Advancement on the State of Salmon Aquaculture Technology

Ottawa, Ontario – In December, the Government of Canada announced a new approach to aquaculture that is focused on ensuring Canada’s aquaculture industry is economically successful and environmentally sustainable. At this announcement, Canada’s Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, the Honourable…
New marine refuges in Howe Sound to protect glass sponge reefs

On March 14, 2019, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, announced the establishment of eight new marine refuges to protect nine newly discovered glass sponge reefs. Each marine refuge will protect one glass…
Death of an inmate at Pacific Institution

March 5, 2019 – Abbotsford, British Columbia – Correctional Service Canada On March 1st, 2019, Richard Vincent Travis, an inmate from Pacific Institution died while in our custody of apparent natural causes following an illness. At the time of his…