This is a page from the 2021 Canadian federal election.
- Maintain removal of salmon farms from the Discovery Islands.
- Assign responsibility for industry growth to another department, so DFO can focus on enforcement.
- Create a modern Aquaculture Act.
- Ensure the DFO & CFIA are adequately resourced.
- Strengthen salmon farm monitoring reqs.
Work with BC and First Nations to support switching to land-based closed-containment systems.
- Work with Indigenous & provincial governments to phase out open net-pen finfish aquaculture in Pacific waters by 2025 & all Canadian waters by 2030.
- Support a just transition for impacted workers.
- Incentivise the move to land-based closed containment facilities.