Category Archives: Sea Lice

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Holyrood Committee releases their findings on the impact of salmon farming; RECC report on Scotland’s salmon farming

Continue reading Holyrood Committee releases their findings on the impact of salmon farming; RECC report on Scotland’s salmon farming

‘MASS resignation’ of 14/17 members of Iceland National Culinary Team over ‘unsustainably farmed salmon’

Continue reading ‘MASS resignation’ of 14/17 members of Iceland National Culinary Team over ‘unsustainably farmed salmon’

MAJOR milestone achieved in sea lice control; Ballan wrasse full lifecycle completed; Will “reduce reliance on wild stocks”

Continue reading MAJOR milestone achieved in sea lice control; Ballan wrasse full lifecycle completed; Will “reduce reliance on wild stocks”

FISH welfare on Scotland’s salmon farms: OneKind establishes ranking; “Consumers are increasingly demanding better welfare standards & transparency…”

Continue reading FISH welfare on Scotland’s salmon farms: OneKind establishes ranking; “Consumers are increasingly demanding better welfare standards & transparency…”

SCOTTISH Government announces new initiative to improve health of wild salmon

Continue reading SCOTTISH Government announces new initiative to improve health of wild salmon

“AQUACULTURE is the world’s fastest growing food producing sector”; 10 Year Farmed Fish Health Framework launched in Scotland

Continue reading “AQUACULTURE is the world’s fastest growing food producing sector”; 10 Year Farmed Fish Health Framework launched in Scotland

CERMAQ Canada voluntarily agrees not to sell as ASC product any salmon from sites currently experiencing sea lice counts exceeding regulatory & historical levels

Continue reading CERMAQ Canada voluntarily agrees not to sell as ASC product any salmon from sites currently experiencing sea lice counts exceeding regulatory & historical levels

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

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

SEA LICE: Cooke Aqua adopts Thermolicer technology as chemical-free sea lice management tool; First-time use in Atlantic Canada

Continue reading SEA LICE: Cooke Aqua adopts Thermolicer technology as chemical-free sea lice management tool; First-time use in Atlantic Canada

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

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

SCOTTISH Parliament inquiry: Views sought on Review of Environmental Impact of Salmon Farming SAMS report content

Continue reading SCOTTISH Parliament inquiry: Views sought on Review of Environmental Impact of Salmon Farming SAMS report content

IRISH Boycott Farmed Salmon Campaign files petition seeking to overturn Government’s refusal to release details of diseases on Irish salmon farms

Continue reading IRISH Boycott Farmed Salmon Campaign files petition seeking to overturn Government’s refusal to release details of diseases on Irish salmon farms

IMPACTS of sea lice on wild salmon & sea trout, S&TC Scotland-commissionned Nina report; Call on Scottish Gov. to review its position re. salmon farming

Continue reading IMPACTS of sea lice on wild salmon & sea trout, S&TC Scotland-commissionned Nina report; Call on Scottish Gov. to review its position re. salmon farming

BBC’s One Show airs two broadcasts focusing on high disease – incl. sea lice – levels on Scottish salmon farms: Parliamentary inquiry in 2018

Continue reading BBC’s One Show airs two broadcasts focusing on high disease – incl. sea lice – levels on Scottish salmon farms: Parliamentary inquiry in 2018

SCOTTISH salmon & trout producers unite against “key barrier to sector growth” (sea lice); Trials to combine freshwater & hydrogen peroxide-based treatments

Continue reading SCOTTISH salmon & trout producers unite against “key barrier to sector growth” (sea lice); Trials to combine freshwater & hydrogen peroxide-based treatments

LOWER costs & strong result for SalMar in Q3 2017; Expects to harvest ~143,000 tonnes in Norway in 2018

Continue reading LOWER costs & strong result for SalMar in Q3 2017; Expects to harvest ~143,000 tonnes in Norway in 2018

FLOATING closed containment system: Cermaq applies for 13 development licenses for FlexiFarm, ‘addresses multi-stakeholder concerns’

Continue reading FLOATING closed containment system: Cermaq applies for 13 development licenses for FlexiFarm, ‘addresses multi-stakeholder concerns’

STANIFORD’s FOI-emails expose alleged Scottish Gov’t ‘pressures’ on SEPA re. proposed ban on sea lice pesticide; Parliamentary aquaculture inquiry in 2018

Continue reading STANIFORD’s FOI-emails expose alleged Scottish Gov’t ‘pressures’ on SEPA re. proposed ban on sea lice pesticide; Parliamentary aquaculture inquiry in 2018

INDIVIDUAL monitoring of salmon: iFarm to reduce aquaculture’s environmental footprint & improve fish welfare/health; Cermaq applies for 10 licences

Continue reading INDIVIDUAL monitoring of salmon: iFarm to reduce aquaculture’s environmental footprint & improve fish welfare/health; Cermaq applies for 10 licences