The appointment of South Shore-St. Margaret’s Member of
Parliament Bernadette Jordan as the new federal Minister of Fisheries and
Oceans and the Canadian Coast...
Despite the federal government softening some of its North
Atlantic right whale protection measures earlier in 2019, fishermen in this
region still have good...
Industry advances were on display at the Ropeless Consortium
meeting at the University of Southern Maine in Portland last fall.
With the exception of a slight increase of 42 metric tonnes
for yellowtail flounder, it’s status quo for groundfish quotas on Georges Bank
Overall projected changes in offshore lobster habitat for
the region, as a whole, appear to be positive.
However, changes in...
After the Deepwater Horizon disaster, I dedicated
five years of my life to fighting against the development of Old Harry, a
hydrocarbon reserve midway...
If you happen to be on the West Head wharf on Cape Sable
Island this December, don’t be surprised if you see Santa...
The countdown is on to the opening of the southwestern Nova
Scotia lobster fishery on November 25, weather permitting of course.
The countdown is now on.
Hundreds of fishermen in this region are now anxiously
ticking off the days on the...
Students’ Perceptions of Marine Careers Provide Insight into
Despite the recent growth and attention on the marine
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