WILL CANADA FOLLOW SUIT? NOAA Expands Critical Habitat for Endangered North Atlantic Right Whales

  To the attention of The Honorable Hunter Tootoo, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard In a press release dated January 26, 2016, NOAA has expanded its Right Whale “critical habitat” from 2,925 nm2 to 21,334 nm2. This … Continue reading

ISSUES: Are escaped Atlantic salmon really a threat to wild Inner Bay of Fundy salmon?

First published Tuesday, January 11, 2011, Modified May 3, 2015 The truth is what we choose to believe.  Well,  here is another business tragedy being turned into a gloom and doom story as the Atlantic Salmon Federation and others keep … Continue reading

MYSTERIES: Does map prove the Vikings travelled to the Bay of Fundy?

Did the Vikings come south to Atlantic Canada and Maine? the Skalholt map seems to suggest this. What do you think? … Continue reading

HISTORY: From bootleggers to shipbuilding, Tell Tale Productions Inc. presents a new production Sunday December 9th

TV DOCUMENTARY EXPLORES SHIPBUILDING LEGACY IN THE MARITIMES Halifax, Nova Scotia – December 4, 2012 It’s a chapter of history mostly forgotten, not just across Canada but even in the Maritime provinces themselves. Shipbuilding – like fishing – is an … Continue reading

AQUACULTURE: West Coast Activist Trashes East Coast Aquaculture

Fish farms, lobster don’t mix, expert says October 15, 2012 – 4:00am BY BRETT BUNDALE BUSINESS REPORTER Coastline will be an aquaculture dump site, marine biologist warns Alexandra Morton at her research station in Echo Bay, B.C., in 2008. (THE NEW … Continue reading

TOURISM: St. Andrews businesses feel Algonquin loss

But town offical says good weather and cruise ships keep him optimistic CBC News Posted: Jul 24, 2012 11:25 AM AT  Last Updated: Jul 24, 2012 12:26 PM AT St. Andrews businesses are feeling the loss of the historic Algonquin … Continue reading

HISTORY: Great new documentary explores the colourful past of notorious pirates and privateers in the Bay of Fundy and Atlantic Canada.

Halifax, Nova Scotia – February 20, 2012 – Everyone knows about the Pirates of the Caribbean. Johnny Depp’s portrayal of pirate Jack Sparrow is already the stuff of movie legend. But what about the pirates of Atlantic Canada? Pirates and … Continue reading