Fishing for Change
Squamish Chief – November 4, 2011
by: Ben Lypka
Mulder, along with Dr. Chris Harvey-Clark of UBC, are inviting the community on Tuesday (Nov. 8) to the Squamish Adventure Centre for a discussion on marine protected areas in B.C. and a presentation on the changing ocean environment in Howe Sound.
The two are president and vice-president, respectively, of the Marine Life Sanctuaries Society (MLSS) and Mulder said he hopes to let locals know just how special our nearby waters are.
“I’ve been scuba diving for 37 years and have been diving in Howe Sound for 22 years,” he said. “I’ve seen fish stocks deplete in that period and it’s pretty serious.” …