Salmon Confidential comes to Sidney

Local community groups across B.C. are hosting screenings of the film Salmon Confidential, and the Saanich Peninsula is no exception.

Alexandra Morton

Local community groups across B.C. are hosting screenings of the film Salmon Confidential, and the Saanich Peninsula is no exception.

On April 20, MP Elizabeth May, Provincial Green Party leader Jane Sterk and biologist Dr. Alexandra Morton will present the film, which zones in on the mysteries of B.C.’s declining salmon stocks. After, the group will engage in discussion about salmon, the economy, politics, science and the upcoming election.

The screening, which takes place at the Mary Winspear Centre, is being hosted by the Pacific Coast Wild Salmon Society.

Those interested in attending the film are asked to arrive at 6:30 p.m. for the screening at 7 p.m. Tickets are $3 at the door.

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