THE WEIR: Inner Bay of Fundy Version

There are many types of weirs. In the Outer Bay of Fundy they are built by driving stakes with pile drivers and are fished and emptied by boat. Inner Bay of Fundy Weirs, on the other hand, are fished differently, … Continue reading

FISH: Things you might want to know about Atlantic Herring

Many folks around the Bay of Fundy have been concerned about the mortalities of Atlantic herring. This information gives you some basic information on this species. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     … Continue reading

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

FISHING: N.S. cod quota cut in half as species struggles

Surveys show fish dying before reaching age five or six CBC News Posted: Apr 08, 2015 5:16 PM AT Last Updated: Apr 08, 2015 5:16 PM AT The cod quotas haven’t seen the fish recover. (CBC) The federal government has … Continue reading

FISHERIES: “Off the Hook” may change the face of Bay of Fundy fisheries.

Posted Wed, Dec 14, 2011 by Emily Fisher to Fishing boats in Nova Scotia. © Becky Cliche via http://www.offthehookcsf.ca A group of hook-and-line fishermen in Nova Scotia are helping change the face of fishing, and we think you should know … Continue reading