I have emailed the federal minister of fisheries requesting information on the food fishery this year no response. I sent a message to Seamus O'Reagon, asking if he could speak to the federal…Continue
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Hon. Gerry Byrne
Minister of Fisheries and Land Resources
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The Association of Seafood Producers is calling for an end of the food fishery in light of declining cod stocks.
The ASP made the recommendation as part of its proposal to DFO’s management plan.
Despite the moratorium, the latest science shows that cod stocks have failed to recover from levels they were when the moratorium was imposed over 20 years ago.
Executive Director of the Seafood Producers, Derek Butler says others are on the same page. He says very little is…Continue
In an effort to get more young people out hunting, Newfoundland and Labrador is lowering the minimum age for both small and big game licences.
The new age limits were announced Friday along with other changes to the Wildlife Act and regulations, including efforts to help those with disabilities have better access to hunting and angling.
The minimum age to shoot small game, coyotes and other furbearing animals has been lowered from 16 to 12, and the minimum age to shoot big game…Continue