Sustaining our fisheries for future generations

Vancouver Sun Photograph by: Joanne Sasvari

A Special to the Sun article by Joanne Sasvari “The Future of Fish”,¬†¬†looks into the¬†sustainability of BC’s land-based tank fish farming. ¬†According to Ocean Wise, the Vancouver Aquarium’s sustainable seafood conservation program, “70 per cent of all ocean species are already fully exploited, over-exploited or in decline.” ¬†Educating¬† consumers on how to choose sustainable seafoods is one way to help lessen the decline, but another is to develops¬†methods¬†to sustainably, and safely, farm fish. Read more here¬†about the future of aquaculture in BC, and some of the types of seafood that have gained progress in sustainable fish farming.

 

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