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Lobster Industry Consultation Update

Lobster Industry Consultation Update

The Nova Scotia Department of Fisheries and Agriculture lobster levy/fee consultations are now complete. Industry feedback is being reviewed to determine the next steps.

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Update on Extreme Weather Impact on Fish Mortalities
Fisheries and Aquaculture staff have completed their initial visits to aquaculture sites in Nova Scotia. Preliminary results suggest extreme cold weather is to blame for the fish mortalities. - 2015/03/12 - 10:02 (full text)
Cold Temperatures Causing Problems on Fish Farms
Three Nova Scotia aquaculture sites are dealing with fish mortalities from extreme cold water temperatures. - 2015/03/03 - 14:00 (full text)
Weather Postpones Lobster Industry Meeting in Advocate
Due to expected bad weather the lobster industry consultation meeting for Friday, Feb. 6, in Advocate, Cumberland Co., is postponed. - 2015/02/05 - 13:43 (full text)

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