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Vancouver Costco hit by farmed salmon protests
“I can’t believe how many people come up to us and say they want to know about [farmed salmon] — they’re worried,” said protester Shirley Samples.
Jan 30th, 2015
Wild salmon advocate learns $75,000 lesson in court so you won’t have to
What does Don Staniford's $75,000 defamation fine mean for critics of big industry in BC?
Aug 12th, 2013
The Cohen Commission: a report that could save BC's wild salmon
Justice Cohen found that DFO cannot protect wild salmon while promoting farmed salmon
Oct 31st, 2012
New version of salmon virus may have started in B.C., expert says
Commission into Fraser River salmon collapse hears a variant of a potentially lethal salmon virus has been found in B.C.
Dec 15th, 2011
Cohen Commission: 30 witnesses to testify during hearings on salmon 'Diseases' & 'Aquaculture'
The Cohen Commission has posted its list of witnesses for the evidentiary hearings on 'Diseases' (August 22 - 24) and 'Aquaculture' (August 25 - September 8).
Aug 8th, 2011