Consortium Director interviewed by the CBC

Here is a link to the full article, which ran on February 19, 2018: "Canada to introduce mandatory reporting of whale interactions this year

A recent article by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation covered proposed measures by the Canadian Government to mitigate deaths to right whales from fishing gear entanglement. In the article, Consortium Director Tim Werner discussed the prospect of ropeless fishing, in which surface lines and buoys might be submerged near the seafloor with crab, lobster, or fish traps to reduce entanglement risk.