Salmon Farm Planned on Chesapeake Eastern Shore

The Chesapeake Bay is known to many for the seafood it produces: blue crabs, oysters and striped bass. In a few years, though, the bay region could become a major producer of an even more

Large Maine Salmon Farm Clears Key Regulatory Hurdle

August 27, 2020 Associated Press

A Maine environmental board has issued draft permits to the developer of a large salmon farm that would be built on land.

Belfast Hosts Aquaculture Summit as Debate Rages Over Proposed Salmon Farm

As local officials deliberate on plans for a controversial land-based salmon farm, about 250 aquaculture farmers, researchers, students and others convened at the University of Maine’s Hutchinson Center on Friday to explore the possibilities of the growing industry.

Norwegian CEO to Meet N.L. Minister Over Disclosure of Farmed Salmon Deaths

November 6, 2019 THE CANADIAN PRESS

The head of a Norwegian aquaculture company is flying to Newfoundland and Labrador this week for a meeting with the province’s fisheries minister regarding a mass die-off of farmed salmon earlier this year.

Finger Lakes Fish’s LocalCoho is World’s First RAS Coho Salmon Farm to be Awarded BAP

October 25, 2019 Global Aquaculture Alliance

Congratulations to Finger Lakes Fish Inc., the world’s first recirculating aquaculture system (RAS) coho salmon farm to be awarded Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) certification, the Global Aquaculture Alliance announced in early October.