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Maple Ridge News
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on holdof the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nat
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on hold
Maple Ridge News / Posted yesterday
of the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nations groups. On Monday, Jeff Grout, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) regional resource manager of salmon, said the final in-season assessment is... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on holdof the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nat
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on hold
Surrey Leader / Posted yesterday
of the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nations groups. On Monday, Jeff Grout, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) regional resource manager of salmon, said the final in-season assessment is... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on holdof the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nat
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on hold
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted yesterday
of the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nations groups. On Monday, Jeff Grout, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) regional resource manager of salmon, said the final in-season assessment is... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on holdof the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nat
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on hold
Abbotsford News / Posted yesterday
of the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nations groups. On Monday, Jeff Grout, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) regional resource manager of salmon, said the final in-season assessment is... Read more
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BC Local News
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on holdof the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nat
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on hold
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
of the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nations groups. On Monday, Jeff Grout, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) regional resource manager of salmon, said the final in-season assessment is... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on holdof the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nat
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on hold
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted yesterday
of the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nations groups. On Monday, Jeff Grout, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) regional resource manager of salmon, said the final in-season assessment is... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on holdof the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nat
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on hold
Peace Arch News / Posted yesterday
of the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nations groups. On Monday, Jeff Grout, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) regional resource manager of salmon, said the final in-season assessment is... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on holdof the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nat
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on hold
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted yesterday
of the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nations groups. On Monday, Jeff Grout, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) regional resource manager of salmon, said the final in-season assessment is... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on holdof the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nat
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on hold
Aldergrove Star / Posted yesterday
of the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nations groups. On Monday, Jeff Grout, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) regional resource manager of salmon, said the final in-season assessment is... Read more
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Langley Times
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on holdof the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nat
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on hold
Langley Times / Posted yesterday
of the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nations groups. On Monday, Jeff Grout, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) regional resource manager of salmon, said the final in-season assessment is... Read more
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Mission City Record
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on holdof the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nat
Poor return puts Fraser River fish allocation debate on hold
Mission City Record / Posted yesterday
of the Fraser River chinook allocation from recreational fishermen to First Nations groups. On Monday, Jeff Grout, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) regional resource manager of salmon, said the final in-season assessment is... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Fishery closures suggested in federal proposals to save West Coast killer whalesCoast. The recovery plan for the Northern and Southern Resident Killer Whale p
Fishery closures suggested in federal proposals to save West Coast killer whales
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Coast. The recovery plan for the Northern and Southern Resident Killer Whale population has been set out online by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans with a 60-day public comment period. The document makes 94 recommendations to help the... Read more
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The Hindu
World View: Fishing in troubled watersbottom trawling can be carried out by both Sri Lankan nationals as well as non-
World View: Fishing in troubled waters
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
bottom trawling can be carried out by both Sri Lankan nationals as well as non-nationals who obtain a licence from the Department of Fisheries. The way forward I am now presenting this Bill for the second time, as Parliament was dissolved... Read more
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PhysOrg
Lionfish invading the Mediterranean Seaand video evidence, and recording the date of the sighting, and the location. I
Lionfish invading the Mediterranean Sea
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
and video evidence, and recording the date of the sighting, and the location. In addition, governmental officers of the Department of Fisheries and Marine Research (DFMR) of the Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment, in... Read more
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CBC.ca
'Significant gaps' in knowledge of caribou and fish in N.W.T.: auditspecies are at least eight years old. The audit calls for the territorial gove
'Significant gaps' in knowledge of caribou and fish in N.W.T.: audit
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
species are at least eight years old. The audit calls for the territorial government to work closely with the federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans to figure out exactly how the territory can collect more information on these fish. This... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Government representatives, union and industry welcome Mount Polley's return to full productionconsisted of representatives from provincial agencies, First Nations, local gov
Government representatives, union and industry welcome Mount Polley's return to full production
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
consisted of representatives from provincial agencies, First Nations, local governments, the community of Likely, and the Department of Fisheries and Oceans and Environment Canada. “After a lengthy and thorough review process, statutory... Read more
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BC Local News
Mount Polley Mine to return to full production using original tailings impoundmentFirst Nations, local governments (City of Williams Lake and Cariboo Regional Di
Mount Polley Mine to return to full production using original tailings impoundment
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
First Nations, local governments (City of Williams Lake and Cariboo Regional District), the community of Likely, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans and Environment Canada. The geotechnical review was completed by two senior geotechnical... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Mount Polley Mine to return to full production using original tailings impoundmentFirst Nations, local governments (City of Williams Lake and Cariboo Regional Di
Mount Polley Mine to return to full production using original tailings impoundment
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
First Nations, local governments (City of Williams Lake and Cariboo Regional District), the community of Likely, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans and Environment Canada. The geotechnical review was completed by two senior geotechnical... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Our Unity for an Eco-Challenge for Change – Bulatlatreclamation projects, the Cebu reclamation projects, and the Leyte Tide Embankm
Our Unity for an Eco-Challenge for Change – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 8 days ago
reclamation projects, the Cebu reclamation projects, and the Leyte Tide Embankment project; 7. Ensure the formation of the Department of Fisheries with a clear mandate on pro-people, pro-environment utilization of our fisheries; 8. Rescind the... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Environmentalists to next admin: Stop large-scale mining, uphold green policies – Bulatlatand prohibition of joint military operations in sensitive ecosystems. The form
Environmentalists to next admin: Stop large-scale mining, uphold green policies – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 8 days ago
and prohibition of joint military operations in sensitive ecosystems. The formation recommended the creation of the Department of Fisheries, implementation of logging ban, resumption of peace talks, and review of proposed legislations on... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)a mid north coast river says she was devastated no organisation helped the anim
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
a mid north coast river says she was devastated no organisation helped the animal. A team of research scientists from the Department of Fisheries has taken samples from the mutilated carcass of a Bull Shark found in the Clarence river. The NSW... Read more
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WA Today
Greens slam Fisheries for not inspecting killed shark's stomach for cluessharks as possible rather than increase understanding about this species and ho
Greens slam Fisheries for not inspecting killed shark's stomach for clues
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
sharks as possible rather than increase understanding about this species and how to manage the risk of encountering one." Department of Fisheries executive director for regional services Bruno Mezzatesta said measurements and tissue samples were... Read more
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BC Local News
New salmon regs announced for area fishersDepartment of Fisheries and Oceans have released new salmon fishing regulations
New salmon regs announced for area fishers
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
Department of Fisheries and Oceans have released new salmon fishing regulations for southern Vancouver Island, alleviating concerns of a complete ban to recreational and commercial anglers. Effective June 18 to July 15, fishers will be allowed two... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
New salmon regs announced for area fishersDepartment of Fisheries and Oceans have released new salmon fishing regulations
New salmon regs announced for area fishers
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
Department of Fisheries and Oceans have released new salmon fishing regulations for southern Vancouver Island, alleviating concerns of a complete ban to recreational and commercial anglers. Effective June 18 to July 15, fishers will be allowed two... Read more
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BC Local News
Video and story: Keeping oceans safe on the North Coasthis students to the waterfront at the Cow Bay Marina. They met with representat
Video and story: Keeping oceans safe on the North Coast
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
his students to the waterfront at the Cow Bay Marina. They met with representatives from the Port of Prince Rupert, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans and the Marine Search and Rescue. The students explored three different stations on their... Read more
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CBC.ca
Arviat plans for its 1st bowhead whale hunt in recent memoryhunt is monitored with the assistance of co-management partners including the N
Arviat plans for its 1st bowhead whale hunt in recent memory
CBC.ca / Posted 9 days ago
hunt is monitored with the assistance of co-management partners including the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, and the hunters and trappers organizations. Ishalook said Arviat is now finalizing the... Read more
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CTV News
N.S. environment minister approves use of giant turbines in Bay of FundyEnergy (FORCE) and Cape Sharp Tidal Venture. After consulting with concerned f
N.S. environment minister approves use of giant turbines in Bay of Fundy
CTV News / Posted 10 days ago
Energy (FORCE) and Cape Sharp Tidal Venture. After consulting with concerned fishermen and her counterparts at the federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Miller said she is satisfied enough with the plan to test the waters of tidal power... Read more
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BC Local News
Silver spray proposes dock in Moonlight BayLand Tenure. The dock will also be used by the Centre for Whale Research and p
Silver spray proposes dock in Moonlight Bay
BC Local News / Posted 10 days ago
Land Tenure. The dock will also be used by the Centre for Whale Research and possibly by the Marine Mammal branch of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans to maintain hydrophones and underwater monitoring equipment attached to the Sooke Point... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Silver spray proposes dock in Sooke harbourLand Tenure. The dock will also be used by the Centre for Whale Research and p
Silver spray proposes dock in Sooke harbour
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
Land Tenure. The dock will also be used by the Centre for Whale Research and possibly by the Marine Mammal branch of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans to maintain hydrophones and underwater monitoring equipment attached to the Sooke Point... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Summer science for local studentsthey will be grown up and they will be the stewards of the environment and maki
Summer science for local students
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 12 days ago
they will be grown up and they will be the stewards of the environment and making the decisions,” said Tim Bader from the Department of Fisheries. And these students will be ready. “It is fun and a very sciencey group,” said Madi from Madison... Read more
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The Alpena News
Sea lamprey control planned for Lake Huron tributarypesticides. The program is contracted through the Great Lakes Fishery Commissi
Sea lamprey control planned for Lake Huron tributary
The Alpena News / Posted 13 days ago
pesticides. The program is contracted through the Great Lakes Fishery Commission to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada. The commission initiated chemical control of sea lampreys in 1958. Since that time... Read more
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Orange County Register
With shark attacks at an all-time high, humans become the huntergets bitten in half, it sort of cuts down on the enthusiasm,” he said. In the
With shark attacks at an all-time high, humans become the hunter
Orange County Register / Posted 13 days ago
gets bitten in half, it sort of cuts down on the enthusiasm,” he said. In the wake of the two recent attacks, Australia’s Department of Fisheries patrolled waters and set up shark capture gear. After the first attack, which occurred near where a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fisheries Dept Head of Monitoring, Surveillance Case Adjournedbe required by the prosecution to confirm information they received that the ac
Fisheries Dept Head of Monitoring, Surveillance Case Adjourned
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
be required by the prosecution to confirm information they received that the accused person has been reinstated at the Department of Fisheries. Mbye is said to have failed to verify a bill he presented to the Office of the President, amounting... Read more
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The Northern View
Keeping oceans safe on the North Coasthis students to the waterfront at the Cow Bay Marina. They met with representat
Keeping oceans safe on the North Coast
The Northern View / Posted 13 days ago
his students to the waterfront at the Cow Bay Marina. They met with representatives from the Port of Prince Rupert, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans and the Marine Search and Rescue. The students explored three different stations on their... Read more
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BC Local News
Entangled humpback rescued near Uclueletnear Ucluelet on Sunday. The whale was ensnared in what’s believed to be crab
Entangled humpback rescued near Ucluelet
BC Local News / Posted 14 days ago
near Ucluelet on Sunday. The whale was ensnared in what’s believed to be crab gear and dragging three buoys, according to Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) marine mammal coordinator Paul Cottrell. “It’s a young animal and it was... Read more
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CTV News
Nfld. seal pup recovering after intervention that may have caused abandonmentbeing orphaned by a well-meaning citizen in Newfoundland and Labrador who thoug
Nfld. seal pup recovering after intervention that may have caused abandonment
CTV News / Posted 17 days ago
being orphaned by a well-meaning citizen in Newfoundland and Labrador who thought it had been abandoned by its mother. The Department of Fisheries and Oceans received several concerned phone calls last week about someone who 'rescued' a seal pup... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Fading call: State works to bring back whip-poor-willsdone, wildlife experts are seeing positive results. Although managing game ani
Fading call: State works to bring back whip-poor-wills
WWLP Springfield / Posted 17 days ago
done, wildlife experts are seeing positive results. Although managing game animal populations is a major role of the state Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Marion Larson, chief of information and education, said the state department has a... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Finding Your Way Through Genesbetween a gene and any traits it might influence. FISHING FOR GENES Dr. Beiko
Finding Your Way Through Genes
Asian Correspondent / Posted 17 days ago
between a gene and any traits it might influence. FISHING FOR GENES Dr. Beiko is collaborating with scientists at the Department of Fisheries and Oceans to try to understand the North Atlantic salmon; specifically, how many distinct... Read more
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Daily Mail
Is there a monster killer shark on the loose off Perth?drum line hooks in 2013 and 2014 A 4.2 metre great white shark was trapped and
Is there a monster killer shark on the loose off Perth?
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
drum line hooks in 2013 and 2014 A 4.2 metre great white shark was trapped and killed on June 4 by Western Australia's Department of Fisheries (pictured) The City of Wannerroo has reopened the beaches near Mindarie (pictured) to the public... Read more
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WA Today
Mystery sea creature snapped Fisheries drum line hook off MindarieThe Department of Fisheries has confirmed that one of its drum line hooks, desi
Mystery sea creature snapped Fisheries drum line hook off Mindarie
WA Today / Posted 20 days ago
The Department of Fisheries has confirmed that one of its drum line hooks, designed to catch massive sharks, was snapped in two off Mindarie just a day after diver Doreen Collyer was killed by a huge shark in the same area. The news has led to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Shark spotted as search for killer continuesat a popular surf break about 50 kilometres from the site of a fatal shark atta
Shark spotted as search for killer continues
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 days ago
at a popular surf break about 50 kilometres from the site of a fatal shark attack in Western Australia's south-west. The Department of Fisheries says the shark was sighted at Huzza's surf break in Gracetown on Monday, one day after Kyle James... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Seal pup recovering after well-meaning man may have caused abandonmentwell-meaning citizen in Newfoundland and Labrador who thought it had been aband
Seal pup recovering after well-meaning man may have caused abandonment
Calgary Sun / Posted 20 days ago
well-meaning citizen in Newfoundland and Labrador who thought it had been abandoned by its mother. A spokesperson for the Department of Fisheries and Oceans said a man found the seal alone on the beach in the community of St. Vincent's and brought... Read more
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BC Local News
Wild Salmon Caravan rallies against DFO charges at Chilliwack Law Courtsby controversial fishing charges against Chief Robert Gladstone of the Shxwha:y
Wild Salmon Caravan rallies against DFO charges at Chilliwack Law Courts
BC Local News / Posted 20 days ago
by controversial fishing charges against Chief Robert Gladstone of the Shxwha:y Village. The incident that led to the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) laying the charge for taking one fish out of the river took place in March 2015.... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study finds native Olympia oysters more resilient to ocean acidificationfound it does not provide any physiological advantage to the larvae," said Matt
Study finds native Olympia oysters more resilient to ocean acidification
PhysOrg / Posted 20 days ago
found it does not provide any physiological advantage to the larvae," said Matthew Gray, a former doctoral student in OSU's Department of Fisheries and Wildlife and now a post-doctoral researcher at the University of Maine. "They did just as well... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canada yet to ratify first global treaty to combat illegal fishingtreaty. “It may be perceived by other states that, ‘Well, you were a big suppo
Canada yet to ratify first global treaty to combat illegal fishing
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 days ago
treaty. “It may be perceived by other states that, ‘Well, you were a big supporter, so why not?’” Prof. McDorman said. Department of Fisheries and Oceans spokeswoman Carole Saindon said Canada is “well-recognized as a strong advocate” for the... Read more
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BC Local News
How to win a salmon derby...That’s when the yelling starts.” Part of that conflict should be mitigated by
How to win a salmon derby...
BC Local News / Posted 21 days ago
That’s when the yelling starts.” Part of that conflict should be mitigated by the fact that officials, including the Department of Fisheries and Oceans and RCMP, will be out there watching, Daniels says. Whenever there’s a high concentration... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
How to win a salmon derby...That’s when the yelling starts.” Part of that conflict should be mitigated by
How to win a salmon derby...
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
That’s when the yelling starts.” Part of that conflict should be mitigated by the fact that officials, including the Department of Fisheries and Oceans and RCMP, will be out there watching, Daniels says. Whenever there’s a high concentration... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Perth beaches to reopen following fatal shark attacksFriday night. The City of Wanneroo said beaches from Claytons Beach to Quinns
Perth beaches to reopen following fatal shark attacks
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 21 days ago
Friday night. The City of Wanneroo said beaches from Claytons Beach to Quinns Beach would be reopened this morning. The Department of Fisheries has warned water users to take additional care, advising against surfing or diving where large... Read more
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Daily News
Sri Lanka Navy arrests six more Indian fishermenarrested fishermen are presently in police custody in Kankasanthurai. They are
Sri Lanka Navy arrests six more Indian fishermen
Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
arrested fishermen are presently in police custody in Kankasanthurai. They are being interrogated by officials of the Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in Jaffna, reports the Colombo Page web site. On December 17, the navy had... Read more
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