Groups call on BC to deny salmon farm lease renewals

BC environmental groups urge the government not to renew leases for a number of open-net salmon farms along BC’s coast.

BC fishing communities face disaster

BC fishing communities face disaster, says new report Harper asked to intervene to expedite U.S.-funded aid.   UCLUELET, BC (December 21, 2009) — A dramatic change to the Pacific Salmon Treaty that cut BC catches by 50 percent has left fishermen and communities on Vancouver Island in dire straits this holiday season, says a new…