Open-net pen salmon farms harm wild salmon and infringe Indigenous rights
Open-net pen salmon farms harm wild salmon and this represents an infringement of Indigenous rights across the province. “Wild salmon isn’t just a menu option, it’s our identity,” says Bob Chamberlin, Chair of FNWSA. Protecting wild salmon is crucial for First Nations’ food security 👊 “The government of Canada must take action to ensure the survival of Pacific salmon, as many runs are on the verge of collapse due to serious and long-term decline,” stated Minister Murray’s office. Read article on The Globe and Mail here.