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Old 10-21-2017, 01:03 PM
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Post Scientists Call For New Fisheries Act

"Canada has a once-in-a-generation opportunity to set things right — to undo the damage done by the previous government while positioning Canada as a world leader in fisheries management by placing science and evidence front and centre.

When the Liberal government was elected in 2015, Prime Minister Trudeau issued a mandate letter to the new Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, which included a directive to base aquatic management decisions on science, facts, and evidence. As fisheries scientists, we applaud this, but promises alone cannot ensure a sustainable future for Canada’s fisheries. To do that, we need to improve the Fisheries Act — the law governing fish and their habitat in this country."


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Old 10-21-2017, 10:54 PM
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I wrote my Master's thesis on a comparative study of fisheries policy and legislation in Canada and the US. Our neighbour's to the south do a much better job.
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Old 10-21-2017, 11:08 PM
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Would love to read it. What's the citation and institute?
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Old 10-21-2017, 11:33 PM
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Originally Posted by Spooner View Post
Would love to read it. What's the citation and institute?
X2 if it's available
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