Feuding fishers share wharf

Feuding fishers share wharf 

The Gazette (Montreal)
Thursday, January 11, 2001

HALIFAX. Residents of New Brunswick’s Burnt Church reserve have accused Ottawa of forcing the two sides in a nasty dispute over fishing rights to work side by side on the same wharf. 

Council member Brian Bartibogue said the Department of Fisheries plans to destroy a storm-damaged government wharf Indians use to fish lobster in Miramichi Bay. They would then have to share a nearby wharf used by commercial fishermen. {

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