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Type: Newspaper Article

Title: DFO puts abalone project at risk

Date: December 1 2005

Author(s): David Wiwchar , Ha-Shilth-Sa

Newspaper Name: Ha-Shilth-Sa

Description: Bamfield - A five-year project to rehabilitate local abalone stocks is in jeapordy because of legal interpretation of the Species at Risk Act (SARA) by Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO). The Bamfield Huu-ay-aht Community Abalone Project started in 1999 with the goal of rehabilitating local stocks of Pinto Abalone, wiped out by years of over-harvesting and poaching....

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Geographic-specific: Bamfield

Geographic-general: Barkley Sound

Format: Digital

Language: English