A Day Dedicated to Sustainable Seafood in Canada

by Lana Brandt on April 29th, 2015

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Toronto, please join Chefs for Oceans, Ocean Wise, SeaChoice, and WWF Canada next week at the Four Seasons Toronto for an afternoon of ocean-friendly seafood tasting! Tickets are selling fast so don’t miss out on this event!

Learn more about the ocean-friendly seafood solutions that exist in Canada and show your support for National Sustainable Seafood Day — a day to declare our commitment to choosing sustainable seafood year-round. And if you haven’t already, please sign the petition in support of bringing National Sustainable Seafood Day to Canada!

Co-hosted by eight renowned Canadian chefs – including ocean ambassador Ned Bell – we invite you to join us for an afternoon of ocean-friendly seafood tastings, inspirational guest speakers The Water Brothers, and a celebration of our oceans!

Featured GuestsWalter Brothers

The Water Brothers

Alex and Tyler Mifflin are the award-winning hosts and creators of the acclaimed documentary eco-adventure television series The Water Brothers.  Over the past five years, they have travelled around the globe from the highest peak in Africa to the world’s mightiest rivers, deserts, and to the bottom of the ocean, exploring some of the most important water stories of our time.  Commissioned by TV Ontario and soon to be broadcast in BC on the Knowledge Network, the series is also shown in over 40 countries, including the United States where it is now available in 47 million homes on Participant Media’s PIVOT TV.  Winners of the BBC Earth Best Newcomers award at the UK’s Wildscreen festival, known as the “Green Oscars”, the Brothers’ passion for water conservation has led them to become water ambassadors in Canada and around the world. They strongly believe in ensuring that audiences and particularly young people are aware of the challenges we face in relation to our most precious resource – and understand the true social and economic value of water and the available and emerging solutions that will help us overcome these
challenges together.

safe_imageFeaturing Ocean-Friendly Seafood Tastings By:

  • John Horne & Anthony Walsh (Canoe)
  • Nigel Finley (The Chase)
  • Rob Gentile (Buca)
  • Patrick McMurray (Ceili Cottage/Pearl Diver)
  • Dan Donovan (Hooked)
  • Ned Bell & Four Seasons Toronto
  • Martin Kouprie (Pangaea)
  • Jeff Crump (Bread Bar)

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