Posted by: Bob Payne | August 16, 2011

Rise Of The Salmon People – Video Documentary

After a drastic decline in the Fraser River Sockeye Salmon in 2009, diverse communities in British Columbia, are coming together with a common goal; to save Wild Salmon from infectious diseases spread through open-net fish farms.
First Nations Communities, Environmentalists, Tourism industries, and Fishing Villages are uniting and uprising. In May 2010, five thousand people attended the “Get out Migration” demanding the removal of fish farms from BC’s coastal waters. This historical Rally galvanized the movement and raised the profile of the issue.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

%d bloggers like this: