Category Archives: HSMI

LEGAL: A. Morton & Namgis First Nation go to Court against DFO and Marine Harvest & Cermaq re. PRV; Video Primer

Continue reading LEGAL: A. Morton & Namgis First Nation go to Court against DFO and Marine Harvest & Cermaq re. PRV; Video Primer

‘WILD Salmon Defenders Alliance’ & ‘Wild Fish Conservancy Northwest’ urge for “international collaboration for a fish farm free Pacific coast”; Cooke escape aftermath

Continue reading ‘WILD Salmon Defenders Alliance’ & ‘Wild Fish Conservancy Northwest’ urge for “international collaboration for a fish farm free Pacific coast”; Cooke escape aftermath

SALMON farming critic Alexandra Morton releases 6-minute film ‘Racing a Virus’ alleging Canadian government “cover-up of a salmon virus from Norway”…

Continue reading SALMON farming critic Alexandra Morton releases 6-minute film ‘Racing a Virus’ alleging Canadian government “cover-up of a salmon virus from Norway”…

NGOs applaud investigation of BC Provincial Fish Health lab; “Detection & disclosure of disease on salmon farms is a matter of considerable importance…”

Continue reading NGOs applaud investigation of BC Provincial Fish Health lab; “Detection & disclosure of disease on salmon farms is a matter of considerable importance…”

“PROBLEMATIC”: SeaChoice rejects ranking of B.C. farmed salmon as “good alternative”; Transparency re. fish health quoted as being a major issue

Continue reading “PROBLEMATIC”: SeaChoice rejects ranking of B.C. farmed salmon as “good alternative”; Transparency re. fish health quoted as being a major issue

“Government failure to test farmed salmon for disease illegal, lawsuit alleges” – A. Morton Vs. Canadian Government lawsuit filed

Continue reading “Government failure to test farmed salmon for disease illegal, lawsuit alleges” – A. Morton Vs. Canadian Government lawsuit filed

‘NOT adhering to biosecurity procedures’; Trespass, filming in cages, use of drone & diver… MH Canada sues Alexandra Morton

Continue reading ‘NOT adhering to biosecurity procedures’; Trespass, filming in cages, use of drone & diver… MH Canada sues Alexandra Morton

 “A lot more public pressure… this is very very important in Ottawa”; ‘Once-muzzled’ Canadian scientist on farmed-wild salmon disease transfer in BC

Continue reading  “A lot more public pressure… this is very very important in Ottawa”; ‘Once-muzzled’ Canadian scientist on farmed-wild salmon disease transfer in BC

A. MORTON sets up new blog/website to keep public updated about her BC farmed salmon ‘investigative’ campaign with Sea Shepherd

Continue reading A. MORTON sets up new blog/website to keep public updated about her BC farmed salmon ‘investigative’ campaign with Sea Shepherd

SOME BC First Nations want “to be a part of the picture” & “independent interval sampling to be analysed through genomic tests” – Open Letter to DFO/Minister

Continue reading SOME BC First Nations want “to be a part of the picture” & “independent interval sampling to be analysed through genomic tests” – Open Letter to DFO/Minister

DFO communicates on “potential diagnosis of Heart and Skeletal Muscle Inflammation in Atlantic salmon at a B.C. fish farm”; Not diagnosis in wild salmon

Continue reading DFO communicates on “potential diagnosis of Heart and Skeletal Muscle Inflammation in Atlantic salmon at a B.C. fish farm”; Not diagnosis in wild salmon

ATLANTIC & Pacific salmon in western North America: Study explores disease causing potential of the Piscine orthoreovirus: “not linked to any disease or mortality”, HSMI

Continue reading ATLANTIC & Pacific salmon in western North America: Study explores disease causing potential of the Piscine orthoreovirus: “not linked to any disease or mortality”, HSMI

BC: “Appeal raises more questions about disease on B.C. salmon farms” – Alexandra Morton

Below, un-edited, is the latest PR (June 9, 2015) issued  by BC-based salmon farming critic Alexandra Morton and Ecojustice: Continue reading BC: “Appeal raises more questions about disease on B.C. salmon farms” – Alexandra Morton

MARINEHarvest Canada (“the only North American source” of ASC-certified salmon) appeals recent court decision; Cites “errors in fact and law as grounds for the appeal”

Continue reading MARINEHarvest Canada (“the only North American source” of ASC-certified salmon) appeals recent court decision; Cites “errors in fact and law as grounds for the appeal”