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Vancouver Sun, June 12, 2015: Scientists dispute findings of provincial report that minimizes risk of aquaculture to wild salmon

Vancouver Sun, June 12, 2015: Scientists dispute findings of provincial report that minimizes risk of aquaculture to wild salmon

Scientists dispute findings of provincial report that minimizes risk of aquaculture to wild salmon By Larry Pynn, Vancouver Sun A group of scientists is challenging a B.C. government report that plays down the risks of aquaculture to wild Pacific salmon. In a written critique, the scientists say the report by Gary Marty, a fish pathologist … Continue reading

The Arctic Sounder, 5 Sept 2014: Alaska-made film takes aim at salmon farming

Alaska-made film takes aim at salmon farming The Arctic Sounder September 5th 2014 By Jill Homer       Sara Pozonsky, a lifelong Alaska fisherman and owner of Wild Alaskan Salmon Company, believes salmon farms are a perilously overlooked environmental catastrophe. And she’s launched an advocacy effort to help nudge the issue into the spotlight. Pozonsky, Tracie Donahue, and … Continue reading

PR Web, 30 Sept 2013: Latest Escape Demonstrates Salmon Farming is Unsustainable, Says the Atlantic Salmon Federation

PR Web, 30 Sept 2013: Latest Escape Demonstrates Salmon Farming is Unsustainable, Says the Atlantic Salmon Federation

PR Web, 30 Sept 2013: Latest Escape Demonstrates Salmon Farming is Unsustainable, Says the Atlantic Salmon Federation Following the escape of over 20,000 mature farmed Atlantic salmon, the sustainability of the salmon farming industry needs to be questioned, says the Atlantic Salmon Federation. Corner Brook, Newfoundland (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 The Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF) … Continue reading

Closed Containment Systems Conference Canada: Fish needs – doing it right by the farmed fish AND the environment

Closed Containment Systems Conference Canada: Fish needs – doing it right by the farmed fish AND the environment

Fish needs – doing it right by the farmed fish AND the environment Tides Canada, Uncommon solutions for the common good. 5 September 2013 This is the second in a series of guest blogs from the 5th Aquaculture Innovation Workshop, organized by Tides Canada’s Salmon Aquaculture Innovation Fund that focuses on advancing aquaculture solutions which … Continue reading