Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans (FOPO)

The February 6th meeting of the Fisheries and Oceans Committee featured one hour of witness interviews and one hour of in camera committee business. The witnesses present were members of DFO’s Aquaculture Management Directorate and included Guy Beaupré, Jay Parsons, James Smith, and Alistair Struthers. The committee reviewed a report by the Aquaculture Management Directorate on their available research regarding closed containment facilities and DFO’s work with the North Atlantic Salmon Conservation Organisation (NASCO).