Canadian Lobster Fishery Begins Assessment to Obtain MSC Certification

The Bay of Fundy, Scotian Shelf and Southern Gulf of St. Lawrence lobster trap fishery has entered into Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) assessment.

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Government co-operation key to fishery strategy | The Chronicle Herald

Government co-operation key to fishery strategy | The Chronicle Herald.

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Shelton Barlow

Prince Edward Island lobster harvester and former president of the Prince County Fishermen’s Association, Shelton Barlow was awarded the honour of becoming part of the Atlantic Marine Industries Hall of Fame as the 2014 Mariner of the Year. This special recognition was given out during the Fish Canada Workboat Canada trade show held in January in [...]

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Event eyes lobster market’s future

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A recent news article shared the provincial governments’ announcement that a Canadian Lobster Value Recovery Summit is set for March 26 and 27 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Read the Chronicle Herald news article.

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Maritime Ministers Meet to Discuss Lobster Industry

Fisheries ministers from the Maritime provinces are moving forward to address issues facing the lobster industry at the Lobster Value Recovery Summit, March 26-27. The summit was announced today, Jan. 22, by Nova Scotia’s Fisheries and Aquaculture Minister Keith Colwell, New Brunswick’s Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fisheries Minister Michael Olscamp, and Prince Edward Island’s Fisheries, Aquaculture [...]

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