Tagged: salmon farming

cormorant

Salmon v. sea birds?

Environmentalists criticize Norwegian salmon farmers over cormorant shooting The Local Several salmon farmers in Norway applied this winter for permission to shoot birds that have caught fish from their facilities, according to a report....

Grieg Seafood purchases Shetland firm

Norwegian Grieg Seafood ASA’s subsidiary Grieg Seafood Hjaltland UK Ltd has signed an agreement to acquire Shetland-based Northern Aquaculture Limited. Grieg will acquire four production sites on the west coast of Shetland with a...

Norway alert on lice

NORWAY’S Directorate for Nature Management and the Norwegian Institute for Nature Research (Nina) have issued a warning that salmon farming in Norway must be reduced during 2010 The warning is directed to the new...