Tag: freshwater fisheries

FAO: Freshwater & Ocean Fisheries Need a New Vision for Sustainability

This week, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), stated that fisheries are facing an important crossroad and that the world...

Fisheries Act Updates to Restore Lost Protections & Modernize Safeguards

Yesterday, Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard announced amendments to the Fisheries Act that aim to restore lost protections and incorporate...

Mercury 40 Times Limit in Walleye

An investigation conducted by the Toronto Star has concluded that the walleye in Clay Lake that feeds residents of Grassy Narrows First Nation near...

High Temperatures Lead to Angling Closures in Victoria, B.C.

Victoria, B.C. has temporarily shut down fishing on Nicola River, Coldwater River and Spius Creek, to help protect steelhead and other trout species from...

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