Regarding the Plan, posted by Jessica, and especially to the need to respect and implement the intenational rights of the Indigenous Peoples of Canada, I only wish to point out here, that I tried repeatedly and successfully to gain support from a number of populist Indiegnous Maya organizations here in Guatemala, only to have such support ignored by the numebr of leaders or contact people I tried
What about the Intern. Space station camera's to locate these orca whales so DFO can collar them and track them. Isn't this easier and faster than one airplane that Inuit Air graciously offered to keep an eye out for them. The mandate of NASA's Space station camera's is supposed to be for the environment and its monitoring. This is the environment, these animals very significant in F/N cultures.
Just looking at the Canadian Press "highlights" of the meeting with Harper. Apparently no headway/agreement made on a commission for missing and murdered women (um, what about the missing and murdered men?). Unacceptable. Too many skeletons, Canada?