FISHERY: Weir fishermen struggling to catch herring in Bay of Fundy

Weir fisherman in the Fundy Isles say this year has been the most difficult season for catching herring By Philip Drost, CBC News Posted: Aug 20, 2015 6:00 PM AT Last Updated: Aug 22, 2015 9:20 AM AT Dan Cunningham used … Continue reading

ISSUES: Some Maine Guides are promoting a gaspereau-blocking bill on the International St. Croix River … AGAIN

Somehow, in 1995, a small group with a vested interest in profiting from recreational fishing for the introduced small-mouth bass in the upper lakes sneaked through a bill in the Maine Legislature closing down a fishway on the American on the American side … Continue reading

POLITICS: Ottawa giving up on protecting endangered salmon and whitefish.

Ottawa to close fish facility June 17, 2012 – 4:13am BY AARON BESWICK TRURO BUREAU Mersey River hatchery, gene bank has programs for salmon, whitefish Fisheries and Oceans Canada is closing a hatchery and gene banking facility for two endangered species … Continue reading