B.C. Ombudsperson states emergency orders “cannot be legally justified”

British Columbia Ombudsperson, Jay Chalke, released ‘Special Report No. 44’ titled “EXTRAORDINARY TIMES, EXTRAORDINARY MEASURES: Two ministerial orders made under the Emergency Program Act in response to the COVID-19 pandemic” in June of 2020.
However, we believe it is important to discuss the details and concerns contained within the report.

Thousands of aquaculture jobs to be lost as DFO Minister flipflops her opinion on B.C. salmon farms in the Discovery Islands

Above feature photo from Kaitlin Guitard’s Facebook page. By mid-2022, all salmon farms in the Discovery Islands of British Columbia B.C. will have to be closed. Currently, there are 19 salmon farms located in the Discovery Island region — with nine that are already empty. Regardless, all 19 farms will have their licenses renewed forContinue reading “Thousands of aquaculture jobs to be lost as DFO Minister flipflops her opinion on B.C. salmon farms in the Discovery Islands”