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Commercial fishers, wild salmon advocates cheer large returns to B.C. waters

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Sockeye populations returning to a number of areas in British Columbia, Washington and Alaska are returning better than forecast in 2022. Strong returns come amid debate over the future of open-net salmon farming in B.C. waters. In 2018, the government, First Nations and the salmon farming industry reached an agreement to phase out 17 open- net farms.
4 months ago·Vancouver, Canada

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Commercial fishers and wild salmon advocates celebrate large returns to B.C. waters

The summer of 2022 is shaping up to be a bumper season for both pink and sockeye salmon in British Columbia rivers, with one veteran Indigenous fisherman reporting the biggest catches of sockeye in decades.

4 months ago·Canada
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'This is the best season I can recall': Fishers and wild salmon advocates cheer large returns to B.C. waters

The summer of 2022 is shaping up to be a bumper season for both pink and sockeye salmon in British Columbia rivers, with one veteran Indigenous fisherman reporting the biggest catches of sockeye in decades.

4 months ago·Toronto, Canada
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Commercial fishers and wild salmon advocates cheer large returns to B.C. waters

VICTORIA -- The summer of 2022 is shaping up to be a bumper season for both pink and sockeye salmon in British Columbia rivers, with one veteran Indigenous fisherman reporting the biggest catches of sockeye in decades. Read More

4 months ago·Canada
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Commercial fishers and wild salmon advocates cheer large returns to B.C. waters

VICTORIA – The summer of 2022 is shaping up to be a bumper season for both pink and sockeye salmon in British Columbia rivers, with one veteran Indigenous fisherman reporting the biggest catches of sockeye in decades. Mitch Dudoward has worked in the salmon industry for more than 40 years, and says fishing on the […]

4 months ago·Winnipeg, Canada
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Commercial Fishers and Wild Salmon Advocates Cheer Large Returns to BC Waters

The summer of 2022 is shaping up to be a bumper season for both pink and sockeye salmon in British Columbia rivers, with one veteran Indigenous fisherman reporting the biggest catches of sockeye in decades. Mitch Dudoward has worked in the salmon industry for more than 40 years, and says fishing on the Skeena River in northwest B.C. has never been better. “This is the best season I can recall in my lifetime with the numbers we are catching,” sai…

4 months ago·New York, United States
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Fishery, salmon advocates cheer large returns to B.C. waters

The summer of 2022 is shaping up to be a bumper season for both pink and sockeye salmon in British Columbia rivers, with one veteran Indigenous fisherman reporting the biggest catches of sockeye in decades. Read More

4 months ago·Vancouver, Canada
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