Fisheries and Oceans – March 24, 2015

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Fisheries and Oceans – March 24, 2015

Senators continue their examination of the regulation of aquaculture, current challenges and future prospects for the industry in Canada. Stan Proboszcz (science advisor) from the Watershed Watch Salmon Society, Debra Hanuse (chief) of the ‘Namgis First Nation, Gary Marty (fish pathologist, Animal Health Centre) from the British Columbia Ministry of Agriculture, Susan Farlinger, (regional director general, Pacific Region) and Stewart Johnson (science section head, aquatic animal health, Pacific Region) from Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Ian Roberts (communications manager) of Marine Harvest Canada and independent biologist Alexandra Morton discuss the impact aquaculture has on Canada’s fisheries resources and the environment.
(March 24, 2015)