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Media coverage of Agrimarine’s installation of first commercial-scale closed containment tank for salmon farming

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The Coastal Alliance for Aquaculture Reform issued the media release CAAR celebrates AgriMarine’s first commercial-scale closed containment tank installation applauding the installation of a marine-based salmon farming tank in Campbell River. In the media release, CAAR explains how local closed …

Vancouver Sun article: Virus may have killed Fraser River salmon, study says

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The Vancouver Sun article Virus may have killed Fraser River salmon, study says discusses a new study released in the journal Science. The study found that certain Pacific salmon appear to have a viral infection at sea causing them to …

Watershed Watch quoted in Times Colonist article: Return of fish farm reckless, groups say

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The Times Colonist article Return of fish farm reckless, groups say discusses how the reactivation of a salmon farm at Conville Bay is putting half a million farm salmon on the migration route of sockeye salmon. Watershed Watch Fisheries Biologist, …

FishNews.eu article: Bad decision to put more salmon in path of Fraser River sockeye, say grouping

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FishNews.eu discusses the Coastal Alliance for Aquaculture Reform’s response to the restocking of a salmon farm in Conville Bay in the article Bad decision to put more salmon in path of Fraser River sockeye, say grouping. Watershed Watch is a …

CAAR media release: Half a million more farmed salmon being placed in the path of migrating Fraser River sockeye

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The Coastal Alliance for Aquaculture Reform issued the media release Half a million more farmed salmon being placed in the path of migrating Fraser River sockeye upon news that a salmon farm in Conville Bay has Not anymore just phenergan …