Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Fish farm foes to haul traps to legislature

Groups opposed to open-net salmon farms will be in Halifax on Friday with trucks filled with lobster traps they say will be permanently lost from inshore waters when Cooke Aquaculture proceeds with a couple of new salmon farms in St. Marys Bay.

"These groups are not opposed to aquaculture but to the establishment of open-net farms, which are at the bottom of the list in terms of environmental efficiency," said Jordan Nikoloyuk, with the Ecology Action Centre in Halifax. Read more ...

This blog is written by Martin Little, The Aquaculturists, published and supported by the International Aquafeed Magazine from Perendale Publishers
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