Posted in February 2015

EU Fish News, 25 Feb 2015: Fish Farm License Appeal Upheld

Fish Farm License Appeal Upheld   EU Fish News, 25 Feb 2015   THE Scottish Salmon Company (SSC) has lost an appeal to have a 10-year time limit removed from one of its sites in Loch Torrridon, due to concerns expressed over its potential impact on native fish populations.   While permission to farm sites … Continue reading

Undercurrent News, 28 Jan 2015: Norway Fisheries Minister In Crisis Meetings As Salmon Farm Escape Tally Rises

Norway Fisheries Minister In Crisis Meetings As Salmon Farm Escape Tally Rises January 28, 2015, 9:41 am Undercurrent News   Norway’s fisheries minister Elisabeth Aspaker flew to Bergen to hold a crisis meeting with the fisheries directorate as the number of escapes from salmon farms has increased further,reported the local newspaper Bergens Tidende (BT). Strong storms in the weekend … Continue reading