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: Canada drops funding support for Atlantic salmon

05-19-2010, 12:30 PM
News from the Atlantic Salmon Federation

As Canada’s budget declines for wild Atlantic salmon, so goes the species. Ottawa is failing not only this extraordinary species, but also its own hardworking scientists, fisheries managers and wardens, and, ultimately, the people of Canada. For more:

The Atlantic Salmon Journal was honoured at the Atlantic Journalism Awards in Halifax on May 8, receiving the Silver Award for excellence and achievement in the Atlantic Magazine Best Cover category. To read more:

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05-20-2010, 12:04 AM

What can Ottowa be thinking????

Atlantic salmon anglers are a herd of cash cows. You'd think Ottowa would want the milk.