Striking fishery officers stand aside as poaching continues for lucrative baby eels

(Source: CBC) “Only criminals are profiting, says business owner obeying the elver fishery shutdown. A week and a half after Wine Harbour Fisheries was ordered to pull its baby eel — or elver — nets out of the water, poachers are at work on the Liscomb River, 170 kilometres from Halifax on the Eastern Shore…”