Taina Uitto is the SeaChoice Campaign Coordinator. Taina earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in natural resources conservation from the University of British Columbia. Before coming to work for SeaChoice in February 2007, she was involved with a wide variety of sustainability initiatives both in Canada and abroad, including communications and administration, policy and planning, education and outreach, as well as scientific research. This diverse background gives her pertinent experience to contribute to the varied program areas of SeaChoice.
Marine protected area creation worries the fishing sector Argentina
The plan promoted by the Ministry of Environment to create new marine protected areas in Argentine waters, where fishing activities are prohibited, has generated strong concerns in the fisheries sector, which is also shared by the Federal Fisheries Council.
Corpesca completes sale of Brazilian subsidiary Chile
Corpesca confirmed that it concluded the sale operation of 60 per cent of the shares of its subsidiary, Sementes, and the agreed payment, in São Paulo, Brazil, through Corpesca do Brazil.