- 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: August 2012
The course of the River Nith was altered at Kier’s Greenburn Surface Coal Mine near New Cumnock, during the second week of August 2012. This was the first of two planned diversions of the river to facilitate the extraction of … Continue reading
A fishery board has condemned the Scottish government’s decision to extend the season for the country’s biggest wild salmon netting company. The Esk District Salmon Fishery Board said giving Usan Salmon Fisheries an additional 14 days to catch fish was … Continue reading
In response to a recent article in the Scotsman, Alan Wells, Policy and Planning Director of ASFB made the following comments: Your report “Beleaguered beavers are fishermen’s friend, claim scientists” (10 August) is based on research that has very little … Continue reading
Analysis of the consultation on proposals for the introduction of an Aquaculture and Fisheries Bill, which received 1,342 responses, has been published. The Scottish Government consulted on how to achieve a sustainable future for aquaculture and freshwater fisheries and ensure … Continue reading