Fishery Group Pans Proposed Salmon Farm Off Gouldsboro

January 26, 2021 MaineBiz

Portland-based fishery group is expressing concerns about the proposed site and size of a salmon farm in waters off Gouldsboro.

Shutting Down Salmon Farms in BC Begins in 2022

December 18, 2020 Nelson Bennett, BIV

The beginning of end of the salmon farming industry in B.C. as we know it will start in earnest in 2022 in the Discovery Islands.

Aquaculture Company Pilots New Salmon Farm Containment System On West Coast

An international aquaculture company has launched a trial of a new salmon farm containment system expected to drastically reduce the exchange of sea lice between wild and farmed fish.

Nordic Aquafarms Obtains Permits for Proposed Salmon Farm in Belfast, but Job Isn’t Done Yet

November 24, 2020 Sam Rogers, NEWS CENTER Maine

The company announced Thursday it was awarded four state-level permits but still needs local and federal permits and avoid legal trouble before the ground is broken.

Open-Net Salmon Farms On Their Way Out of B.C. Waters

The federal government is launching consultations on salmon farms with the aim of developing a concrete plan for removing open-net pens from B.C. waters.