Tag Archive: DFO

May 30 2012

Thanks to everyone supporting Lumby's Alexandra Morton event.

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Although this note is long overdue, I would like to sincerely thank Mayor Acton and Councillors Hodge and Fisher for attending Alexandra Morton’s presentation and thank you Alex and Anissa for your great presentation. For those who couldn’t attend, here’s a short primer: Alexandra Morton went into BC supermarkets and purchased diseased salmon that were …

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May 15 2012

Wanted Alive! #BuyAFishTest_BeAHero $200 buys one #SalmonVirusFishTest – protect #WildSalmon http://www.gofundme.com/SalmonDiseaseTestingFund

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$200 buys one high quality lab test. If you believe that Wild Salmon are Canada’s national treasure – we are counting on you to contribute. Thanks very much http://www.gofundme.com/SalmonDiseaseTestingFund

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Apr 27 2012

Please join Alexandra Morton as she kicks off her Shuswap speaking tour in Lumby – everyone welcome!

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Marine biologist Dr. Alexandra Morton is on a speaking tour of the Shuswap from May 9 to May 12 with engagements in Lumby, Enderby, Salmon Arm and the North Shuswap.

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Feb 27 2012

FISHY Leaks #DFO – only 2 days left to comment

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Salmonguy’s got the goods on DFO and time is running out for comment on the quietly released discussion paper. http://www.salmonguy.org/?p=490 DFO website here: http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/fm-gp/future-avenir/index-eng.htm Download the report here: http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/fm-gp/future-avenir/doc/future-avenir-eng.pdf The deadline to submit feedback is February 29, 2012. Fisheries and Oceans Canada would like your feedback on our Approach to Fisheries Modernization in order to …

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Dec 21 2011

Canada's Fish Farm Virus – links to some great writing

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we have some wild fish loyal bloggers – right here in BC – so check out their posts – another black eye for Canadian Credibility!

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Dec 17 2011

Contemptible – lies, deception, publicity campaigns to distribute false information

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one might suspect that DFO facilitated fish farms operations to hasten the extinction of the wild salmon fishery

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Oct 21 2011

Looking for Atlantic Salmon ISA virus? What about GE fish genes and eggs in West Vancouver?

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Corrected, Revised and Updated. There’s a couple of news articles on the ISA fish virus: on the Internet (links at the bottom of this post)  It’s alleged that the IAS virus might be coming from fish farm eggs… well if that is the case – could it also be in the GE salmon eggs in …

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Oct 09 2011

UPDATE – Alexandra Morton on yellow salmon – DFO on IHN Virus

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UPDATE: Here is an informed scientific opinion from Stewart Johnson DFO who graciously made time to phone and e-mail me about the IHN Virus testing. He did that to help me understand why the Middle Shuswap salmon were suffering from Pre-spawn mortality and to help me understand how the two might be related. Mr. Johnson …

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Jul 08 2011

Salmon Guy roasting DFO – in Lumby

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If you haven’t been to the Salmon Guy’s website you ought to take a tour.

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Jun 14 2011

WWF supports a dangerous farming industry

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Information on the number of fish on farms, fish diseases and drug use are largely hidden from public view. AS far as I can see from all the work undertaken by the WWF to create a standard for farmed and GE fish is to provide the appearance of a safe and sustainable fishery.  All the …

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