Has someone you know done anything to help conserve, protect or develop Canada’s recreational fisheries?
The following document is available for downloading or viewing: National Recreational Fisheries Awards - Brochure (PDF Version, 537 kb)
Any non-government individual, group, business or association that you believe has made an outstanding contribution in areas such as recreational community leadership, restoring and enhancing fisheries and fish habitat or promoting conservation and sustainable recreational fishing.
Each nomination should include:
Nominations are accepted throughout the year but nominations received after mid-August will be considered for the following year’s Awards.
A national Selection Committee, with members from each Province and Territory, recommends five nominations to the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, who makes the final decision.
Five Awards are presented each year in the Spring.
Nomination forms can be obtained from:
National Recreational Fisheries Awards
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
200 Kent Street
Complete the form, and send it to any of the above addresses.
Created in 1989 by Fisheries and Oceans Canada to recognize Canadians for their achievements to protect and enhance recreational fisheries and fish habitat, for community leadership or promoting conservation and sustainable recreational fishing.
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