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: Keep the Atlantic Salmon Coming

02-04-2011, 10:03 AM
News from the Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF)
Silver Donald Cameron did a great job of pulling together the reasons for keeping salmon farms out of the ocean in general, and far from Nova Scotia wild salmon in particular.
Salmon barriers can play a positive role in safeguarding our wild Atlantic salmon runs. The NB Wildlife Fed'n explains why they are needed in New Brunswick. Interesting ideas for other places.
In Canada, Auditors General have drawn attention regularly to poor forest and water planning, impacting salmon and other fish. Don Ivany, ASF Director of Programs in NL, gives a perspective on the latest report in Newfoundland.