Category Archives: Protests / Demonstrations

42,000+ signatures: Petition at Scottish Parliament calls for “wastewater testing at salmon farming operations to save wild [salmon]”

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New campaign launched by activist Don Staniford: ‘Scottish Salmon Watch’

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FOODIES & Pro-surfer join farmed salmon products boycott in Tasmania; Tassal ‘sorry to hear’; Minister refers to “extremely dangerous precedent”

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CERMAQ Canada joins Marine Harvest in applying for injunction against protestors on British Columbia salmon farms

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ISLANDERS concerned about impact of potential new Tassal salmon farm set up a “fighting fund” to support ‘anti’ campaign

Continue reading ISLANDERS concerned about impact of potential new Tassal salmon farm set up a “fighting fund” to support ‘anti’ campaign

‘BOYCOTT Organic Farmed Salmon for Christmas 2017’ petitions for details of outbreaks of disease on Irish salmon farm

Continue reading ‘BOYCOTT Organic Farmed Salmon for Christmas 2017’ petitions for details of outbreaks of disease on Irish salmon farm

‘SHOWDOWN brewing over Atlantic salmon net-pen farming on both sides of the U.S.-Canada border’ – Seattle Times

Continue reading ‘SHOWDOWN brewing over Atlantic salmon net-pen farming on both sides of the U.S.-Canada border’ – Seattle Times

TASSAL, Petuna & TSGA respond to Environment Tasmania: “We see little benefit in creating another guide that duplicates globally established standards”

Continue reading TASSAL, Petuna & TSGA respond to Environment Tasmania: “We see little benefit in creating another guide that duplicates globally established standards”

“Community activism is an increasing risk – however it is not unique to aquaculture and is part of doing business in many industries” – Tassal

Continue reading “Community activism is an increasing risk – however it is not unique to aquaculture and is part of doing business in many industries” – Tassal

LEGAL implications & farm occupations in BC: First Nations video shows ‘thousands’ of wild herring in BC salmon farm cages

Continue reading LEGAL implications & farm occupations in BC: First Nations video shows ‘thousands’ of wild herring in BC salmon farm cages

WATERSHED Watch Salmon Society sends letter to DFO Minister in support of Broughton Archipelago salmon farm occupations

Continue reading WATERSHED Watch Salmon Society sends letter to DFO Minister in support of Broughton Archipelago salmon farm occupations

SUSTAINABILITY reporting: “… increasing transparency of reporting by the world’s largest companies” highlighted by World Seafood Congress

Below is an excerpt from the World Seafood Congress 2017 wrap-up meeting on September 14  in Reykjavík Iceland 2017 – Based on inputs from Matís experts and chairs of sessions at the World Seafood Congress. The comments pertaining to “increasing transparency” by the world’s largest seafood companies follow the September 11, 2017 WSC  presentation by Seafood Intelligence editor Bertrand Charron, titled “Transparency & Sustainability Reporting in the Global Seafood Industry”:

Full highlighted Outcomes from the WSC 2017 here: https://wsc2017.com/2017/09/18/highlighted-outcomes-from-the-world-seafood-congress-in-reykjavik-iceland-2017/

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COOKE WA salmon escape: “Cooke Salmon Pen Collapse Sparks Wave of Protest”… No Cooke website communication since August 21 statement…

Continue reading COOKE WA salmon escape: “Cooke Salmon Pen Collapse Sparks Wave of Protest”… No Cooke website communication since August 21 statement…

OF JOBS, Whales, Politics & 21st century email communications… Environment Tasmania eNGO having a whale of a time with ‘Clean Up Fish Farms’ campaign

Continue reading OF JOBS, Whales, Politics & 21st century email communications… Environment Tasmania eNGO having a whale of a time with ‘Clean Up Fish Farms’ campaign

TASMANIAN protest organised by ‘No Fish Farms’ campaign against Tassal’s planned expansion into Okehampton Bay

Continue reading TASMANIAN protest organised by ‘No Fish Farms’ campaign against Tassal’s planned expansion into Okehampton Bay

“SIGNIFICANT precedent…” Marine Harvest drops trespass lawsuit Vs. ‘John and Jane Doe’; but not against activist Alexandra Morton

Continue reading “SIGNIFICANT precedent…” Marine Harvest drops trespass lawsuit Vs. ‘John and Jane Doe’; but not against activist Alexandra Morton

NEW ZEALAND: Opponents to controversial relocation of salmon farms in the Marlborough Sounds may consider judicial review if Minister backs proposal…

Continue reading NEW ZEALAND: Opponents to controversial relocation of salmon farms in the Marlborough Sounds may consider judicial review if Minister backs proposal…

DON Staniford/GAAIA files formal complaint with EU Commission against the UK & Scottish Gov’t re. Acoustic Deterrent Devices usage on salmon farms

Continue reading DON Staniford/GAAIA files formal complaint with EU Commission against the UK & Scottish Gov’t re. Acoustic Deterrent Devices usage on salmon farms