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Facts off on salmon story

...details of the farm's efforts to recapture the fish. The B.C. Salmon Farmers Association supports the Atlantic Salmon Watch Program as part of . Mary Ellen Walling Executive Director B.C. Salmon Farmers Association
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Tourists casting lines for salmon near Puerto Cisnes in southern Chile reeled in thin fish with flaking scales last April. So did scientists studying the impacts of the foreign species on native fish.
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...been recovered by commercial fishermen, the B.C. Salmon Farmers Association said. About 286,000 farmed fish are...double-net system, said Anita Peterson of the B.C. Salmon Farmers Association. Escapes are now about 0.3 percent of...
Report: Close fish farms to save wild salmon

...The archipelago is home to the densest concentration of salmon farms on the British Columbia coast. The B.C. Salmon Farmers Association said it wants to cooperate with any solution that will ensure a healthy marine environment. "Like others...
Commission criticizes Canada salmon farms, recommends reforms

Alaska fishermen are lauding a report out of Canada that criticizes the farmed salmon industry in British Columbia and recommends reforms to protect the environment.
Black cod farming poses new threat to Alaskans

...the former chief of aquaculture for Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans, works closely with the B.C. Salmon Farmers Association. Ginetz said companies don't plan to switch from salmon to black cod, but instead to add black cod facilities...


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