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Nova Scotians Invited to Discuss, Provide Input on Recreational Fishing
NOTE: A list of dates and locations of public meetings follows this release. Nova Scotians are invited to discuss angling regulations and provide input on sportfishing issues at a series of meetings throughout the province this month. - 2014/11/04 - 10:53 (full text)
Fish Harvesters in Region Two Vote for Representation
Fish harvesters in Region Two, the eastern half of Cape Breton from the Inverness-Victoria County line to the Canso Causeway, have voted in favour of being represented by an accredited organization under the Fish Harvesters Organizations Support Act. - 2014/10/16 - 09:40 (full text)
Enhanced Financing-Mentoring For Fishery Businesses
A memorandum of understanding between the Nova Scotia Fisheries and Aquaculture Loan Board and the Nova Scotia Co-operative Council will enhance access to financial services and business mentoring for fish harvesters and sea farmers. - 2014/10/15 - 13:53 (full text)

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