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PRESS RELEASE, FRIENDS OF THE IRISH ENVIRONMENT: A call has been made for Pat Rabbitte to back his Agency, Inland Fisheries Ireland

PRESS RELEASE, FRIENDS OF THE IRISH ENVIRONMENT: A call has been made for Pat Rabbitte to back his Agency, Inland Fisheries Ireland

PRESS RELEASE, FRIENDS OF THE IRISH ENVIRONMENT: A call has been made for Pat Rabbitte to back his Agency, Inland Fisheries Ireland [IFI] SUNDAY 23 FEBRUARY 2014 The call comes after the Ombudsman accepted the Department of Agriculture’s claim that the scientific advice provided by Inland Fisheries Ireland for an EU investigation into salmon and … Continue reading

FIE Press Release, 25 Nov 2013: EU TO REOPEN SALMON AND SEA LICE INVESTIGATION

FIE Press Release, 25 Nov 2013: EU TO REOPEN SALMON AND SEA LICE INVESTIGATION

EU TO REOPEN SALMON AND SEA LICE INVESTIGATION PRESS RELEASE 25 NOVEMBER 2013 http://www.friendsoftheirishenvironment.net/index.php?do=friendswork&action=view&id=1111 The European Commission is to reopen the EU investigation into salmon and sea lice closed in September of 2012. The investigation was prompted by submissions from Salmon Watch Ireland and the Friends of the Irish Environment to the Commission in 2009. … Continue reading

SWIRL Press Release, 24 Nov 2013: European Commission to re-open its investigation into the impact of salmon farming on wild salmon

SWIRL Press Release, 24 Nov 2013: European Commission to re-open its investigation into the impact of salmon farming on wild salmon

Salmon Watch Ireland Press Release: European Commission to re-open its investigation into the impact of salmon farming on wild salmon 24 November 2013 Salmon Watch Ireland welcomes the decision of the European Commission to re-open its file on complaints submitted to it in 2009 about the impact of salmon farm generated sea lice on migrating … Continue reading

Southern Star, 8 November 2013: ‘Red tape’, salmon farming and environmental threats

Southern Star, 8 November 2013: ‘Red tape’, salmon farming and environmental threats

Search ‘Red tape’, salmon farming and environmental threats BY ALEC O’DONOVAN Southern Star, 8 November 2013 http://www.southernstar.ie/News/Farming/Red-tape-salmon-farming-and-environmental-threats-07112013.htm MR RICHIE Flynn wishes Minister Coveney would use his powers to fast-track decision making on salmon farms, reports The Southern Star on October 19th. Would this really benefit rural coastal areas such as West Cork? Quite the contrary, … Continue reading