Guns and death threats in Canada’s baby eel fishery

The high price of baby eels has led to an increase in illegal fishing and criminal activity in Canada. Earlier this year, the country announced a ban on fishing for baby eels in an effort to curb violence and protect dwindling fish stocks. We speak with WSJ’s Paul Vieira and a baby eel fisherman about how a tiny fish sparked a turf war in a remote Canadian community.

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