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Blue Fish Radio: What You Need to Know About Past and Present Commercial Fishing on Lake Ontario

Science from Lake Ontario’s Glenora Fisheries Station, Part 3

The Great Lake faces natural and man-made threats. Hear how to ensure its future

Outdoor Canada is pleased to present Blue Fish Radio—podcasts about the future of fish and fishing in Canada. The program, produced and hosted by Lawrence Gunther, is dedicated to sharing first-hand angling knowledge, scientific discoveries and supporting local champions who protect and enhance their waters.

In the third of three episodes recorded live at Ontario’s Glenora Fisheries Station (above), Lawrence talks to Colin Lake, lead management biologist in the Lake Ontario Management Unit at the Ministry of Natural Resources. Hear about the 200-year history of commercial fishing on Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River, and how the Ontario government is striving to ensure current commercial fisheries are sustainable and economically viable.

To hear the interview now, check below. To download this podcast to your device, go to the Blue Fish Radio home page.

Listen to “Colin Lake on Commercial Fishing on Lake Ontario” on Spreaker.

Lawrence Gunther

Lawrence Gunther

Blue Fish Radio is produced and hosted by Ottawa-based Lawrence Gunther, North America's only totally blind professional tournament angler, a popular motivational speaker and a celebrated conservationist. A lifelong outdoorsman, Lawrence has caught fish from coast to coast in Canada, and used his expertise in navigation technology to develop the world’s first Blind Fishing Boat. For more about Lawrence Gunther, visit his website.

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