Posts tagged Herring
Hope for the roe: The Heiltsuk Nation and Pacific herring.

Back on January 18, 2015, the Heiltsuk Nation and the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) reached a co-management agreement. After the near-collapse of B.C. herring fisheries in the 1960s, the Heiltsuk and DFO spent years disagreeing over the extent to which the herring were recovering. Hopefully, this new management agreement should help to resolve herring exploitation and related conflict on British Columbia’s Central Coast.

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