Saturday, February 16, 2013


Salmon News

After Cohen

Sockeye the focus of panel discussion Feb 27

Released by Laurie Wood, SFU


he Speaking for the Salmon program at SFU is pleased to invite you to attend a public presentation and discussion on charting a course of action on the Cohen Commission recommendations on Feb 27, 7:00 pm, SFU Harbour Centre, 515 W. Hastings, Room 1420.


The federal Cohen Commission of Inquiry into the Decline of Sockeye in the Fraser River released its report in October 2012. An international scientists think tank will meet at Simon Fraser University on Feb 25-26 to review the status of Fraser sockeye, and specific Cohen recommendations with respect to the Wild Salmon Policy, habitat protection, the impact of aquaculture on Fraser sockeye, and information and research gaps, among other topics.

The presentation is free and open to the public. Reservations are recommended as seating is limited. To reserve a seat, visit

For more information, visit and or email here.



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