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Notice Of Establishment Of Land Act Section 17 Designated Use Area on October 15, 2012
The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations in Nanaimo has established a temporary Designated Use Area (DUA) over 13 foreshore areas in Sooke Harbour and Sooke Basin for a term of 5 years. The purpose of the DUA is to improve water quality and to promote shellfish aquaculture and traditional shellfish harvesting, and to identify and advance management strategies in support of these objectives.
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