Cod Quota a Recipe for Disaster for the Future of Canada’s Most Iconic Fish
May 31, 2021 08:00 ET | Oceana Canada
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, May 31, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For three decades, Atlantic cod has been deep in the critical zone. The population is not growing, and individuals are in poor condition –...
The Health of Canadian Fisheries Continues to Decline
November 17, 2020 08:00 ET | Oceana Canada
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, Nov. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Oceana Canada released its fourth annual Fishery Audit which shows that Canada’s fisheries have declined since reporting began in 2017,...
Les populations canadiennes de poisson en déclin continu
November 17, 2020 08:00 ET | Oceana Canada
HALIFAX, Nouvelle-Écosse, 17 nov. 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Oceana Canada publie aujourd’hui la quatrième édition annuelle de son Audit des pêches, qui démontre le déclin continu des pêches...
Northern Cod Failure Continues as Fisheries and Oceans Canada Rolls Over Last Year’s Harmful Decision to Hike Up Quota
July 09, 2020 08:00 ET | Oceana Canada
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, July 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) just released its annual quota for critically depleted northern cod, maintaining the harmfully high catch...
Canada’s fish populations declining; government must urgently enforce new Fisheries Act and get serious about rebuilding fisheries
November 13, 2019 06:00 ET | Oceana Canada
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, Nov. 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Oceana Canada’s latest annual report on the state of Canada’s fisheries was released today, revealing that the health of fish populations has...
Government goes against its own policy, fails to support the recovery of another cod stock
March 12, 2019 13:03 ET | Oceana Canada
TORONTO, March 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Yesterday, Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) announced that they will close the directed Atlantic cod fishery on the Scotian Shelf/Bay of Fundy but will...
New report reveals more fish populations are in critical condition than reported by the Government of Canada
October 25, 2017 08:00 ET | Oceana Canada
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 25, 2017) - Today, Oceana Canada released the most comprehensive review of the state of Canada's fisheries and the first annual assessment of how the government is...
Expedition will allow Canadians to explore never-before seen parts of Canada's oceans with innovative underwater robot and round-the-clock live streaming
August 23, 2017 08:00 ET | Oceana Canada
QUEBEC CITY, QC--(Marketwired - August 23, 2017) - Today, Oceana Canada and Fisheries and Oceans Canada, along with Alexandra Cousteau, will set sail to explore never-before-seen areas in the Gulf of...
Une expédition permettra aux Canadiens d'explorer des parties de l'océan jusqu'ici inexplorées, grâce à un robot sous-marin de pointe et une diffusion en direct
August 23, 2017 08:00 ET | Oceana Canada
QUÉBEC, QC--(Marketwired - 23 août 2017) - Aujourd'hui, Oceana Canada, Pêches et Océans Canada ainsi qu'Alexandra Cousteau prendront le large pour une expédition qui les amènera à découvrir des...