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Engaged Citizens Speaker Series: On the Brink: Herring and the Health of the Salish Sea

Feb
06
When: Monday, Feb 6, 2023, 6:30PM - 8:00PM
Attendance: Mixed Online and In-Person
Building: B310 (Malaspina Theatre) & Zoom

Add to CalendarEngaged Citizens Speaker Series: On the Brink: Herring and the Health of the Salish Sea02/06/2023 06:30 PM02/06/2023 08:00 PMMM/DD/YYYYAmerica/VancouverWhat does the future hold for the Salish Sea in a time of climate change? Humpback whale and Pacific white-sided dolphin populations are increasing; however, Pacific herring – a cornerstone species for all marine biodiversity – are on the verge of collapse. The latest edition of the Engaged Citizens Speaker Series looks at the future of the Salish Sea and importance of protecting Pacific herring. Our featured speaker is Bryce Casavant, Director of Conservation Intelligence with Pacific Wild. His presentation, Fighting Fish: Herring/fisheries management in the context of Canadian laws, will be followed by a question-and-answer period with the audience. Those interested in joining via Zoom may register via Eventbrite.   \n\nhttps://viu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Towk-UljS7qlLIGfRODRXw\nVirtual Building B310 (Malaspina Theatre) & Zoom \n\nhttps://events.viu.ca/engaged-citizens-speaker-series-brink-herring-and-health-salish-seahttps://viu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Towk-UljS7qlLIGfRODRXwfalseaYqCFcQpUzxLBYhTummH26494

What does the future hold for the Salish Sea in a time of climate change? Humpback whale and Pacific white-sided dolphin populations are increasing; however, Pacific herring – a cornerstone species for all marine biodiversity – are on the verge of collapse. The latest edition of the Engaged Citizens Speaker Series looks at the future of the Salish Sea and importance of protecting Pacific herring. Our featured speaker is Bryce Casavant, Director of Conservation Intelligence with Pacific Wild. His presentation, Fighting Fish: Herring/fisheries management in the context of Canadian laws, will be followed by a question-and-answer period with the audience.

Those interested in joining via Zoom may register via Eventbrite.

 

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