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Location: Ont. Canada
Joined: 12/02/2006
Posts: 74
Cormorant Petition

To the Legislative Assembly of Ontario
Whereas rencent scientific studies have conclusively demonstraded that Double-Crested Cormorants consume more fish than Commercial fishing , Sport Fishing , and Poaching combined ...
Whereas Double-Crested Cormarants are devastating nesting areas for other birds;
Whereas Double-Crested Cormorants are fouling water and making beaches unusable .
Therefore we the undersigned , support the Private Members Bill 156 of Ernie Parsons M.P.P Prince Edward - Hastings , to reclassify the Double Crested Cororant into the same family as the American Crows , Brown Headed Cowbirds and the comon Grackle ..This will allow for greatly increased opportunities for the culling of Cormorants in addition to other steps being taken to control Cormorants populations and protect the environment ...
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If anybody is intrested in helping protect our waters and fishery please stop in and fill out this Petition and any other Tackle & Hunting store's that need these forms feel free to stop by for some at Fishmaster Bait and Tackle or email me at fishmaster@hotmail.com

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Location: novascotia
Joined: 05/03/2006
Posts: 682
the cormorant

We have the same problem here in Nova Scotia . They're in the lakes and rivers In fact they are still here in the open water .On the St. Mary's river , a famous salmon river handy the ocean end of it there is always about 10 sitting on a rock in the middle of the river drying their wings and digesting all the small salmon par the caught . There is a place along the Pictou Causway where the return every spring to nest . They roost on the lights at the Pictou ballfield and the town works had to chase them away with fire hoses and wash the fixtuers and the surrounding gruond . We have a probblem here too .

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Cormorant Petition

I despise those dam things they should put new regulations into the books you see one shoot it plain and simple before it gets more out of control then it already is.

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