Fisheries and Oceans – December 4, 2012

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Fisheries and Oceans – December 4, 2012

Fisheries and Oceans

Senators hear about the lobster fishery in Atlantic Canada from the perspective of the Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Patrick McDonald, acting assistant deputy minister of marketing and development, speaks about the challenges of the industry in the province, strengths and weaknesses, and potential solutions.