Canada Boosts Wild Pacific Salmon Support by $15 Million Annually
The research and management of wild Pacific salmon received an additional $15 million in annual funding on September 6.
The Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson announced the increased support meant to protect the species through scientific information while considering the impacts of climate change.
“We know that our wild salmon populations are facing urgent threats – from warming waters caused by climate change to the loss of important habitat that they migrate through,” Wilkinson said in a news release...
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