Ban Bottom Trawl Fisheries

On Thursday, November 13th, 2014 in Get Involved

Ban Bottom Trawl FisheriesBottom trawling is a non-selective fishing method that involves towing nets along the seafloor. These practices are unfavourable for fishery markets due to stock collapses, habitat loss and reduction in productivity.

Help Elizabeth push the government to implement a moratorium on bottom trawling.

Sign below or download this petition, have as many people as possible to sign it, and mail it – postage free – to either her Ottawa or Sidney offices. With as few as 25 signatures, Elizabeth can present your petition to the government in the House of Commons.

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327 people have signed this petition. Add your voice to the growing number of Canadians speaking out about this issue.

We call on call upon the House of Commons to implement the 2011 UN Convention calling for a moratorium on bottom trawling.

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