AVICC Representatives on External Groups

The AVICC Executive may appoint representatives to external groups. Currently there are representatives appointed to the following:

Department of Fisheries & Oceans: Southern Resident Killer Whale Indigenous & Multi-Stakeholder Advisory Group

Appointee: Mayor Josie Osborne, District of Tofino.

2020 January updates:

 
Department of Fisheries & Oceans: 2019 Aquaculture Sustainability
In June 2019 the DFO announced a number of initiatives to enhance aquaculture sustainability in Canada, including the establishment of three Technical Working Groups and a coordinating Indigenous and Multi-Stakeholder Body. UBCM and AVICC were offered the opportunity to have representatives on these groups. 
 
Indigenous and Multi-Stakeholder Advisory Body – Josie Osborne, District of Tofino
 
Technical Working Groups:
  • Area Based Management – Daniel Arbour, Comox Valley RD
  • Aquaculture Production Technologies – no appointee
  • Fish Health – no appointee

2020 March updates:

Department of Fisheries & Oceans:  Aquaculture Management Advisory Committee (AMAC) for Shellfish 

Appointee: Director Daniel Arbour, Comox Valley Regional District

Next meeting – TBC

 

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