DFO seeks feedback on two aquaculture risk management documents
The government will seek public feedback on these two documents over a 60-day period, starting on June 4
Building on a number of initiatives announced over the past six months, the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans, and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson announced the release of two draft risk management documents aimed at enhancing the Department’s science-based decision-making processes on aquaculture:
An interim Framework for Aquaculture Risk Management (FARM) to provide a consistent, predictable process for aquaculture risk management that ensures wild fish and their habitats are protected. This risk-management framework also explains how a precautionary approach for aquaculture decision-making is to be implemented; and
An interim Framework on the Transfer of Live Fish that provides guidance on the authorization of the movement of fish in marine environments and what, if any, additional mitigation measures are needed to pro...
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