Category Archives: Cohen Aquaculture Daily

Stan Proboszcz responds to fish farm expansion in B.C.

Salmon Farm Industry in B.C. Pushes To Expand – Watershed Watch Responds

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In The News: As the fish farm industry pushes to expand on the B.C. coast, the aquaculture marketing campaign has begun in earnest, dismissing concerns for wild salmon as based on “myth”.  There are eight new open-net fish farm proposals in …

Cohen Aquaculture Daily – December 19, 2011

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Transcript: December 19, 2011 Hearing Transcript Summary: The third day of disease hearings focused again on a panel of senior scientists and managers from the federal government. Issues that were discussed included: Dr. Simon Jones discussed his doubts about the …

Cohen Aquaculture Daily – December 16, 2011

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Transcript: December 16, 2011 Hearing Transcript Summary: The Cohen Commission continued its second of three days of hearings to examine the issue of ISAv in the Pacific. Nellie Gagné and Dr. Fred Kibenge made up the morning panel. Issues that …

Cohen Aquaculture Daily – December 15, 2011

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Transcript: December 15, 2011 Hearing Transcript Summary: Due to the recent detection of ISAv in wild salmon in BC by a lab in UPEI and Are Nylund’s lab at the University in Bergen, Norway, the Cohen Commission added three days …

Cohen Aquaculture Daily – September 8, 2011

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Transcript: September 8, 2011 Hearing Transcript Summary: Today’s continued questioning of the “Perspectives on Aquaculture” panel included discussion on the appropriateness of siting criteria; the sufficiency of regulation to protect wild salmon; and disease control in open net-pen salmon farms. …