Tagged with Inland Fisheries Ireland

Irish Examiner, Tuesday 10 Jan 2017: Fish farms indicted on sea trout – Debate is over

http://www.irishexaminer.com/viewpoints/ourview/fish-farms-indicted-on-sea-trout–debate-is-over-438374.html?utm_source=link&utm_medium=click&utm_campaign=nextandprev A GOVERNMENT scientific agency, Inland Fisheries Ireland, has just published the result of 25 years of research involving more than 20,000 sea trout taken from 94 river systems in Ireland or Scotland at varying distances from salmon farms. The research is objective and utterly credible. It once and for all confirms that salmon farms … Continue reading

Inland Fisheries Ireland, 9 Jan 2017: New research finds salmon farming contributes to sea lice infestation on sea trout as valuable stocks decline

The Board of Inland Fisheries Ireland has welcomed new research by scientists from Inland Fisheries Ireland and Argyll Fisheries Trust (Scotland) which found that sea trout carry significantly higher levels of sea lice infestation closer to marine salmon farms. Researchers examined sea lice levels over 25 years from more than 20,000 sea trout. The sea … Continue reading

Inland Fisheries Ireland Press Release, 18 Sept 2014: Salmon Farms can have Significant Impact on Wild Salmon and Sea Trout Stocks

Inland Fisheries Ireland Press Release, 18 Sept 2014: Salmon Farms can have Significant Impact on Wild Salmon and Sea Trout Stocks

Thursday, 18th September 2014 Salmon Farms can have Significant Impact on Wild Salmon and Sea Trout Stocks The Chairman and Board of Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) have today (18.09.14) welcomed a definitive review of over 300 scientific publications, which has just been published, on the effects sea lice can have on sea trout stocks. A … Continue reading

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