The Effects of Fisheries?

Answer Fisheries, or fish farms as they are sometimes known, are artificial pens where fish are raised in large numbers for the specific purpose of being killed and eaten. Fish farms have some benefits, b... Read More »

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36(3) of the Fisheries Act?

Section 36, Subsection 3 of the Fisheries Act generally prohibits the dumping of deleterious substances anywhere in Canada where there may be water that is inhabited, or is usually inhabited, by fish.

Exploitation of Fisheries?

The exploitation of fisheries is a perfect example of the tragedy of the commons, by which a shared, relatively unregulated resource is overused because no individual user has any incentive to cut ... Read More »

The Canadian Fisheries Act?

Canada has one of the largest fishing industries in the world, "worth more than CDN $5 billion a year and providing more than 130,000 jobs to Canadians," according to Agriculture and Agri-Foods Can... Read More »

The Fisheries Act of 1985?

In 1985, Canada enacted the federal Fisheries Act to prevent the further depletion of fish through unregulated fishing practices. This act established controls for fisheries as a means to protect c... Read More »