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Save Bantry Bay Press Release, 17 Sept 2014: Europe concludes aquaculture contributes little to growth and employment

Save Bantry Bay Press Release, 17 Sept 2014: Europe concludes aquaculture contributes little to growth and employment

 Press Release: Europe concludes aquaculture contributes little to growth and employment 17 Sept 2014   A report published today by the European Court of Auditors (ECA) reveals that measures to support development of aquaculture ‘were not well designed and implemented’, ‘failed to deliver value for money’’ and ‘contributed little to growth and employment’. The report … Continue reading

Irish Examiner, 7 August 2014: Monster salmon farm proposals are fishing in troubled waters

Irish Examiner, 7 August 2014: Monster salmon farm proposals are fishing in troubled waters

Monster salmon farm proposals are fishing in troubled waters   Irish Examiner, 7 August 2014   By Victoria White Coastal communities’ desperation for jobs is being exploited, along with riches of seas, argues Victoria White    WHEN Bill Smyth, of Galway Bay Against Salmon Cages, says Bord Iascaigh Mhara’s ‘Environmental Impact Study’ into the proposed, … Continue reading

Undercurrent News, July 10, 2014: New Zealand Salmon Farmer Rejected Over Risk To Local Landscape

New Zealand Salmon Farmer Rejected Over Risk To Local Landscape Undercurrent News, July 10, 2014 http://www.undercurrentnews.com/2014/07/10/new-zealand-salmon-farm-rejected-over-risk-to-local-landscape/   New Zealand’s Environment Court has rejected a proposed KPF Investments salmon farm on Pelorus Sounds because it could lower the value of the landscape, reports the Marlborough Express. It also cited the opposition of a Maori neighbor, saying the … Continue reading