Category Archives: Cages/Pens

SENATE votes in favour of phasing out Atlantic salmon farming in Washington State by 2025; BC repercussions…

Continue reading SENATE votes in favour of phasing out Atlantic salmon farming in Washington State by 2025; BC repercussions…

OFFSHORE aquaculture: AKVA group loses appeal for rejection of 4 development licenses; Will continue Atlantis Subsea Farming project with one license

Continue reading OFFSHORE aquaculture: AKVA group loses appeal for rejection of 4 development licenses; Will continue Atlantis Subsea Farming project with one license

RAS: Japan firm seeks to spawn salmon farm revolution; “Supply is not catching up with the growing demand”

Continue reading RAS: Japan firm seeks to spawn salmon farm revolution; “Supply is not catching up with the growing demand”

COOKE Aqua: “Any ban on Atlantic salmon farming would be based purely on emotion and ideology, not science”; Bill 2957 to ban salmon farms dies in WA Legislature

Continue reading COOKE Aqua: “Any ban on Atlantic salmon farming would be based purely on emotion and ideology, not science”; Bill 2957 to ban salmon farms dies in WA Legislature

COOKE Aqua farm failure & escape aftermath: WA State legislature passes a Bill which could phase-out salmon farming by 2025

Continue reading COOKE Aqua farm failure & escape aftermath: WA State legislature passes a Bill which could phase-out salmon farming by 2025

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’…

Continue reading 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’…

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

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

COOKE Aquaculture Pacific sues Washington State’s Department of Natural Resources; ‘Decision to terminate lease not supported by facts’

Continue reading COOKE Aquaculture Pacific sues Washington State’s Department of Natural Resources; ‘Decision to terminate lease not supported by facts’

WA authorities terminate Cooke Aqua’s Atlantic salmon farm lease Port Angeles: “…failed to maintain the facility in a safe condition”; Cooke responds

Continue reading WA authorities terminate Cooke Aqua’s Atlantic salmon farm lease Port Angeles: “…failed to maintain the facility in a safe condition”; Cooke responds

ESCAPES: Investigation of circumstances re. Cooke Aqua’s Cypress Island farm failure: Final report due January 2018, “full range of options” to be evaluated

Continue reading ESCAPES: Investigation of circumstances re. Cooke Aqua’s Cypress Island farm failure: Final report due January 2018, “full range of options” to be evaluated

COOKE fined $8,000 penalty for violating state law re. water quality at Bainbridge Island net pen facility; Not related to the net pen collapse

Continue reading COOKE fined $8,000 penalty for violating state law re. water quality at Bainbridge Island net pen facility; Not related to the net pen collapse

TASSAL goes salmon farming offshore & commences “phased retirement of in-shore farms”; “We humbly accept the lessons learned” re. Macquarie Harbour…

Continue reading TASSAL goes salmon farming offshore & commences “phased retirement of in-shore farms”; “We humbly accept the lessons learned” re. Macquarie Harbour…

COOKE Aqua farmed fish escape aftermath: Legislation to be introduced would see future Atlantic salmon net-pen farming banned in State of Washington

Continue reading COOKE Aqua farmed fish escape aftermath: Legislation to be introduced would see future Atlantic salmon net-pen farming banned in State of Washington

LEGAL fight begins’: Wild Fish Conservancy files lawsuit against Cooke Aqua for “negligent release of over 100,000 farmed Atlantic salmon into public waters”

Continue reading LEGAL fight begins’: Wild Fish Conservancy files lawsuit against Cooke Aqua for “negligent release of over 100,000 farmed Atlantic salmon into public waters”

GAAIA’s Don Staniford now taking aim at RSPCA for certifying “serial seal killer” salmon farms in Scotland…

Continue reading GAAIA’s Don Staniford now taking aim at RSPCA for certifying “serial seal killer” salmon farms in Scotland…

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’

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