24 11, 2015

Updated: Always in Vogue in China

November 24th, 2015|

The CBC’s reporter Adam Walsh, who is currently on a fellowship from the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada has filed a series of excellent reports about the prospects of […]

22 11, 2015

OPENING SOON: New seal tannery

November 22nd, 2015|

The provincial sealing industry got a boost yesterday when PhocaLux International Inc. , a new sealing tannery on the west coast of the island in Fleur de Lys, announced […]

6 11, 2015

New fisheries minister: Hunter Tootoo

November 6th, 2015|

 The Canadian Sealers Association (CSA) would like to congratulate the new minister for Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, Hunter Tootoo, on his appointment and look forward to […]

6 11, 2015

VIDEO: Sealing in Finland, an EU member nation.

November 6th, 2015|

A Scandinavian supporter of our industry and tradition, Magnus Petersson, sent us a video source showing Finnish seal hunters spending a typical day on a sealing vessel in the […]

29 10, 2015

NEW: Mandatory Humane Harvesting Training for the Commercial Seal Fishery

October 29th, 2015|

Mandatory Humane Harvesting Training for the Commercial Seal Fishery

DFO reminds all Commercial Seal licence holders that Humane Harvesting Training on the three-step process is mandatory for all Commercial Seal […]

10 10, 2015

October Humane Harvesting Workshops for Commercial Sealers

October 10th, 2015|

PLEASE NOTE: These workshops are now finished and if we have more information on new ones before the 2016 sealing season commences, we will let you know here on […]

6 10, 2015

Sealers museum at Elliston can be ’emotional’ for some

October 6th, 2015|

(CBC.ca) The Home from The Sea Sealers Memorial in Elliston is changing attitudes toward the seal hunt with tourists visiting the area., according to Executive Director, Marilyn Coles-Hayley.

The center has tissue […]