NZ Minister of Fisheries decision to ensure that Southern Squid Trawl Fishery activity does not threaten overall population of sea lions

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UN declares June 5 as International Day for the Fight Against IUU Fishing & 2022 as International Year of Artisanal Fisheries and Aquaculture

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ANALYSIS will focus on global occupational health, safety standards & challenges facing 18 million people in global aquaculture industry; FAO-funded research

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IHNV RISK assessment finds “minimal risk of pathogen transfer to wild salmon” from salmon farms – DFO advice “developed by consensus”

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REDUCING how much nitrogen enters a lake has little impact on algal blooms: Findings of 46-year whole-ecosystem experiment in northwestern Ontario, Canada

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ASC logo accounted for largest growth out of the 9 labels surveyed in Dutch market: +78%… 65% of seafood now labelled either MSC/ASC

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

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New Albany mollusc hatchery to expand aquaculture & create Western Australia jobs; “Aquaculture is an emerging industry with huge potential in Western Australia” – Premier

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COOKE acquires Omega Protein (“on track to be approved by the MSC”) for US$500 million; Strategic move into feed business

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

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

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

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“AUSTRALIANS were deceived by some environmentalists who conjured a conspiracy theory that foreign fishing vessels were about to arrive en masse”… – AFMA CEO

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CSR: ODP now includes corporate commitments: “Publishing sustainability commitments is a core element of a responsible seafood policy”

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

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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