This page serves as an archive for CARS documents, including monthly meetings minutes and policy position statements.

CARS Meetings

2020 CCFFR-CARS AGM Meeting Slides [Powerpoint slides from CARS annual business meeting held in Halifax, January 2020]

CARS-EXCOMM-Feb-2020-Meeting-Minutes [Minutes from February 2020 monthly CARS conference call]


Policy Positions

CARS has occasionally represented the views of its members on fisheries policy by submitting letters to Canadian policymakers, or by co-signing letters or petitions relating to fisheries policy. Letters penned by CARS presidents on behalf of the section, or co-signed by CARS, are archived below.

DFO Response to American Eel Letter [November 23, 2018]

American Eel Listing Decision Letter [March 19, 2018]

CARS Submission on Fisheries Act Review [December 6, 2016]

Letter to Minister Tootoo [April 9, 2016]

Second letter to Minister Ashfield on Fisheries Act changes [June 6, 2012]

Letter to Minister Ashfield on Fisheries Act Changes [March 20, 2012]