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The Department of Fisheries and Oceans CanadaCommunity Advisors work alongside the stewardship community, building partnerships within the community. From assisting with mini hatchery programs and policy implementation to taking an active role in watershed planning, these staff members are the key liaisons between DFO and community-based projects.
Melissa Nottingham is the Community Advisor for Lower Vancouver Island, including the Southern Gulf Islands and Cowichan River Watershed
Some of the groups she works with include:
- Main enhancement facilities:
- Community involvement groups:
- Education activity: