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NWMB’s 2019 Allocation Policy for Commercial Marine Fisheries

The NWMB’s 2019 Allocation Policy for Commercial Marine Fisheries (Allocation Policy) provides a fair, open, and transparent process to determine access and allocations for Nunavut-based commercial fishers in the marine waters adjacent to Nunavut. In addition, the 2019 Allocation Policy ties continued access and allocations to the development and achievement of performance goals and targets. […]

by ahnationtalk on October 6, 202214 Views

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Removing obstacles for Indigenous fish harvest

Oct 04, 2022 The province is working to end the requirement for Indigenous people with constitutionally protected rights to fish for food, to hold a domestic fishing licence. Currently, First Nations and Métis harvesters in Alberta are required to hold a free-of-charge domestic fishing licence when exercising their right to harvest fish for food. Alberta’s government […]

by ahnationtalk on October 4, 202221 Views

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Canada’s Seafood Farmers Elect New Officers, New Members to the Board of Directors, Electing Two Indigenous Businesses to Board

October 4, 2022 OTTAWA, ON – During its annual meeting held September 28-29, 2022, the members of the Canadian Aquaculture Industry Alliance (CAIA) elected new officers, two new Executive Committee members and two new Board members. Ian Roberts, Director of Communications (Scotland, Ireland, Canada) at Mowi, will serve as the new Chair of the CAIA […]

by ahnationtalk on October 4, 202216 Views

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Listuguj Mi’gmaq Rangers to Oversee First Nation’s Fall Lobster Fishery

September 28, 2022 Listuguj Mi’gmaq Rangers to oversee First Nation’s fall lobster fishery New fisheries enforcement protocol with Canada recognizes role of Listuguj Mi’gmaq First Nation’s own enforcement agency in fisheries governance September 26, 2022, Listuguj, QC – On September 26 the Listuguj Mi’gmaq First Nation (“Listuguj”) began its fall lobster fishery. The fishery is […]

by ahnationtalk on September 29, 202228 Views

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Government of Canada will host Seal Summit for stakeholders to discuss opportunities for industry development

From: Fisheries and Oceans Canada September 23, 2022 Ottawa, Ontario – Fisheries and Oceans Canada understands the important role that a healthy ecosystem has in the sustainability of our fisheries. The Department also recognizes the impact of our oceans on the livelihoods of Canadians and the economies of rural and remote communities. That is why […]

by ahnationtalk on September 23, 202269 Views

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NFN: Commercial Fishery Seasonal Closure

September 22, 2022 2022 Commercial Fishing Season will close on October 31st Nipissing First Nation’s Chief and Council have mandated the closure of the commercial fishery for the 2022 season effective Monday, October 31, 2022 at 9:00 a.m.  The closure will remain in effect until the end of the spring 2023 moratorium. All commercial gill […]

by ahnationtalk on September 22, 202231 Views

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Life on the line – CBC

Sep. 12, 2022 Facing down governments and industry, this First Nation makes a promise: There’ll be no development in the Ring of Fire without its consent Clayton John Moonias reaches through a heavy morning fog to grab the net he set days earlier. As he lifts the line out of the water, Moonias flashes a […]

by ahnationtalk on September 12, 202241 Views

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Mi’kmaw treaty lobster fishery launches, fisheries officers seize lobster and gear – APTN

Sep 07, 2022 Fisheries officers seized crates of lobster at Saulnierville wharf, harvested by Sipekne’katik First Nation fishermen. A few days earlier, Mi’kmaw fishermen dropped their lobster traps in St. Mary’s Bay under the band’s own lobster management plan. The federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) confirmed to APTN News officers seized 82 crates containing approximately 6,000 […]

by ahnationtalk on September 8, 202258 Views

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RV Ludy Pudluk returns to Nunavut for 2nd year of fisheries research – Nunatsiaq News

Sep 2, 2022 Part of research vessel’s purpose is for communities to develop own fisheries The RV Ludy Pudluk is back in Nunavut waters for its second year of inshore fishing research. After spending last year in Sanikiluaq and Kinngait, the $2.6-million research vessel has returned to Sanikiluaq to continue investigating what food species are […]

by ahnationtalk on September 2, 202272 Views

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Government of Canada and Province of Nova Scotia help support adoption of new and improved on-board handling and holding technologies for lobster fishery

From: Fisheries and Oceans Canada September 2, 2022 Lismore, Nova Scotia – Canada’s fisheries are the backbone of many coastal communities and a driving force of the economy. The seafood sector is a rapidly shifting environment – competition is intensifying, consumers are looking for sustainability and quality. That is why the Government of Canada and […]

by ahnationtalk on September 2, 202239 Views

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