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  • Minister Shea applauds ICCAT's failure??

    Blogpost by Sarah King - November 17, 2009 at 19:47

    Federal Fisheries and Oceans Minister Shea released a statement yesterday offering her congrats to ICCAT members for a job well-done on protecting Atlantic bluefin tuna. My question to Minister Shea is- did I miss something? Did ICCAT take a stand for... Read more >

  • Thanks for nothing, ICCAT

    Blogpost by Sarah King - November 16, 2009 at 16:16 1 comment

    time-and-tunaWell, another pathetic round of ICCAT meetings has come to an end and yet again the Atlantic bluefin are  no closer to a plan for true recovery.  ICCAT scientists recently concluded that in order for there to even be a 50/50 chance at recovery by 2023... Read more >

  • Seafood Buyer Beware- fish aren't always as they seem

    Blogpost by Sarah King - November 16, 2009 at 15:39 1 comment

    questionmark-fishWhen shopping, most people assume that what the label says they are buying is actually, in fact, what they are buying. Well, it turns out that for many seafood products you're being fooled and only a DNA testing kit will help you uncover just what tha... Read more >

  • New baby orca off BC !

    Blogpost by Sarah King - November 13, 2009 at 16:33 2 comments

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    Great news comes today of a new addition to the endangered southern resident orcas bringing the population number to 87. See full story reported by canwest below...

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    Canwest News Service Thu Nov 12 2009 Dateline: VICTORIA Sou...

  • ICCAT meeting update 3: Game on for bluefin

    Blogpost by Sarah King - November 12, 2009 at 13:15
    From the ICCAT meeting Willie reports.........

    iccat-signSo, here in Brazil, the game is on. At the end of yesterday’s session the parties around the table at the ICCAT meeting were asked what their priorities were for conserving bluefin tuna. One by one they m... Read more >

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