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Tla-o-qui-aht board fish farms to obtain video footage of pens – Westerly News

Fish farms were boarded under the authority of the Tla-o-qui-aht Hereditary Chief Ray Seitcher.

On June 11, Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation members and Tribal Park allies boarded two Creative Salmon fish farms with Go Pros on rods to get video footage of what was inside the closed-net pens.

The fish farms, both located in Tla-o-qui-aht unceded waters, were boarded under the authority of the Tla-o-qui-aht Hereditary Chief Ray Seitcher. Sea Shepherd Conservation Society research vessel Martin Sheen supported the Nation with transportation and food.

Joe Martin, a Tla-o-qui-aht Master Carver and Tribal Parks Guardian, was among the group that boarded the fish farms.

Read More: https://www.westerlynews.ca/news/tla-o-qui-aht-board-fish-farms-to-obtain-video-footage-of-pens/

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