60% of commercial salmon fisheries in B.C. to be shut down

The Fisheries Department says it's shutting down 60 per cent of commercial salmon fisheries in B.C. The move is meant to protect fish stocks which are rapidly declining, but advocates argue that overfishing is just one of the factors affecting salmon.

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