups have condemned the catch, saying sharks can die from the stress of being hooked and reeled in to shore, and the WA Department of Fisheries is now investigating. But 23-year-old glazier and keen angler Nick Schoevaart, who hooked the shark... Read more
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Eye Witness News
CT cops seize abalone worth nearly R1mbust,Abalone poachers CAPE TOWN – Police have confiscated abalone worth nearly
CT cops seize abalone worth nearly R1m
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
bust,Abalone poachers CAPE TOWN – Police have confiscated abalone worth nearly R1 million in a joint operation with the Department of Fisheries. The bust occurred in Hout bay in the early hours of this morning after police received a tip-off... Read more
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CBC.ca
Scientists map biodiversity of deep oceans, find surprising varieties of lifehas been discovered in a deep underwater canyon called the Gully, about 220 kil
Scientists map biodiversity of deep oceans, find surprising varieties of life
CBC.ca / Posted 18 days ago
has been discovered in a deep underwater canyon called the Gully, about 220 kilometres off Nova Scotia. (Submitted by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans) The findings were fed into a database that he and fellow Dalhousie biologist Boris Worm... Read more
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The Northern View
VIDEO and story: Snake and lizard day for students at Lax Kxeenan active forked tongue. The presenters were Tiffany Hutchings, from Leanne’s
VIDEO and story: Snake and lizard day for students at Lax Kxeen
The Northern View / Posted 19 days ago
an active forked tongue. The presenters were Tiffany Hutchings, from Leanne’s Pet Shop, along with Sean Offutt from the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, and 12-year-old junior presenter, Gwen MacDonald. Snake Day is the initiative of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ottawa’s hiring wave to bolster federal science at seawill not be nearly enough to restore the more than 300 science positions that w
Ottawa’s hiring wave to bolster federal science at sea
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 days ago
will not be nearly enough to restore the more than 300 science positions that were cut or eliminated by attrition at the Department of Fisheries and Oceans in recent years. Yet technology has transformed the way data can be gathered and analyzed... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
DFO mulls reduced fishery in Strait of Juan de FucaCommercial and recreational fisheries along the southern Vancouver Island coast
DFO mulls reduced fishery in Strait of Juan de Fuca
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
Commercial and recreational fisheries along the southern Vancouver Island coast could be in rough seas as the Department of Fisheries and Oceans considers more restrictions on chinook salmon fishing this summer. DFO’s proposal also includes the full... Read more
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BC Local News
Rally at Chilliwack courthouse underlines right to sacred salmonFisheries Council, and co-chair of Lower Fraser Fisheries Alliance, pointed out
Rally at Chilliwack courthouse underlines right to sacred salmon
BC Local News / Posted 20 days ago
Fisheries Council, and co-chair of Lower Fraser Fisheries Alliance, pointed out that all his work was "fishery-related." "Department of Fisheries and Oceans should back off; they should drop this. If they had any sense they would drop it, but the... Read more
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