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The Fisheries Broadcast
with Jamie Baker

Newfoundland and Labrador has a new fisheries minister

We'll put out the call for someone, anyone, who's seen this monster of an iceberg off the east coast.

 

http://www.cbc.ca/radio/podcasts/newfoundland-and-labrador/nl-fisheries-broadcast/

There's an iceberg the size of a downtown block somewhere off the east coast of the island

Have sentinel or stewardship fisheries run their course? Many fisherman say yes, the FFAW says not a chance.

 

http://www.cbc.ca/radio/podcasts/newfoundland-and-labrador/nl-fisheries-broadcast/

Tonight on The Broadcast, St. John's South-Mount Pearl MP Ryan Cleary

Today on The Broadcast, we'll go ship-to-shore with a crew trying to make a go of the so-called lucrative tuna fishery.

 

http://www.cbc.ca/radio/podcasts/newfoundland-and-labrador/nl-fisheries-broadcast/

Blue crab are taking on the dreaded green crab in Nova Scotia

Canada is poised to sign a trade deal with the European Union tomorrow, but you won't hear any mention of the sealing industry. 

 

http://www.cbc.ca/radio/podcasts/newfoundland-and-labrador/nl-fisheries-broadcast/

The province ponies up with some funding to help a local company help others

Ottawa's decision to extend the fall food fishery may have made recreational fishers happy. But the commercial crowd, well that's another story altogether.

 

http://www.cbc.ca/radio/podcasts/newfoundland-and-labrador/nl-fisheries-broadcast/

Tonight on The Broadcast, Federal Fisheries Minister Gail Shea

Provincial fisheries and aquaculture minister Keith Hutchings, with his reaction to the news to extend the fall fishery.

 

http://www.cbc.ca/radio/podcasts/newfoundland-and-labrador/nl-fisheries-broadcast/


 

An update on one researcher's search for whale tales

Renewed calls for an extension to the fall edition of the food fishery are poo-poo-ed by DFO.

 

http://www.cbc.ca/radio/podcasts/newfoundland-and-labrador/nl-fisheries-broadcast/

The 10th anniversary of the sinking of the Ryan's Commander

I'll talk to the GM of the Torngat Fish Co-op about saving money in order to save the fish plant in Makkovik.

 

 http://www.cbc.ca/radio/podcasts/newfoundland-and-labrador/nl-fisheries-broadcast/

Curing heartburn with mussel shells

We talk about what happens when a fish farm wants to expand and the local people oppose it, something insiders expect to become more common.

 

http://www.cbc.ca/radio/podcasts/newfoundland-and-labrador/nl-fisheries-broadcast/

We hear from one of the exhibitors of the Oceans '14 conference

We head in land to find out the impact humans are having on the Gander River.

 

http://www.cbc.ca/radio/podcasts/newfoundland-and-labrador/nl-fisheries-broadcast/