Tagged with Don Staniford

Sea lice hitting Donegal farms hardest

Sea lice hitting Donegal farms hardest

Problems in Lough Swilly and Mulroy Bay The highest recorded levels of sea lice on farmed fish in Ireland were found on two Donegal fish farms in recent months , it has emerged. According to industry-circulated Marine Institute reports leaked to the Donegal News, the worst affected fish farms were those in Lough Swilly and … Continue reading

Details of fish farm chemicals sought

Details of fish farm chemicals sought

A global anti-fish farming activist on a tour of the west coast has called for details of chemical anti-parasite treatments used in Irish waters to be made available. Activist Don Staniford, a known ‘public enemy’ of salmon farming drew a 100-strong crowd to Bantry Bay on Friday. A guest speaker on behalf of campaign group … Continue reading

Anti-fish farm campaigner to visit Bantry

Anti-fish farm campaigner to visit Bantry

The British-born, globe-trotting salmon activist Don Staniford is to speak at a public meeting in Bantry, County Cork on his current tour of Ireland which includes the Aran Islands, Connemara, Clew Bay, Clare Island, Donegal Bay, Mulroy Bay, and Lough Swilly. Staniford, who has been described by aquaculture trade media as salmon farming’s “public enemy … Continue reading

ANTI-FISH FARM CAMPAIGNERS TO VISIT BANTRY

ANTI-FISH FARM CAMPAIGNERS TO VISIT BANTRY

International salmon activist Don Staniford is to speak at a public meeting in Bantry, County Cork on his current tour of Ireland. Staniford, who has been described by aquaculture trade media as salmon farming’s “public enemy number one”, will be accompanied by Elena Edwards of the Canadian WILD SALMON FIRST! campaign and Dr. Roderick O’Sullivan, … Continue reading