The Canadian Press

2015-06-09 | Atlantic Salmon Fishery

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Conservationists and politicians are condemning a unilateral decision by Greenland to continue fishing wild Atlantic salmon off its coast. The Canadian and American fisheries departments say it will further imperil historically low stocks. Bill Taylor of the Atlantic Salmon Federation says that adds pressure to the species. (Greenland set a 45-tonne quota for this year and the next two. It was set last week at a meeting of the North Atlantic Salmon Conservation Organization.)

Date: 2015-06-09
Placeline: ST. ANDREW'S, New Brunswick.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 13 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the one thing that we can do right away that will have a positive impact right away is to stop killing so many fish so in Greenland is at the top of the list >>