VIDEO: How the Min. of Fisheries tried to protect salmon but we lost a generation of Fraser sockeye
By Alexandra Morton. This is the story of what happened when the Minister of Fisheries told DFO to make fish farm sea lice regulations stronger and they got weaker.
This is a video version of a recent in-depth report Alexandra wrote documenting how when the Minister of Fisheries finally became aware of the scope of the impact of salmon farms, his effort to respond was subverted by senior DFO management.
To quote our friend Chief Bob Chamberlin, "BC wild salmon are on an extinction spiral. Amongst all the impacts to their very existence ..... transitioning #fishfarms to land based closed containment is 1 within reach to change now. Please watch and share this video supporting Minister Jordan in accomplishing the transition."
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