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Trust launches bid to save Fundy salmon - TheChronicleHerald.ca

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Trust launches bid to save Fundy salmon
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The Nova Scotia Nature Trust celebrated International Biodiversity Day on Wednesday by announcing a new partnership to help conserve the endangered Atlantic salmon in the Bay of Fundy.
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Lobster fishermen off the water Saturday - Cape Breton Post

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Lobster fishermen off the water Saturday
Cape Breton Post
“They're not buying lobster (on Saturday) in this area,” said Leonard LeBlanc, president of the Gulf Nova Scotia Fishermen's Coalition.
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NS fisherman rescued by military helicopter after boat capsizes - CTV News

NS fisherman rescued by military helicopter after boat capsizes - CTV News | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
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NS fisherman rescued by military helicopter after boat capsizes
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MUSQUODOBOIT HARBOUR, N.S. - A military helicopter was dispatched to a lake in eastern Nova Scotia yesterday after a boat carrying two fishermen capsized.
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Another pristine bay hocked for fish farming | responsibleaquaculture

Another pristine bay hocked for fish farming | responsibleaquaculture | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
The province had accepted proposals for two mega-project fish farms in Jordan Bay. No wonder the fishermen are worried! The track record of the fish-farming industry in Nova Scotia is dismal. No other farming industry in the ...
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Lobster fishermen vote to hold out for higher price - NG News

Lobster fishermen vote to hold out for higher price - NG News | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
NG News Lobster fishermen vote to hold out for higher price NG News Dan MacDougall, centre, president of the Gulf Nova Scotia Bonafide Fishermen's Association, with a crowd of about about 300 people rally outside the Department of Fisheries and...
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St. Mary's River Smokehouses | Taste of Nova Scotia

St. Mary's River Smokehouses | Taste of Nova Scotia | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Sherbrooke village sits astride the beautiful St. Mary's River in eastern Nova Scotia. The river has long been a popular destination for salmon anglers from around the world; it's also the ancestral home of the Cameron family.
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Maritime lobster fishermen tie up over low prices - Daily Business Buzz - Nova Scotia

Maritime lobster fishermen tie up over low prices - Daily Business Buzz - Nova Scotia | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
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Maritime lobster fishermen tie up over low prices
Daily Business Buzz - Nova Scotia
Mike McGeoghegan, president of the P.E.I.
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Tax bill for fish kills rapped - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Tax bill for fish kills rapped - TheChronicleHerald.ca | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Tax bill for fish kills rapped TheChronicleHerald.ca The federation has launched a media campaign, including full-page newspaper ads, which allege the federal government and the provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador...
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Lobster fishermen may tie up their boats - NG News

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Lobster fishermen may tie up their boats
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“Only a few short weeks ago, lobster fishers in Maine and Nova Scotia were receiving $8 to $10 a pound, but now P.E.I. fishermen are seeing $3 a pound,'' MacAulay said.
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Casselmanual: KIACK is 100% CANUCK: a Neat Nova Scotia Fish ...

Casselmanual: KIACK is 100% CANUCK: a Neat Nova Scotia Fish ... | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Kiack is a rough-scaled, bony little fish called the alewife in English, and ki'ak in the Mi'kmaq language. It is fished during the spring salmon run when it comes up maritime rivers, particularly along Nova Scotia 's South Shore.
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Nova Scotia's government is putting marine-based aquaculture site applications on hold | The Association for the Preservation of the Eastern Shore

Nova Scotia's government is putting marine-based aquaculture site applications on hold | The Association for the Preservation of the Eastern Shore | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
RT @NovaScotiaAPES: Nova Scotia´s government is putting marine-based #aquaculture site applications on hold http://t.co/OAYGXCRrQi via @NovaScotiaAPES #salmon
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Striped bass fishery returns to Northumberland Strait - CBC.ca

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Striped bass fishery returns to Northumberland Strait
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“They are a big fish so they do tend to eat [juvenile salmon], smaller salmon that the Miramichi looks at for their economy.
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Comeau Sea Foods celebrate safety success - Digby Courier

Comeau Sea Foods celebrate safety success - Digby Courier | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
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Comeau Sea Foods celebrate safety success
Digby Courier
“We've had seven fatalities in the fishing sector this year already,” he said.
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NS offers taste of licence-free fishing - TheChronicleHerald.ca

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NS offers taste of licence-free fishing
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During Nova Scotia Sportfishing Weekend, anglers can seek trout or other fish without holding a general fishing licence, the Fisheries Department said in a news release.
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Halifax man rescued after 24 hours stranded in the woods - Nova Scotia - CBC News

Halifax man rescued after 24 hours stranded in the woods - Nova Scotia - CBC News | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
A Halifax man can thank police, a concerned friend and his dog for saving him after a dramatic rescue near Musquodoboit Harbour on Monday. (A good news story for the holiday!
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NB village begins to heal after bodies of fishermen recovered - CTV News

NB village begins to heal after bodies of fishermen recovered - CTV News | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
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NB village begins to heal after bodies of fishermen recovered
CTV News
It's not the first fishing tragedy to hit the Maritimes this year.
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Grey seals behind lobster population boom, fish industry rep says - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Grey seals behind lobster population boom, fish industry rep says - TheChronicleHerald.ca | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
TheChronicleHerald.ca Grey seals behind lobster population boom, fish industry rep says TheChronicleHerald.ca Groundfish eat lobster larvae and were big factors in keeping the lobster population in check, said Marc Surette, executive director of...
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No fishing this weekend - Cape Breton Post

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No fishing this weekend
Cape Breton Post
“Gulf Nova Scotia boats will stayed tied up through Saturday and we will have another meeting here Sunday at 1 p.m.
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Local fishermen's union first in province to give PFDs to members - NG News

Local fishermen's union first in province to give PFDs to members - NG News | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
NG News Local fishermen's union first in province to give PFDs to members NG News “The Nova Scotia Department of Labour made it mandatory for fishermen to wear a personal flotation device (PFD) while working on their vessel and a couple of our...
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Nova Scotia fly-fishing part 64 | Trout Stream Secrets

A few days in April. The flies, in order of appearance … Reg Baird Mickey Finn, Parmachene Belle, Silver Doctor. Music – April Kisses by Eddy Lang. This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged Flyfishing, Nova, Part, ...
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100 million payout by Canada for destroyed salmon

100 million payout by Canada for destroyed salmon | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
... which allege the federal government and the provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador have paid open-pen salmon farmers at least $100 million in compensation between 1996 and 2012 ...
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PEI, NB fishermen demanding better prices - Sou'Wester

PEI, NB fishermen demanding better prices - Sou'Wester | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Sou'Wester PEI, NB fishermen demanding better prices Sou'Wester In fact, recent prices for the same two-clawed, well looked after lobster was set in Newfoundland at $4.60, in Quebec at $5, in southwest Nova Scotia at $4.25 to $5, on the Nova Scotia...
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CRAZY NOVA SCOTIA SALMON - FLY FISHING

huge salmon in oxford nova scotia! (CRAZY NOVA SCOTIA SALMON - FLY FISHING: http://t.co/p3PoZLf7ZP via @YouTube)
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Getting kids hooked on fishing - NG News

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Getting kids hooked on fishing
NG News
Adults are not allowed to fish in the park during this event. All applicable Nova Scotia fishing regulations will apply.
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NS & NB: Cooke Aquaculture company pleads guilty to illegal pesticide use - Daily Business Buzz - Nova Scotia

NS & NB: Cooke Aquaculture company pleads guilty to illegal pesticide use - Daily Business Buzz - Nova Scotia | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Daily Business Buzz - Nova Scotia NS & NB: Cooke Aquaculture company pleads guilty to illegal pesticide use Daily Business Buzz - Nova Scotia Nova Scotia's NDP government gave Cooke Aquaculture a $9 million forgivable loan in the summer of 2012 in...
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