Alberta’s Native Trout Versus Coal

Anglers who visit Alberta’s Ram, Livingstone, Oldman and Crowsnest watersheds experience some of the world’s finest fishing for wild cutthroat trout and monster bull trout. All that and so much more is now being put at risk because of The Alberta Government’s plans to allow open pit coal mining in the headwaters of these four historic trout rivers. Kevin Van Tighem is one of many Albertan’s speaking out about the government’s recent removal of protections these watersheds have depended on for decades, and is our guest on The Blue Fish Radio show.

Listen to Kevin speak with Blue Fish host Lawrence Gunther about the need to reverse Alberta’s coal mining plans: