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Catch-and-release concept lands profits

Catch-and-release concept lands profits | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
BALLANTYNES COVE — Francis Boyd isn’t accustomed to returning to the wharf with an empty hold and a smile on his face.
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The North Atlantic right whale faces extinction

The North Atlantic right whale faces extinction | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Entanglements and ship strikes are taking a grave toll, reversing past population gains
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Nova Scotia’s big lobster season opens with solid prices

Nova Scotia’s big lobster season opens with solid prices | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
You may also like: Early winter squalls delay Canada’s biggest lobster harvest Maine lobsters still hard to find, but prices climbing back for harvesters Marine Harvest plans to double capacity at Ducktrap US smoked salmon plant Canada lobstermen ask for […]
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Fish farmers urged to consider the bigger picture

Fish farmers urged to consider the bigger picture | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Fisheries and aquaculture businesses may be increasingly aware of the need to maintain the health of fish stocks and aquaculture practices, but the wellbeing of the world’s oceans – and ensuring the l
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Nova Scotia fishing village hopes rocket launch site will boost economy | Toronto Star

Nova Scotia fishing village hopes rocket launch site will boost economy | Toronto Star | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Stakeholders are set to meet Monday to discuss plans for Canada's only commercial spaceport, in Canso, N.S.
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Plenty of Fish on the Farm -- Why Clean Energy Is Key for Next-Generation Aquaculture

Plenty of Fish on the Farm  -- Why Clean Energy Is Key for Next-Generation Aquaculture | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Instead of harvesting more wild fish, aquaculture—or fish farming—is poised to dominate the future of seafood production
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22 Abbie Grace Lane, Stewiacke

22 Abbie Grace Lane, Stewiacke | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
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InnovaSea adds to offshore aquaculture expertise

InnovaSea adds to offshore aquaculture expertise | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
The offshore aquaculture specialist InnovaSea Systems announced that it has acquired Amirix Systems, which owns a number of companies that specialise in using acoustic telemetry for tracking both wild
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Losing hope for lobster south of Cape Cod - The Boston Globe

Losing hope for lobster south of Cape Cod - The Boston Globe | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
After policymakers have rejected a variety of proposals in recent years to revive the declining lobster population south of Cape Cod, many lobstermen and scientists are losing hope that a once storied fishery will ever rebound.
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Mark Leslie, VP at High Liner,  Passed Away on Saturday at Age 59

Mark Leslie, VP at High Liner,  Passed Away on Saturday at Age 59 | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Mark Leslie, VP at High Liner,  Passed Away on Saturday at Age 59 Seafood News
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Maine lobster industry braces for impact of Canada’s sweet EU deal

Maine lobster industry braces for impact of Canada’s sweet EU deal | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Canada's new agreement with the European Union eliminates an 8% tariff on Canadian lobster sales in Europe, putting lobster suppliers in Maine and Massachusetts at a big disadvantage.
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N.S. lobster boats head out of port to set traps in lucrative fishery

N.S. lobster boats head out of port to set traps in lucrative fishery | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Hundreds of fishing boats laden with lobster traps steamed out of ports along the Nova Scotia coast early Tuesday to take part in one of the country's most lucrative fisheries.
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COMMENTARY: We must transform Atlantic Canada’s fisheries

COMMENTARY: We must transform Atlantic Canada’s fisheries | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Given the importance of our fisheries sector to coastal communities, it’s a subject worth reflecting upon this week in particular, as the globally recognized World Fisheries Day was held on Nov. 21. How might Atlantic Canada make the most of the $400-million Atlantic Fisheries Fund to ensure that fisheries are a vital part of our future?
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SAR assets lined up for lobster dumping day off southwestern Nova Scotia | The Hants Journal

SAR assets lined up for lobster dumping day off southwestern Nova Scotia | The Hants Journal | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it


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Seafood Directory Application

Seafood Directory Application | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
The Nova Scotia Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture and Nova Scotia Business Inc. are looking for export-ready seafood companies interested in being included in the 2017-2018 Nova Scotia Seafood Company Directory.
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PHOTOS: Craziest lobster contest stacking up entries

PHOTOS: Craziest lobster contest stacking up entries | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
For the second year in a row, photos of weird-looking lobsters are flooding the Facebook Page of a local auto dealership. The pictures of the unusual crustaceans, mostly submitted by fishermen, are being entered in Murray GM’s Craziest Lobster Contest.
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Shrinking And Altering National Monuments: Experts Assess Interior Secretary Zinke's Proposals

Shrinking And Altering National Monuments: Experts Assess Interior Secretary Zinke's Proposals | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
from The Conversation-- this post authored by Robert B. Keiter, University of Utah; Anthony Moffa, University of Maine; Sarah Schindler, University of Maine, and Syma A. Ebbin, University of Connecticut
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First Nation, fishermen distrust Northern Pulp treatment plan

First Nation, fishermen distrust Northern Pulp treatment plan | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Risk and trust. There’s too much risk and not nearly enough trust to bring Northern Pulp’s plan for a new wastewater treatment facility to fruition, according to Andrea Paul, the chief of the Pictou Landing First Nation, and scores of fishermen and residents in Pictou County.
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TINA COMEAU: Am I ready? Another lobster season begins | Truro Daily News

TINA COMEAU: Am I ready? Another lobster season begins | Truro Daily News | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it

TINA COMEAU: Am I ready? Another lobster season begins

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Northern Pulp holding open houses to receive feedback on pipeline plan

Northern Pulp holding open houses to receive feedback on pipeline plan | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Northern Pulp held open houses Tuesday to receive feedback on its plan to pump wastewater into the Northumberland Strait.
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Our Ocean Commitments | Our Ocean 2017

Our Ocean Commitments | Our Ocean 2017 | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Over recent decades, our marine environments have undergone widespread deterioration. To turn this tide, the world must commit to sustainable action and invest in innovative solutions. Organised since 2014, the Our Ocean conferences are all about driving these commitments.
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FIS - Worldnews - Over 5,000 ships start Nova Scotia lobster season

FIS - Worldnews - Over 5,000 ships start Nova Scotia lobster season | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
A fisherman about to launch a lobster trap to sea. (Photo: Confluence) Over 5,000 ships start Nova Scotia lobster season CANADA Wednesday, November 29, 2017, 23:00 (GMT + 9) Nova Scotia lobster season started with over 5,000 fishing boats heading to sea along the province southeast coast.
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Keeping up with boat-building demand

Keeping up with boat-building demand | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Wedgeport Boats is boosting its production capacity and hiring more employees to meet the strong demand for modern lobster fishing boats. Fraser Challoner, the boatyard’s general manager, said in an interview that Wedgeport Boats is more than doubling the size of one of its finishing bays, growing it by roughly 3,500 square feet.
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Shortage of lobster banders leaves some crews desperate

Shortage of lobster banders leaves some crews desperate | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
There’s a growing list of South Shore lobster crews in desperate need of John Cooke’s expertise. Just a few days into the season, catches are currently at their most plentiful and serious money is to be made in the province’s most lucrative fishing zones, LFA 33 and 34.
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Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic

Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic | Nova Scotia Fishing | Scoop.it
Welcome to the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic where you can explore the rich fishing heritage of Nova Scotia.  Our newest exhibit “First Fishers” invites you to explore the history of the Atlantic Canadian fishery from the earliest days of the Mi’kmaq to today.
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Trevor and Howard From Nova Scotia to Rompin

The Kuala Rompin sailfish fishing action attracts anglers form near and far. Trevor and Howard comes all the way from Nova Scotia to catch their firs
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