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"To promote enhanced community partnerships in the conservation of wild Atlantic salmon and its habitat in Atlantic Canada and Quebec."

Feature ProjectInuit Observations of Land and Sea: ‘Kavisilik’

Recipient: Torngat Joint Fisheries Board
Project Title: Inuit Observations of Land and Sea: ‘Kavisilik’ (Atlantic salmon) (A Traditional knowledge and use of Atlantic salmon by Labrador Inuit documentary).
Project Location: Various locations in Labrador
Approved Grant Amount for 2009: $20,000

This project is expected to enhance local stewardship of wild Atlantic salmon and Arctic charr resources in Nunatsiavut. In lieu of anticipated developments (hydroelectric, mining, increased shipping), local stewardship will be an important strategy for protecting and maintaining...

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