Category Archives: 2016 Retrospectives

With €5 billion sales and profits doubled, EU aquaculture has fully recovered from downturn

Continue reading With €5 billion sales and profits doubled, EU aquaculture has fully recovered from downturn

SUSTAINABILITY Director sought for by the Scottish Salmon Producers Organisation (SSPO); ‘reporting directly to the CEO’

Continue reading SUSTAINABILITY Director sought for by the Scottish Salmon Producers Organisation (SSPO); ‘reporting directly to the CEO’

“€566 billion and growing: the EU blue economy is thriving” – DG Mare publishes 2018 report

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€566 billion & growing… the EU blue economy is thriving; ‘living resources’ (fisheries, aquaculture & processing) up by 22% between 2009-2016

Continue reading €566 billion & growing… the EU blue economy is thriving; ‘living resources’ (fisheries, aquaculture & processing) up by 22% between 2009-2016

REMOTE sensing & new real-time dataset: The global footprint of fisheries “so big it can be seen from space. Really” – Study

Continue reading REMOTE sensing & new real-time dataset: The global footprint of fisheries “so big it can be seen from space. Really” – Study

WALMART HQ ‘Sustainability Summit’: “Our goal is to build transparency and continuous improvement with the seafood supply chain”

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PUBLISHED: seventh (2017) edition of the biennial Canadian Aquaculture R&D Review

Continue reading PUBLISHED: seventh (2017) edition of the biennial Canadian Aquaculture R&D Review

28 aquaculture hatcheries are instrumental in Alaska’s salmon fisheries enhancement programme; ADF&G 2016 report figures

Continue reading 28 aquaculture hatcheries are instrumental in Alaska’s salmon fisheries enhancement programme; ADF&G 2016 report figures

‘LISTENING to the Harbour’: Macquarie Harbour environmental monitoring and aquaculture-linked challenges described by IMAS scientist

Continue reading ‘LISTENING to the Harbour’: Macquarie Harbour environmental monitoring and aquaculture-linked challenges described by IMAS scientist

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…

MARINE mammal deaths on Scottish salmon farms increase in H1 2017; “country risked losing the export market to the USA” – Sunday Times

Continue reading MARINE mammal deaths on Scottish salmon farms increase in H1 2017; “country risked losing the export market to the USA” – Sunday Times

20 years on: over 400 fisheries engaged with the MSC; MSC celebrates its 20th anniversary with special Annual Report edition

Continue reading 20 years on: over 400 fisheries engaged with the MSC; MSC celebrates its 20th anniversary with special Annual Report edition

SUSTAINABLE Fisheries Partnership publishes annual sustainability overview of reduction fisheries; “The situation is still far from satisfactory in Asia”

Continue reading SUSTAINABLE Fisheries Partnership publishes annual sustainability overview of reduction fisheries; “The situation is still far from satisfactory in Asia”

INTERNATIONAL Feed Industry Federation releases its 2016/2017 Annual Report

Continue reading INTERNATIONAL Feed Industry Federation releases its 2016/2017 Annual Report

“A disgrace” – The Herald publishes figures of mortalities disposed-of by Scottish salmon farming industry (per firm): 22.5 million fish in 2016…

Continue reading “A disgrace” – The Herald publishes figures of mortalities disposed-of by Scottish salmon farming industry (per firm): 22.5 million fish in 2016…

1-YEAR Anniversary of the Canadian Government/DFO’s Response to the Cohen Commission Recommendations – Update

Continue reading 1-YEAR Anniversary of the Canadian Government/DFO’s Response to the Cohen Commission Recommendations – Update

BRITISH Columbia salmon farming industry harvested & processed 92,800MT in 2016; Contributed over $1.5-billion towards the B.C. economy – Report

Continue reading BRITISH Columbia salmon farming industry harvested & processed 92,800MT in 2016; Contributed over $1.5-billion towards the B.C. economy – Report

“QUANTITY & value increase again”: Value of fish landed by Scottish registered vessels in 2016 increased by 25% in real terms; Mackerel #1

Continue reading “QUANTITY & value increase again”: Value of fish landed by Scottish registered vessels in 2016 increased by 25% in real terms; Mackerel #1

“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