- BBC Scotland - Scottish salmon farming's sea lice 'crisis' 14/02/2017: The Scottish salmon farming industry is facing major problems from sea lice, which have led to a cut...
Monthly Archives: October 2011
For nearly 60 years Government scientists have collected data on salmon and sea trout caught round the Scottish coast, but not how many rods catch them. However, that information will now be gathered, a move welcomed by fish- farmers who … Continue reading
At the ‘Salmon Summit’ in La Rochelle, France, scientists confirmed that wild Atlantic salmon are dying at sea in alarming numbers. Southern stocks including some in North America and Europe are threatened with extinction. The Atlantic salmon is a unique … Continue reading
Scotland’s salmon farming industry and wild fish organisations have agreed to enter a facilitated discussion process to support the development of a positive way ahead for both sectors. Environment Minister Stewart Stevenson said: “Scotland is blessed with some of the … Continue reading