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Canadians are invited to share their views on program and policy options for a revised Fisheries Act.
Have your say until August 28, 2017.
In 2012 the Conservative government signed an Omnibus Budget Bill that significantly reduced fish habitat protection and environmental law assessments in order to advance their pipeline dreams.Finn Donnelly, NDP DFO critic is now calling out the liberal government for their failure to “review these changes, restore lost protections and incorporate more ... Read More
Turning to drones for capturing stunning imagery and cinematography has become a hobby for some, a popular profession for others, and at times has morphed into a controversial issue - drones and wildlife do not always get along . However, over the ... Read More
A new federal audit report warns another fish species collapse could happen again under the watch of Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans. "From my perspective, we are still at risk of having another stock potentially go into collapse, ... Read More
The report is dated July 17, 1973, and stamped by the Department of the Environment. Scientists had undertaken a study of fish in the Skeena estuary due to proposals to build a super port in the Prince Rupert area. The federal government wanted to ... Read More