Category Archives: Algal/Jellfish blooms / HABs

ALGAL bloom suspected of causing death of ~750,000 500g-salmon “within a couple of hours” on Bakkafrost’s farming site A-81 Kolbanagjógv

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HABS: Harmful Algal Bloom caused mortalities at two Grieg Seafood sites in BC; 250,000 salmon reported dead / 1000 tonnes (50% mortality)

Continue reading HABS: Harmful Algal Bloom caused mortalities at two Grieg Seafood sites in BC; 250,000 salmon reported dead / 1000 tonnes (50% mortality)

REDUCING how much nitrogen enters a lake has little impact on algal blooms: Findings of 46-year whole-ecosystem experiment in northwestern Ontario, Canada

Continue reading REDUCING how much nitrogen enters a lake has little impact on algal blooms: Findings of 46-year whole-ecosystem experiment in northwestern Ontario, Canada

‘FALSE’ claims: Salmon losses at Connemara Fish Farms was caused by Jellyfish and not Cardiomyopathy Syndrome – Irish Marine Institute

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JELLYFISH responsible for tens of thousands of farmed salmon deaths in four West of Ireland fish farms; 80% wiped out in Killary Harbour

Continue reading JELLYFISH responsible for tens of thousands of farmed salmon deaths in four West of Ireland fish farms; 80% wiped out in Killary Harbour

CHILEAN salmon farming production “could reach 720,000 tonnes in 2017” & surpass expectations

Continue reading CHILEAN salmon farming production “could reach 720,000 tonnes in 2017” & surpass expectations

NEW report “identifies steps for better management of Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) in Chile

Continue reading NEW report “identifies steps for better management of Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) in Chile

‘EXTREME volatility…’: A return to production growth in 2017 but global salmon shortage here to stay” – FAO

Continue reading ‘EXTREME volatility…’: A return to production growth in 2017 but global salmon shortage here to stay” – FAO

“BEST results ever in BioMar Group” in 2016; Despite difficulties, notably impact of Chilean algal bloom and salmon industry strikes

Continue reading “BEST results ever in BioMar Group” in 2016; Despite difficulties, notably impact of Chilean algal bloom and salmon industry strikes

BRACING itself for an “aquaculture boom”… “Demand of New Zealand king salmon on the rise due to sea lice in overseas salmon farms”

Continue reading BRACING itself for an “aquaculture boom”… “Demand of New Zealand king salmon on the rise due to sea lice in overseas salmon farms”

HABs… WHO should pay?… Public willing to pay to reduce toxic algae, “but maybe not enough…”; Three key agricultural management plans identified

Continue reading HABs… WHO should pay?… Public willing to pay to reduce toxic algae, “but maybe not enough…”; Three key agricultural management plans identified

SOLID Q3 for Grieg; “Strong underlying demand for salmon & good prices are therefore expected during the remaining months of 2016 & into 2017”

Continue reading SOLID Q3 for Grieg; “Strong underlying demand for salmon & good prices are therefore expected during the remaining months of 2016 & into 2017”

RABOBANK expects Chilean salmon farming industry’s profitability to last, despite new regulation & algal bloom setback

Continue reading RABOBANK expects Chilean salmon farming industry’s profitability to last, despite new regulation & algal bloom setback

TOXINS from freshwater algae found in San Francisco Bay shellfish; “no one has been looking for it”… Implications for human & aquatic health

Continue reading TOXINS from freshwater algae found in San Francisco Bay shellfish; “no one has been looking for it”… Implications for human & aquatic health

U.S. intelligence community produces its first ever unclassified assessment on drivers & global implications of IUU fishing

Continue reading U.S. intelligence community produces its first ever unclassified assessment on drivers & global implications of IUU fishing