Sean Simmons

Anglers Atlas and Citizen Science

Sean Simmons is the Founder of Anglers Atlas and has a passion and admiration for citizen science as undertaken by Canada’s top recreational anglers.
Fishing Friendzy

Fishing Friendzy New Youth Fishing League

Michael E. Sklad, Founder and President of Fishing Friendzy, is super excited about launching the new Youth Fishing League.
Kyle in the field

Ducks Unlimited on Weeding Our Wetlands

Aquatic invasive plants are labeled invasive due to their highly disruptive impacts on wetlands, lakes and rivers.
Dr Ken Drouillard

Fish Harvest Regulations and Fish Consumption Advisories

Dr Ken Drouillard at the University of Winsor is a lead researcher with the Great Lakes Institute for Environmental Research.
Kat Kavanagh at Greens Creek

Water Rangers Serving Citizen Scientists

Kat Kavanagh is the founder and Executive Director of Water Rangers.
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Trout Unlimited Conservation Initiatives

Listen what Trout Unlimited is up to ensure the future of cold water fish species.
Lena Azeez from Watershed Watch Salmon Society

Flood Prevention versus Fish Habitat

Lena Azeez from Watershed Watch Salmon Society is working with communities from British Columbia's lower mainland to draft and pass a resolution that underscores their commitment to safeguard fish habitat.
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Balancing Dams with Fish Passage

Dams and barriers are often considered positive landscape features because they can generate power, provide recreational opportunities, block invasive species, and prevent contaminant and disease transfer upstream.
Dr Jeff Ridal

St Lawrence River Institute on Fish Health Research

Dr. Jeff Ridal is the Executive Director of the St. Lawrence River Institute of Environmental Sciences.
Chris Nielsen

Musky Canada Sport Fishing and Research

Musky Canada Sport Fish and Research came into being to introduce conservation measures into the sport of Musky fishing.
Karen Cooper

Upper St Lawrence River Protection Network

The Upper St Lawrence River Protection Network is the creation of Karen Cooper at the St. Lawrence River Institute for Environmental Studies in Cornwall.
Commissioner Gordon Walker

Commissioner Gordon Walker and the International Joint Commission

Commissioner Gordon Walker is one of three Canadian Commissioners who have pledged to uphold the terms of a 1909 water boundary treaty between Canada and the U.S. Governments
Jason Barnucz

Pledge to Pitch with Jason Barnucz

Jason Barnucz is a trained research biologist and the Conservation Director for the Ontario Bass Nation.
Lawrence and Moby

Blind Fishing with Lawrence Gunther

Ten years after Blue Fish Canada’s president launched the world’s first Blind Fishing Boat, he’s still getting tons of interest from those who want to learn more about fishing and navigating blind.
Suzuki Foundation scientist

Declining Resident Orca Whales and Chinook salmon populations

While most all other Orca or Killer Whale populations are growing in size, and in certain cases, setting new population records, the southern and northern residential Orca populations along Canada’s west coast have not fared as well.
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Invading Species at the Toronto Sportsman Show

Foreign species are invading the Great Lakes in numbers and varieties that are continuously, profoundly and drastically re-configuring our aquatic ecosystems
Dr Chris Harvey-Clarke and Greenland Sharks

Dr Chris Harvey-Clarke and Greenland Sharks

His passion is the study of Greenland sharks to the point now that he’s the go-to guy for TV programs such as Discovery channel’s Daily Planet and the River Monster series.
Max as voyager

Max Finkelstein Canoes Capital to Capital Part #2

Max Finkelstein had an idea that the rivers of Canada and the United States shared much in common, and organized a team of paddlers to prove his point.
Max and his pups on his canoe

Max Finkelstein Canoes across Canada Part #1

Few have accomplished anything close to what Max Finkelstein has undertaken with a paddle and canoe.
Dave Mercer and Lawrence Gunther

Dave Mercer Canada's newest Member of the Fishing Hall of Fame

Each year Andy and Vida Pallotta host the Canadian Sport Fishing Hall of Fame Awards as part of their Toronto Spring Fishing and Boat Show.
Dave Mercer and Lawrence Gunther

Dr Larry McKinney Raises Concerns about Canada's Proposed Marine Protection Process

Canada has set the goal to establish marine protection areas for 10 per cent of our oceans by 2020.