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Economy, Environment, Society

Report calls on Canada to reduce ‘collateral damage’ from fisheries

A Canadian NGO is calling on the federal government to take steps to reduce “collateral damage” in Canada’s commercial fisheries and protect vulnerable marine species from being harvested unintentionally and wastefully. A report by Oceana Canada says the unintentional harvesting» 

Economy, Environment

Canada’s fish stocks severely depleted: Oceana report

Less than a quarter of Canada’s fish stocks are considered healthy and the status of almost half is unknown, according to a new report released today. The report by Oceana Canada, a charity dedicated to protection of the country’s three»