the Discourse, Local Journalism Initiative ReporterContinue reading Opposed to fish farming in the Discovery Islands
The Heiltsuk First Nation from Bella Bella is calling on Fisheries and Oceans Canada to order open-net salmon farms to close and to shut down commercial and recreational salmon fishing next year, only opening fisheries after “conservation and food, social, and ceremonial needs can be met.”Continue reading Heiltsuk First Nation calling on DFO to close fisheries and salmon farms
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The Klahoose First Nation is challenged by low salmon numbers resulting in a lack of traditional food, social and cultural resources.Continue reading Klahoose & Tla’amin Nations Challenged by low salmon numbers
An emaciated grizzly was found dead yesterday on the B.C. Central Coast yesterday, sparking concern over the rest of the bear population and its food supply.Continue reading Emaciated grizzly sparks concern about low salmon count
Drought conditions are continuing to put salmon and fish habitat at risk in streams and rivers on Vancouver Island.Continue reading Drought conditions put fish habitat at risk