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Archive for December, 2010

New study suggesting sea lice not to blame for harming wild salmon inconclusive, unconvincing

Thursday, December 16th, 2010

Dead juvenile pink salmon with lice

A new paper published this week suggesting that sea lice do not harm wild Pacific salmon does not provide conclusive evidence and fails to convince when weighed against the full scope of previous science on the subject. (more…)

DFO: objective science, maybe; objective communications, no way!

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

Real life court proceedings aren’t nearly as interesting as watching episodes of Law and Order or Judge Judy. Reading the transcripts is more akin to watching paint dry. But every so often a gem is unearthed. This little gem of an exchange is from the Cohen Commission transcript from Nov. 2nd. (more…)