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Fisheries Minister Bernadette Jordan launches engagement phase of Fed's Blue Economy Strategy

"Fisheries Minister Bernadette Jordan on Monday launched the 'engagement phase' of the federal government’s Blue Economy Strategy, a sweeping, full-government blueprint for developing this country’s use of its ocean resources.


The “blue economy,” according to the World Bank, is the sustainable use of ocean resources for economic growth, improved livelihoods and jobs, and ocean ecosystem health."


Article by: Steve McKinley, Halifax Bureau | Toronto Star | Feb.8, 2021

Link to the full article here.

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To quote a tweet from Minister Jordan this week: "A #BlueEconomy is not about industrializing the ocean. Its one driven by sustainability. Because healthy oceans have so much more to give. "


So, we want to know - does the Blue Economy include industrial feedlot net-pens!?


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