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BC Local News
Firefighters called to boat fire near Cultus Lake shorelinefire began at about the same time people were gathering to watch the eclipse of
BC Local News / Posted 5 hours ago
fire began at about the same time people were gathering to watch the eclipse of the sun, at Sunnyside Campground. The Department of Fisheries and Oceans has been called out and a boom is being set up to contain fluids from the boat. Watch... Read more
6h
The Chilliwack Progress
Firefighters called to boat fire near Cultus Lake shorelinefire began at about the same time people were gathering to watch the eclipse of
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 6 hours ago
fire began at about the same time people were gathering to watch the eclipse of the sun, at Sunnyside Campground. The Department of Fisheries and Oceans has been called out and a boom is being set up to contain fluids from the boat. Watch... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Researchers finding ample elk habitat in areas near Duluthspecies. They eat a lot of different stuff," said James Forester, the assistant
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
species. They eat a lot of different stuff," said James Forester, the assistant professor in the University of Minnesota's department of Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology who is overseeing the elk habitat study. There hasn't been a wild... Read more
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BC Local News
Lagoon preservation promotedthe sediment is estimated at $62,000, plus $5,000 for capture and holding of th
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
the sediment is estimated at $62,000, plus $5,000 for capture and holding of the turtles and $10,000 for approvals from the Department of Fisheries and Oceans and Ministry of Environment. Or if the lake levels drop enough to dry out the lagoon,... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Lagoon preservation promotedthe sediment is estimated at $62,000, plus $5,000 for capture and holding of th
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 5 days ago
the sediment is estimated at $62,000, plus $5,000 for capture and holding of the turtles and $10,000 for approvals from the Department of Fisheries and Oceans and Ministry of Environment. Or if the lake levels drop enough to dry out the lagoon,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
100 years ago - Public Market sells out, Peckville missionary returning homeChristian and Missionary Alliance to be held in Scranton from Aug. 31 to Sept.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Christian and Missionary Alliance to be held in Scranton from Aug. 31 to Sept. 9. Get those fishing poles ready The state Department of Fisheries announced it would be stocking Moosic Lake on Aug. 30. Workers will be filling the lake with... Read more
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CTV News
Whale-watching tour boat collides with humpback, 2 people injuredalso suffered a minor ankle injury, according to the company’s operations manag
CTV News / Posted 12 days ago
also suffered a minor ankle injury, according to the company’s operations manager. The Transportation Safety Board and the Department of Fisheries and Oceans both confirmed to CTV Vancouver Island that they were aware of the incident. The DFO said... Read more
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The Tyee
Alexandra Morton Launches Second Seaborne Offensive Against Salmon FarmsFirst Nation concerns about the impact of salmon farms and draw attention to wh
The Tyee / Posted 13 days ago
First Nation concerns about the impact of salmon farms and draw attention to what she sees as the conflicted role of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans. Morton is suing the department, claiming it is breaking the law by not testing farmed... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Bangladesh to register Geographical Indication of HilshaSanwar Hossain told bdnews24.com on Monday. He said the certificate on Hilsha'
Bdnews24.com / Posted 14 days ago
Sanwar Hossain told bdnews24.com on Monday. He said the certificate on Hilsha's GI registration will soon be handed to the Department of Fisheries, which applied for the registration last year. According to the World Intellectual Property... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Letter to the Editor: We all have the same aim – more bass in the sea « Jersey Evening Postemotive and controversial issue of fishing for sea bass and the draconian measu
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 14 days ago
emotive and controversial issue of fishing for sea bass and the draconian measures introduced by the minister and Jersey’s department of fisheries for 2017, continue to cause confusion and anger among both recreational and commercial fishermen. It... Read more
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BC Local News
Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation welcomes Justin Trudeau back to TofinoTrudeau from their territory in September 2016 over a significant fisheries dis
BC Local News / Posted 15 days ago
Trudeau from their territory in September 2016 over a significant fisheries dispute between the Nuu-chah-nulth and the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Tla-o-qui-aht Chief Councillor Elmer Frank wrote a letter to the PM's office to... Read more
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BC Local News
Kitsumkalum frustrated by disrespect over fishing conflictidea is false. Chinook numbers do appear to be low in the Skeena this year, an
BC Local News / Posted 17 days ago
idea is false. Chinook numbers do appear to be low in the Skeena this year, and that's why fishing has been limited, but Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) director Colin Masson said chinook populations are not a serious concern. "We know... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Kitsumkalum frustrated by disrespect over fishing conflictidea is false. Chinook numbers do appear to be low in the Skeena this year, an
Terrace Standard / Posted 18 days ago
idea is false. Chinook numbers do appear to be low in the Skeena this year, and that’s why fishing has been limited, but Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) director Colin Masson said chinook populations are not a serious concern. “We know... Read more
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BC Local News
RCMP seize 17 pounds of marijuana at vehicle stop near Terrace, B.C.RCMP Crime Reduction Unit set up a vehicle stop in coordination with the North
BC Local News / Posted 18 days ago
RCMP Crime Reduction Unit set up a vehicle stop in coordination with the North Pacific RCMP Traffic Services and the Department of Fisheries and Oceans. With the assistance of the RCMP Service Dog, they located 17 lbs of marijuana. A... Read more
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Terrace Standard
RCMP seize 17 pounds of marijuana at vehicle stop near Terrace, B.C.RCMP Crime Reduction Unit set up a vehicle stop in coordination with the North
Terrace Standard / Posted 18 days ago
RCMP Crime Reduction Unit set up a vehicle stop in coordination with the North Pacific RCMP Traffic Services and the Department of Fisheries and Oceans. With the assistance of the RCMP Service Dog, they located 17 lbs of marijuana. A... Read more
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Boston Globe
Taunton teen angler reels in state-record bowfinthe Taunton River last month. Tauri Adamczyk, 16, caught the record-setting bo
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
the Taunton River last month. Tauri Adamczyk, 16, caught the record-setting bowfin July 23, and had it certified by the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife in Westborough as the first of its kind in the state. Adamczyk’s catch was officially... Read more
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BC Local News
‘This population can’t sustain another hit’die-off not seen since the docile, curious creatures were hunted for their oily
BC Local News / Posted 18 days ago
die-off not seen since the docile, curious creatures were hunted for their oily blubber in the 1800s. The federal Department of Fisheries said the "unprecedented number of right whale deaths is very concerning." It's estimated there are... Read more
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CTV News
'Catastrophic': Tenth dead right whale found in the Gulf of St. LawrenceNorth Atlantic right whale has been found dead in the Gulf of St. Lawrence -- t
CTV News / Posted 19 days ago
North Atlantic right whale has been found dead in the Gulf of St. Lawrence -- the tenth since June 7. The federal Department of Fisheries said on Twitter that the "unprecedented number of right whale deaths is very concerning." The most... Read more
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19d
BC Local News
Solid teamwork behind unfortunate conflict about Skeena River fishingband was hoping to catch 200 chinook to supply their nation with food and cerem
BC Local News / Posted 19 days ago
band was hoping to catch 200 chinook to supply their nation with food and ceremonial salmon. They talked to the federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) and to the Sport Fishing Advisory about their hopes, and came to an agreement. "In... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Solid teamwork behind unfortunate conflict about Skeena River fishingband was hoping to catch 200 chinook to supply their nation with food and cerem
Terrace Standard / Posted 19 days ago
band was hoping to catch 200 chinook to supply their nation with food and ceremonial salmon. They talked to the federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) and to the Sport Fishing Advisory about their hopes, and came to an agreement. “In... Read more
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20d
BC Local News
RCMP respond to incident on Skeena Riverequipment in the river," said Const. Evelyn, adding that police responded as pe
BC Local News / Posted 20 days ago
equipment in the river," said Const. Evelyn, adding that police responded as peacekeepers with officials from the federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO). "We went just to stand by as peacekeepers and make sure that nothing did get out... Read more
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Terrace Standard
RCMP respond to incident on Skeena Riverequipment in the river,” said Const. Evelyn, adding that police responded as pe
Terrace Standard / Posted 20 days ago
equipment in the river,” said Const. Evelyn, adding that police responded as peacekeepers with officials from the federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO). “We went just to stand by as peacekeepers and make sure that nothing did get out... Read more
20d
express
What is killing these whales? 'Catastrophe' as nine rotting whale carcasses foundthat show the deaths are related to human activities. “Necropsies that have be
express / Posted 20 days ago
that show the deaths are related to human activities. “Necropsies that have been undertaken by primary responders and Department of Fisheries and Oceans from some of the dead whales do show evidence of blunt trauma, which would be ship... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Bowser residents opposing proposed discharge site for sewageRussell. RDN chair Veenhof said he has always been a strong supporter of the s
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 20 days ago
Russell. RDN chair Veenhof said he has always been a strong supporter of the shellfish industry as he is a member of the Department of Fisheries and Ocean’s shellfish advisory committee and has advocated for supportive regulation change with the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Deaths of North Atlantic right whales puzzle Canadian scientiststheir zooplankton food source is scarcer in other habitats such as the Gulf of
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
their zooplankton food source is scarcer in other habitats such as the Gulf of Maine and the Bay of Fundy. Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans closed some snow crab fisheries early in response to the deaths, and has asked ships in... Read more
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21d
BBC News
Ninth right whale carcass found in Canada gulfthe conservation of marine mammals, said on Monday that the recently discovered
BBC News / Posted 21 days ago
the conservation of marine mammals, said on Monday that the recently discovered carcasses are in poor condition. Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) confirmed that at least one is a new specimen and was able to collect valuable... Read more
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Canberra Times
WA shark barrier at fatal attack site in doubt over funding shortfallthere in the first place," he said. A spokeswoman for the fisheries minister r
Canberra Times / Posted 21 days ago
there in the first place," he said. A spokeswoman for the fisheries minister referred requests for comment to the Department of Fisheries. A fisheries departmental spokesman said the minister announced a "once-off $200,000 grant to the... Read more
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The Age
WA shark barrier at fatal attack site in doubt over funding shortfallthere in the first place," he said. A spokeswoman for the fisheries minister r
The Age / Posted 22 days ago
there in the first place," he said. A spokeswoman for the fisheries minister referred requests for comment to the Department of Fisheries. A fisheries departmental spokesman said the minister announced a "once-off $200,000 grant to the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
WA shark barrier at fatal attack site in doubt over funding shortfallthere in the first place," he said. A spokeswoman for the fisheries minister r
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 days ago
there in the first place," he said. A spokeswoman for the fisheries minister referred requests for comment to the Department of Fisheries. A fisheries departmental spokesman said the minister announced a "once-off $200,000 grant to the... Read more
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WA Today
WA shark barrier at fatal attack site in doubt over funding shortfallthere in the first place," he said. A spokeswoman for the fisheries minister r
WA Today / Posted 22 days ago
there in the first place," he said. A spokeswoman for the fisheries minister referred requests for comment to the Department of Fisheries. A fisheries departmental spokesman said the minister announced a "once-off $200,000 grant to the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
KXXV Waco / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
SOOKE HISTORY: Fishing always a big part of local heritagecommercial fishboats that ruled the waves. Meanwhile fishers experienced ever-
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
commercial fishboats that ruled the waves. Meanwhile fishers experienced ever-lessening salmon stocks and ever-increasing Department of Fisheries and Oceans restrictions. While local folk had always gone out fishing to stock their larders, by the... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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WALB Albany
Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transitships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-ma
WALB Albany / Posted 22 days ago
ships has slowly been melting away in one of the most visible effects of man-made global warming. Records kept by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans show that the previous earliest passage of the season happened in 2008, when the Canadian... Read more
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