What is a fisheries technician?

Answer The job of a fisheries technician generally involves protecting, managing, developing and maintaining fish populations, for the benefit of both the environment and fisherman. Responsibilities can i... 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.

Who governs fisheries?

In the United States, the National Marine Fisheries Service within the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration regulates the nation's fisheries. Many other countries have similar agencies ... Read More »

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 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 »