Land, Water and Resource Stewardship

Conservation Officer Service achieves largest-ever invasive mussels decontamination

Saturday, July 9, 2022 9:00 AM

When staff at B.C.’s Invasive Mussel Defence Program were notified that a high-risk watercraft heading for the Lower Mainland appeared to be covered in invasive zebra mussels, inspectors with the Conservation Officer Service (COS) immediately took action.


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Minister’s and parliamentary secretary’s statement on federal decision about salmon farms

Wednesday, June 22, 2022 4:20 PM

Josie Osborne, Minister of Land, Water and Resource Stewardship and Minister Responsible for Fisheries, and Fin Donnelly, Parliamentary Secretary for Fisheries and Aquaculture, have released the following statement in response to Fisheries and Oceans Canada’s decision today on salmon-farm licensing in British Columbia.


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