Twenty years later, suckling seal hunt still can’t wean itself from federal support

It’s time to stop beating a dead seal. With fewer than 400 active sealers in recent years, the money wasted trying to keep the seal hunt alive could be put to much better use through support for a sealer’s licence buyout and providing viable development opportunities for out port communities.

By Sheryl Fink

PUBLISHED : Friday, May 1, 2015 6:13 PM

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