New campaign launched by activist Don Staniford: ‘Scottish Salmon Watch’

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

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FISHING: Largest Chinook salmon disappearing from U.S. (& Canada) West Coast; “Selective removal of large fish has likely contributed”

Continue reading FISHING: Largest Chinook salmon disappearing from U.S. (& Canada) West Coast; “Selective removal of large fish has likely contributed”

75 Octopus Sector Report; Only small fraction of global octopus fisheries can be classified as sustainable, FIPs have important role to play – SFP

Continue reading 75 Octopus Sector Report; Only small fraction of global octopus fisheries can be classified as sustainable, FIPs have important role to play – SFP

POMV & elections: Tasmania’s “biggest primary industry is tallying the loss of hundreds of thousands of fish”

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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

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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

TASSAL joins Global Salmon Initiative, expanding GSI membership to 17 firms: 55% of world’s farmed salmon industry now committed to 100% ASC certification

Continue reading TASSAL joins Global Salmon Initiative, expanding GSI membership to 17 firms: 55% of world’s farmed salmon industry now committed to 100% ASC certification

DATA sonification: Listening to data could be the best way to track salmon migration; enables even untrained listeners to interpret large amounts of complex data

Continue reading DATA sonification: Listening to data could be the best way to track salmon migration; enables even untrained listeners to interpret large amounts of complex data

ABALONE epidemic study on U.S. West Coast illustrates “how climate change could impact already vulnerable species”

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ESCAPES: Inland Fisheries Ireland cautions against renewal and/or award of salmon farming licences “where conditions are not being adhered to”

Continue reading ESCAPES: Inland Fisheries Ireland cautions against renewal and/or award of salmon farming licences “where conditions are not being adhered to”

ONCHORHYNCHUS Sp. sensitive to magnetic field throughout life cycle; “we need to know how rearing conditions might impact fish, particularly in the case of hatcheries”

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MICROPLASTICS found in the stomachs of 73% of mesopelagic fish caught in the NW Atlantic; “one of the highest levels globally”

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IFFO responds to National Geographic: “Reality is that there is an opportunity for alternative ingredients like insect meal without needing to displace fishmeal”

Continue reading IFFO responds to National Geographic: “Reality is that there is an opportunity for alternative ingredients like insect meal without needing to displace fishmeal”

GENETICS: Oregon State University study shows hatchery salmon display different behaviours; ESA implications “may be profound”…

Continue reading GENETICS: Oregon State University study shows hatchery salmon display different behaviours; ESA implications “may be profound”…

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