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A Vision for Salmon Monitoring and Stewardship on British Columbia’s Central Coast

A new report co-authored by the Pacific Salmon Foundation’s (PSF) Salmon Watersheds Program, the Central Coast Indigenous Resource Alliance (CCIRA), the Kitasoo/ Xai’xais, Nuxalk, Heiltsuk, and Wuikinuxv First Nations, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, and regional Charter Patrolmen, outlines a vision for monitoring and stewarding Pacific salmon on the Central Coast of British Columbia (BC). To learn more about this new report, click the link below and access PSF’s Salmon Watersheds Programs news release. 

PSF Submits Response to Federal Aquaculture Act Consultation

PSF made a formal submission in January to DFO’s consultation regarding the creation of a new federal Aquaculture Act. We felt compelled to make this submission given our position statement on open-pen aquaculture and research on salmon health. For more information on our response and what we outlined, click the link below to access our News Release and the submission document.

PSF Perspective on DFO Decision to Phase Out Open-Net-Pen Salmon Farms in the Discovery Islands

The Pacific Salmon Foundation (PSF) commends Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) and the seven First Nations in the Discovery Islands for the consultations that led to the decision by DFO Minister Bernadette Jordan to phase out open-net-pen aquaculture in the Discovery Islands during the next 18 months. To access our full news release regarding this announcement, click the link below.

PSF’s Strategic Plan charts a fresh course for salmon conservation

PSF’s mission is to be the independent, thoughtful leader and catalyst in conservation, restoration, and enhancement for Pacific salmon and their ecosystems. Learn more about our detailed strategies and anticipated outcomes by clicking on the link below, where you can explore PSF’s Strategic Framework for 2020 – 2023.


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