Category Archives: Huon Aquaculture

“THOUSANDS of direct and indirect jobs anticipated”…  Green light for jobs with Huon Aquaculture to set up WA yellowtail kingfish operations

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TRAGEDY of the Commons? Of “competing interests” between forestry & aquaculture industries in Tasmania… “Leadership” sought from Government…

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TASMANIAN salmon farming: PhD research highlights “Consistency in what is perceived to be a lack of transparency about information upon which decisions are made”

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GLOBAL salmon initiative publishes its 5th year of sustainability data (incl. 14 KPIs); ‘40% of GSI production now ASC-certified’

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THREE big Tasmanian salmon companies “have been battling in the Federal Court”; Huon Exec. Director “grilled by Tassal’s barrister”

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CLIMATE Change: Tasmanian study progresses understanding of how Atlantic salmon respond to ocean temperatures in “upper limits of thermal tolerance”

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POMV & elections: Tasmania’s “biggest primary industry is tallying the loss of hundreds of thousands of fish”

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TASSAL joins Global Salmon Initiative, expanding GSI membership to 17 firms: 55% of world’s farmed salmon industry now committed to 100% ASC certification

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ESCAPES: Failure of Huon Aquaculture ‘s ‘Fortress’ cage North of Sydney leads to escape of “20,000 ‘ravenous’ kingfish”; NSW calls for ‘regulating the regulators’…

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‘SECRET benefactor’ pledges to match donations to Environment Tasmania’s critical farmed salmon campaign, ahead of State elections…

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Environment Tasmania releases report card on innovation performance from Australia’s big three salmon producers

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‘LISTENING to the Harbour’: Macquarie Harbour environmental monitoring and aquaculture-linked challenges described by IMAS scientist

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HOT topic: “Salmon stakes: Risks for the Tasmanian salmon industry” –The Australian Institute report; Addressing reputational issues

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‘ENCOURAGING’ IMAS Macquarie Harbour survey findings; However, “still potential for dissolved oxygen levels to return to critically low levels”

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TASMANIA Finfish Bill passes Upper House: “Strong new laws on salmon farming given the tick of approval by the Legislative Council”

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