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    Salmon Farmers' ads more full of crap than seafloor beneath their pens

    Salmon Farmers’ ads more full of crap than seabed beneath their pens

    The salmon farming industry's latest ad, in the Globe and Mail, is full of tall tales, covering up its waste and environmental problems, while grossly exaggerating job claims - says DC Reid.


    Harper govt's new salmon farm regs would open floodgates for waste dumping

    Harper’s new fish farm laws would open floodgates to waste dumping

    DC Reid tells Stephen Harper that British Columbians won't tolerate the further gutting of salmon farm regulations, enabling the aquaculture industry to dump its waste into our oceans.



    First Nations show Nancy Greene Raine, Harper govt positive alternative to open net fish farms

    First Nations show Nancy Greene, Harper govt positive alternative to open net fish farms

    Rather than calling to expand open net pen salmon farms, Senator Nancy Greene Raine should look to healthier alternatives, like a new on-land, closed-containment operation, says DC Reid.


    Nancy Greene Raine - Fish Farms - What About Wild BC Salmon

    Nancy Greene Raine: Fish Farms? What About Wild BC Salmon?

    DC Reid gives Canadian Olympic hero and Senator Nancy Greene Raine an education on the damaging impacts of fish farms on BC's wild salmon, after she argued for tripling the industry.



    Fisheries Minister's weak response to salmon inquiry petition

    Fisheries Minister’s weak response to Cohen Commission petition

    One year after the Cohen report, DFO is doing nothing concrete to protect BC's wild salmon.


    Fish farm sewage-DFO expansions cost you money

    Fish farm sewage: DFO expansions cost you money

    DC Reid suggests waste from salmon farms cost BC's environment and public $1 billion a year, despite the paltry economic benefits the industry yields.



    Banner Salmon Year 2014

    Missing fish farms offer clue to anticipated 70 million sockeye return

    DFO is predicting up to 70 million sockeye salmon will return to BC rivers this summer. DC Reid explores the possible reasons behind this unexpected bumper crop.


    Salmon farms get tax dollars for diseased, dead fish, provide few jobs

    Salmon farms get tax dollars for dead fish, provide few jobs

    Salmon farms in Canada are receiving tax dollars for fish that die from disease, while providing far fewer jobs than the public is made to believe.



    Fisheries minister responds to salmon farm concerns…sort of-2

    Fisheries minister responds to salmon farm concerns…sort of

    DC Reid responds to Fisheries Minister Gail Shea's recent form letter addressing concerns over the Harper Government's lack of action to protect wild salmon from open-net pen aquaculture.


    Canadian taxpayers bail out Norwegian fish farms for diseased fish

    Canadian taxpayers bail out Norwegian fish farms for diseased fish

    The only thing keeping profits afloat for a number of Norwegian salmon farms in Canada is the hundreds of millions of dollars they net from taxpayers when their fish die of disease.