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Fisheries Magazine – June 2015

Fisheries Magazine - June 2015

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New Backpack Electro-fishing course announced

Backpack Electro-fishing – Level 2 Course When: TBD – late June, 2015 (minimum number of registrants required) Where: TBD – Guelph, ON Cost: $500+hst, $300+hst for students This one day course will certify participants in backpack electro-fishing.  Backpack electro-fishing is a widely used method for fish population monitoring and assessment. This course will provide in-class instruction and an outdoor, hands-on practicum. No previous experience required. It is recommended that participants obtain their Standard First Aid and CPR certification prior to the course, however, it is not required.   Please note that Level 2 electro-fishing certification is also contingent on a 70% passing grade on the electro-fishing written and practicum exam […]