28 Jul '11, 5pm

Is the Canadian Government Muzzling a Scientist Over a West Coast Salmon Collapse Study?

Is the Canadian Government Muzzling a Scientist Over a West Coast Salmon Collapse Study?

Is the Canadian Government Muzzling a Scientist Over a West Coast Salmon Collapse Study? Photo: Wikipedia , CC The Privy Council Office Doesn't Want This in the Media Kristi Miller is the head of a $6-million salmon-genetics project at the federal Pacific Biological Station on Vancouver Island. In January, the prestigious journal Science published some of her findings to great acclaim. "The journal considered the work so significant it notified 'over 7,400' journalists worldwide about Miller's 'Suffering Salmon' study." The media started to line up for interviews via the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, but strangely, the Privy Council Office (which provides support and advice to the prime minister's office) refused the interview requests and also killed a press release by th department about the Salmon's problems. View the entire comment thread.

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