Type: Posts; User: Foxsea
Has Canada provided fish farms with an unfair trade advantage?
The three leading political parties in British Columbia have made statements about salmon feedlots in preparation for the upcoming election.
They all recognize there is a serious problem with...
Signed. What the hell are they thinking? Pickup the phone and let them know that this is not okay!
Today Rob Flemming, Environment Critic, said the NDP will look at banning open net fish farms along key salmon migration routes!( CBC Radio 7:30, 10:00). The BC Green Party has said "we will work...
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Congrat's. Nice fish ... and welcome to the forum.
Alexandra Morton calls the freeze "groundbreaking."...
A great blog by D.C. Reid:
"Alexandra Morton has come up with a very damning movie on wild salmon dying of fish farm diseases at: salmonconfidential.ca. It is going viral. Google: salmon...
The impact of salmon farming on wild salmon and trout is a hotly debated issue in all countries where salmon farms and wild salmon coexist. Studies have clearly shown that escaped farm salmon breed...
ClayoquotKid = Jedi Master of Specious Arguments
for example: "The farms bear the costs of escapes because it is their fish they are losing." ROTFLMFAO
Are you for real???
Re: DFO budget
Less $ to DFO Ottawa bureaucrats
More $ to the regions and locally
More $ to the PSF
Mary Ellen Walling likes it.
Voted yesterday - great pic. Checked in again today. Looks like you're 'way in the lead!
We had a good thread on reflectors last year:
Thanks for this. It should be clear to any independent observer that the externalizing of the social, environmental and economic costs identified above are the subsidies that salmon net-pen feedlots...
[QUOTE=poet1971;282300]Fair enough. I forgot the "no pics it didn't happen" rule. How do these babies look?
Those babies look VERY nice, poet! Good job.
Seadna has given some great advice.
I would only add that a power vessel not making way in the fog should be signaling two prolonged blasts every two minutes with a one second interval between...
I thought this was a very interesting statement and certainly it's supportive of a moratorium:
Ann Salomon, marine ecologist and assistant professor of applied ecology at Simon Fraser University,...
We'll hope it was just kids. Thanks for taking care of it, Dave.
Mair lays the blame for obfuscation and otherwise distorting fish facts squarely at the feet of the media. DFO and the feedlots get away with fish murder because many journalists let them. Good...
I hope the 'Namgis can make the closed system an overall success. I, and many others on both coasts, have been saying that most of the environmental issues that stem from open net-pen fish farming...
Today, fish entered the 'Namgis First Nation’s
Atlantic Salmon Farm - the first land-based, closed containment
Atlantic salmon farm in Canada, and one of the first in the world
that will raise...
Definitely contact your local M.L.A. and bring up your concerns. Election time is a great time to take action, as Hourston and ziggy suggest. WE want wild salmon and our enormous B.C. wild salmon...
It's a bureaucratic muddle under provincial jurisdiction. The water is "owned" by a licence holder - Catalyst Paper. This article explains some of it:...
The decision IS applicable if we consider even a small part of the range of harm that fish farming presents to Pacific wild salmon and the ocean environment:
-ocean bio-mass is diverted from the...