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NL - The Broadcast

The ocean is a part of daily working life in Newfoundland and Labrador. Whether it's fishing, oil exploration, shipping, research or culture, there are thousands of people whose jobs have some connection to the sea. The Broadcast explores the stories of people in Newfoundland and Labrador who work in jobs or live in communities that depend on the sea.

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Inside the huge consumer backlash against Star Wars Battlefront II

Its release last week was overshadowed by controversy and spawned the most down-voted Reddit post of all time.

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'Basam is a hero'

Afghan police say officer saved many lives by bear-hugging suicide bomber.

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Starring in Coco

Hear the incredible story of how Anthony Gonzalez scored this big role.

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What are smartphones doing to young people?

Too much screen-time has been linked to sleep disruption, loneliness, anxiety, depression and even an increased risk of suicide.

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How to get more seafood on local plates

We'll hear some interesting strategies to raise fish consumption in our Eye on Iceland series.

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Fogo Island Fish sells high quality codfish to Canadian restaurants

The founder thinks more communities should use their model to do the same.

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Making a case for land based aquaculture

We hear from NL Coalition for Aquaculture Reform. Harbours piling up with garbage. We hear your reaction and disgust.

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Garbage filled harbours. We'll hear about shameful dumping in our ocean

Former Land & Sea host, Dave Quinton tells us about his new book - The Grand Tour.

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"We don't know how we're going to make it."

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we'll hear a 1990 episode of "Land and Sea" about Trouble at the Tip of the Northern Peninsula.

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Eye on Iceland: Fish fashion, how Iceland's fish leather hooks customers all over the world

Tanning fish skin isn't easy. We hear how one Iceland company did it and developed markets.

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A fisherman's perspective on a plastic bag.

He sees too many in his workplace - the ocean. Eye on Iceland: Fish fashion. How fish leather is hooking designers all over the world.

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The south coast cod fishery raises concerns among inshore harvesters

Supporters of the seal hunt take a stand with their wallets.

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The Waiting Game

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we'll hear a 1990 episode of "Land and Sea" about Gaultois, on the South Coast of Newfoundland. Their community fish plant is one of the three that will be closed by FPI as a result of federal quota cuts.

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Eye on Iceland: Is it a fair comparison for our fishery? What are the possibilities and the limitations?

Department of Environment starts Environmental Impact Statement for Greig Aquaculture.

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The politics of surf clams and aquaculture salmon.

We speak with Fisheries and Lands Minister Gerry Byrne.

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Whales and dolphins are a lot like humans. Fascinating research from beneath the ocean.

How to get women in higher levels of the seafood industry.

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Waste not want not?

What to do with accidentally caught fish? Picking up plastics. We'll hear about a Scottish initiative to keep the ocean clean.

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Eye on Iceland: Iceland's Ocean Cluster House where innovative ideas are born

Alda, Iceland's cod collagen health drink.

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Eye on Iceland: Icelandic innovator turns cod fish skin into medical implants

Hear about a cod conference focused on the fishery of the future.

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Slowing motion in the ocean: Ocean plastics damaging brains of fish

Cod pot technology. Researchers say it's the best way to catch a cod.

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Glow in the dark crab nets

Oceana Canada says the fisheries in this country are in big trouble. We'll have reaction from the Department of Fisheries and Oceans. We'll take you to St. Brendan's and talk to a fisherman about the cost of maintaining his island community.

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The Burgeo Boys.

In our regular feature from the CBC Archives, we'll hear a 1992 episode of "Land and Sea" about two fishermen who made the move to Canada's west coast.

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Eye on Iceland: We explore how they sell fish

Oceana Canada sounds an alarm. Canada's fisheries are in desperate need of plans to rebuild. The Icelandic online auction system.

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Salmon with infectious anemia.

Salmon with infectious anemia. Not harmful to humans but what about the environment? Eye on Iceland: Keeping everything they catch. How Icelanders handle bycatch.

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Infectious salmon anemia is back on the south coast

The crab science is complete for this year. We'll hear from the lead researcher about what he's seen. Our provincial seabird gets it's own TV show.

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Eye on Iceland: fish processors eye latest technology overseas

Cod science by students spawns budding marine biologists.

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At wits' end with the ice

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we'll hear an episode of "Land and Sea" about two men who left their own bay to fish in another, far from home.

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Eye on Iceland, getting the gear

The FISH-NL, Federation of Independent Sea Harvesters says it's one step closer to forming a union to represent harvesters. The current union, the FFAW says not so fast.

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More calls to keep the arctic surf clam quota

Eye on Iceland, getting the gear. Harvesters look at some of the latest technology for cod fishing.

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Building ocean going robots

We'll talk about the impacts of moving a big portion of the arctic surf clam quota away from Grand Bank.

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Wind power for fish plants?

Bringing back the capelin to Placentia Bay. Cod pottery, one local ceramicist says it's a big hit with visitors and locals alike.

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One man's navy

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we'll hear an episode of "Land and Sea" about the tugboats of Toronto harbour.

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This week we begin a series all about Iceland

The guests are Heather Manuel, Kelly Moret and Ray Hayter.

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Defending the seal hunt

One woman starts an online petition to keep seal meat on a Toronto menu. Big demand for building boats, we'll take you to Harbour Grace Ocean Enterprises.

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Beer with a hint of the ocean

Lots of people depending on the fall ground-fish survey results. Are problems with the Phoenix pay system interfering?

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Queen crab on the half-shell

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we'll hear a 1992 episode of "Land and Sea" about fish processor P. Janes and Sons.

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Is there more cod than there was last year?

There's critical research going on right now that will determine the future of cod fishing. A brand new spirit with a hint of the ocean, raise a glass to seaweed gin!

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A look back at this season's recreational fishery

Reopen the terms of union for Newfoundland and Labrador. We'll tell you about FISH-NL's big ask of the federal government.

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A Salvage fisherman says you can't rebuild the cod stocks if there aren't any capelin

Whole communities of marine species from Asia have ended up in North American waters. Find out how they got there and what the impact could be.

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Plans for a brand new salt fish plant on the horizon in Mary's Harbour, Labrador

Producing salt from the sea, a big step for the Newfoundland Salt Company.

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Charting rough waters

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we'll hear a 1991 episode of "Land and Sea," on board Canadian hydro graphic survey ship Maxwell.

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Getting more young people involved in the aquaculture industry

Tripling mussel production is on the government's to-do list. We hear from a mussel farmer about how we get there. Plus, a Irish beachcomber and a wooden buoy.

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Exploring rural routes

The way forward on Aquaculture isn't sitting well with some. The problem the NL Coalition for Aquaculture Reform has with government's new plan.

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Is Aquaculture the way forward?

Hear about an art exhibit that explores the fishing culture we share with the Shetland Islands.

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Filling potholes with plastic

What does the new trade agreement between Canada and Europe mean for the fishing industry? Lots of opinions and lots of reaction.

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From good catches to no catches

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we'll hear a 1990 episode of "Land and Sea" and the Port aux Basques winter fishery.

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What is our whale knowledge?

Today we focus on the health of humpbacks. We hear from tour operators, citizen scientists and a researcher from Maine with some alarming news about humpback deaths.

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Pacific salmon showing up in our rivers.

We'll hear all about Why and learn about a time when that species was Purposely introduced to our waters.

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The Fish Food and Allied Workers Union honours one of their own who fought for harvesters

We'll take you on board a super yacht in St. John's harbour. An update on the status of 100 million dollars coming to the fishing industry for renewal.

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Up close encounters with sharks

We'll take you to Chapel Arm to introduce you to an enterprising 11 year old. Plus an eyeopening week in Iceland.

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Riding out the storm

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we'll hear a 1985 episode of "Land and Sea" about Iceland's fishing industry. A focus on versatility, quality, and innovation.

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FFAW isn't happy with the federal department of fisheries plan to rebuild northern shrimp stocks

The Broadcast host Jane Adey is in Iceland for the past week, we'll find out what she has been doing there.

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DFO wants to take 25% of the surf clam quota and allocate it to someone else

A tour of the exhibit "Cod Was King" at The Rooms.

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Capelin showing up 6 weeks later than normal this summer

A long time listener of The Broadcast has passed away. Clayton Moody of Champney's West was 98 years old.

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Growing eelgrass in Placentia Bay

MP Seamus O'Regan on what he sees coming down the pipes for the fishery.

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Braving harsh winter storms and unexpected volcanic eruptions

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we'll hear a 1985 episode of "Land and Sea" about the fish harvesters of Iceland's Westman Islands.

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The FFAW wants more fish for its members

Projected population numbers in this province are bleak, we'll hear more on what the future holds..

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The FFAW is looking for fish harvesters to take on a green crab invasion in Fortune Bay

The Port-de-Grave Peninsula Heritage Society has many projects celebrating local culture. A fundraising dinner has sold out, we'll hear about the Society's plans.

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Building boats at national historic sites

A Fogo Islander outlines in a detailed letter to the federal government why licencing the recreational fishery shouldn't happen.

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Southern Shore bonanza

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we'll hear a 1990 episode of "Land and Sea" about good catches for fishermen from Ferryland and Renews.

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A fifty pounder

We'll speak to a Triton fisherman who hauled in a big ol' cod in his net. The slippery, slimy sea cucumber. We'll talk to a Chinese seafood buyer about why people love it so much in Asia.

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Local scientist is working on an alternative to plastic out of aquaculture waste

We'll speak with a researcher studying the bottom of the Gulf of St. Lawrence. She just happens to be Jacques Cousteau's granddaughter.

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Capelin are scarce in many parts this season

Reaction from the Aquaculture Industry Association after a major salmon escape on the west coast of Canada. We'll hear from Scott Simms about a petition he's bringing to the House of Commons, demanding a public inquiry into the fisheries.

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Waste not want not

Some fishers say throwing back by-catch is a wasteful practice and should be stopped. We'll hear from the the Atlantic Salmon federation about a salmon escape near Victoria BC.

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Live on Fogo Island to mark the 50th year of the Fogo Island Co-op

It's not just fishers and plant workers celebrating this milestone. Just about everyone on the island believes in the community owned approach to life here. Plus, a live interview with Zita Cobb of Fogo Island Inn.

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Live from Fogo Island

Live from Fogo Island as they celebrate 50 years since the beginning of the Fogo Island Co-op back in 1967.

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The Fogo Island Co-op

Dave Quinton and the crew check in on life on the island that resisted resettlement and established the Fogo Island Co-op back in 1967.

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Is it time for a stress phone line for rural fishers in crisis?

Today we tackle a topic not often heard on The Broadcast, mental health.

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Struggling plant workers will get help from the province in the form of short term work

Cucumber for puffiness around your eyes and little lost puffins get some help going back to sea.

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The Twillingate Fishery in 1990

A Land & Sea archive special from 1990 when all involved, fishermen, plant workers and plant managers were hoping it was just a bad year and the fishery would rebound.

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The group looking to be certified as a fishers union says the wait on the labour board has been too long

Angling for the fishery to re-open. Marine recreational licenses, DFO wants your input on how the food fishery should be run.

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Do you support the offshore oil industry?

Generating electricity from slow moving water. We'll hear about a new invention.

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Fishermen in some Southern Labrador rivers are pulling up an unusual catch

Turning fishing nets into carpet. A charitable organisation's answer to ocean pollution.

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Sharks, the top predator in the ocean's ecosystem

Stay tuned for a lesson on porbeagle, basking and blue sharks. A young Fogo islander gives her thoughts on the future of the fishery.

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Cod farming in Notre Dame Bay

A Land and Sea archival show from 1990 on cod farming, or cod ranching as some call it.

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Family members of a Southern Harbour fisherman fighting for death benefits

We'll hear from a harvester on Fogo island on allowing outside buyers to buy fish from harvesters.

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Harvesters can't find buyers

The provincial fisheries minister says it's time for processors to step up. Big money for aquaculture research... And counting cod fish.

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Outside Buyers, photos of your purses and the boat that won't float.

Should government allow outside buyers IN to buy fish from harvesters in this province? Plus, DFO needs photos of your purses...and the boat that won't float.

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Commercial harvesters in Torbay are fed up with the what they see as preferential treatment for recreational fishers

The cod fishery is open but there's none being caught or processed. We'll tell you why. Mind the whales!! Humpback rescuers say harrassment from boaters is a growing problem.

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Federal Fisheries Minister on the plight of the dying right whales.

Keep an eye out for jellyfish, a researcher needs your help and so do leather back turtles.

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An oceanographer talks about how to stop the endandered Right whale from dying...

The powerful draw of our fresh seafood for tourists and a mouthwatering recipe for cod tongues and tartar sauce!

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Environmentalists are calling on DFO to ban the harvest of salmon.

Still no word on that decision from fisheries managers despite dramatically low salmon returns.

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To ban or not to ban

We'll revisit the issue of single use grocery bags. We take you to a sailing rendez-vous in Trinity.

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Fishing for shrimp out of Port aux Choix

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we'll hear a 1980 episode of "Land and Sea" about harvesting, processing, and marketing the tiny shellfish.

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The mystery of the dying North Atlantic Right whales

Environment Minister Eddie Joyce on the future of the latest Aquaculture project. Plus mouth watering green crab empanadas?

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Keeping the wealth associated with the fishery in the hands of harvesters

The Transportation Safety Board is on a mission to make life-jackets mandatory on commercial fishing vessels. We'll hear about a partnership between Canada and the US Coast Guard.

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Dories, rodneys or punts and skiffs, the classic and durable wooden boats

The wooden boat museum in Winterton is marking 20 years of celebrating them. We hear from a 76 year old Burin man who just launched a brand new punt this weekend.

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Which catching method will bring in the best quality cod fish?

Plans for Grieg Seafarms to set up their Aquaculture business in Placentia have hit a snag. Port Union wins big money for an improvement project.

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The Trouble With Whales

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we take you back to 1980 and a show from This Land about whales.

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A win for the Atlantic Salmon Federation in court

We'll tell you about some interesting cod behaviour and a young person's perspective on the importance of talking about the fishery in schools.

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A drowning fisherman sees an image of his daughter

It was an experience Geraldine Hollett of The Once captured in a beautiful song and that fisherman was her father.

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In search of whales and icebergs

We'll hear from a tourism operator and whale lovers from the United States.

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The food fishery is in full swing for three weeks

Thoughts on the future of the fishery from a group we don't hear from too often, youth. Sea peaches and sea raspberries. What are these ocean fruit?

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The Plant Workers of Charleston

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we take you back to 1993, one year after the cod moratorium.

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What's up with black crab?

A Petty Harbour fisherman wants to know why some of his crab this season were black. New uses for fish waste.

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Where are the salmon?

Preserving and promoting Port Union, the birthplace of the Fisherman's Protective Union.

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Efforts to protect the ocean, one plastic bag at a time

Municipalities Newfoundland and Labrador has asked the province to ban single use plastics. So why hasn't it happened? We hear from a bag sewing volunteer and a plastic banning restaurant owner doing their part.

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The oil and gas industry versus the fishery

Groups representing harvesters say seismic activity for oil exploration is bad for fish. Plus we'll explore an interesting creature of the deep.

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Trapped in the ice

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we'll hear a 1981 episode of "Land and Sea" - Canadian Coast Guard Ship Grenfell to the rescue.

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Put on your rubber clothes and gloves, we're going fishing

Jane spends a day on the water with lobster fisherman Austin Tucker of English Harbour, Trinity Bay.

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How will we re-establish ourselves in the global codfish market?

We'll talk to a harvester and a the head of the school of fisheries at the Marine Institute.

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The future of the cod fishery

We'll meet three young cod researchers born around the same time that the commercial fishery closed. We'll hear about their studies and their hope that communities that rely on the fishery will rebound.

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A family of fishers

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we'll hear a 1978 episode of "Land and Sea" -The Young Fishermen of Bay Bulls.

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Fishing more cod or holding the line at the lowest catch possible

As we come up to the 25th anniversary of the cod moratorium, we hear from John Crosbie the man who had to deliver the news that would change a province forever.

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More cod will come out of the water this season than last

Scientists say it's a mistake at this critical time in the rebuilding of the stock. The 25th anniversary of the cod moratorium we'll hear from both sides, industry and science.

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Marine Protected Area off limits to fishers, but not to oil and gas?

A touching story from Labrador about a daughter's tribute to her fisherman father.

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Should there be a commercial capelin fishery?

Today we delve deep into the science on this important forage fish, it's not good.

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It's like a little New York

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we'll hear about fishing out of Port aux Choix in a 1980 episode of "Land and Sea."

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Twillingate's turmoil

Lingering sea ice causes headaches for anxious fishers, but what's it doing to the fish. Rex Murphy takes aim at critics of the industry.

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A sharp blow for Twillingate.

The Trump effect on this province's offshore oil industry. Want to know more about whales?

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Finding and producing oil for 40 years in this province's offshore...

Newfoundland and Labrador's Oil and Gas Industries Association celebrates... And what does commentator Rex Murphy think of that industry and its contribution to this province and the country? Stay tuned... you're in for an interesting perspective. I'm J

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One ocean, six countries. Are you up to the challenge?

When hard times strike, maybe fishermen should act like farmers. Your regular host returns with tales of dorada, grouper, red snapper, corvina and even the blue-footed boobie.

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A man determined to improve the lot of fishermen

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we'll hear a 1979 profile of Sir William Coaker on "Land and Sea."

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What's behind search-and-rescue on our oceans?

Who's bought and paid for and in the pocket of the oil industry? Depends on who you ask.

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Putting the protect in marine protection

Knowing your punt from your skiff from your dory: it might be a lost skill, thanks to the moratorium.

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Bartlett's ship rebuilt and And waiting for the ice to clear isn't an option anymore

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Hard times call for hard cash.

The FFAW makes the case for more income support in the fishery. Leatherback Turtle trouble and how to get more kids working the nets and pots.

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Returning to the resettled community of Paradise, Placentia Bay

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we head "Back to the Islands" with "Land and Sea."

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Beware, plastic bags and Tim Hortons cups.

Your days on the beach are numbered, because the great Newfoundland and Labrador beach cleanup is underway. But none of those cleanups will top the one at Outer Cove beach, where they're finally free of a 20-ton mess they'll never forget.

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Ice conditions have claimed the Avalon Princess

We'll speak with another skipper stuck in the ice and a store owner in La Scie who says some people are in a state of desperation.

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The FFAW issues news release to appeal to the federal government

He wrote about salt cod and the culture of this place, we'll hear about Ed Jones.

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Weekend whale rescue on the west coast

With a name like Snappers, you know he's a lobster that'll be getting a lot of attention this summer.

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Lobster in the fall and farming rainbow trout in Trinity Bay

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we'll learn about a couple "fishery firsts" documented more than three decades ago on "Land and Sea."

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Equal access to equal cod

It's beautiful but frustrating and leaves damage in its wake. Our spring ice makes for a toxic relationship.

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Time to look back on the swiling season

A big win for the environment? Or a big dodge by the government? We take on the debate. Plenty of questions about a ruckus down at DFO.

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The multitudes come for the loaves and fishes.

But they can't have the fishes unless they're here on the right day.

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Our turbulent petroleum romance continues

If every fisherman had an apprentice in the boat maybe the future of the fishery would take care of itself.

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Empty nets and hard, hard times

In our weekly feature from the CBC Archives, we visit western and northern Newfoundland in 1989.

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To ban or not to ban

We'll revisit the issue of single use grocery bags. We take you to a sailing rendez-vous in Trinity.

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