Workshop on fish habitat management and protection in Newfoundland and Labrador

Wed, Nov 17: Workshop on fish habitat management and protection in Newfoundland and Labrador
10:00 am – 4:30 pm, Comfort Inn (St. John’s)
The objective of the meeting, organised by the DFO Habitat Management Program, is to provide an opportunity for stakeholder groups with an interest in the protection of fish and fish habitat in NL, particularly in inland areas, to exchange information and perspectives with officials responsible for the DFO Habitat Management program in the NL Region. The agenda for the meeting is still being developed, but is expected to include discussions on: The DFO project review process; Managing impacts of forest harvesting, water withdrawal and other activities; Fishways and other fish passage issues; Opportunities to build and maintain interactions between DFO and stakeholder groups about fish habitat; and Other issues of interest or concern. Please confirm participation by contacting Donna Rodgers-Grouchy by telephone at 772-2443 or by email to Donna.Rodgers-Grouchy@dfo-mpo.gc.ca.