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: Sea Lice Epidemic leading to Strong Actions


salmonthink
11-24-2010, 01:18 PM
NEWS FROM THE ATLANTIC SALMON FEDERATION

Environment Canada executed search warrants at offices of Cooke Aquaculture last week in connection with an investigation of cypermethrin found in dead lobsters near Deer Island and Grand Manan.
http://asf.ca/news.php?id=609
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ALEXANDRA COUSTEAU and FRED WHORISKEY were recently quoted on the issue of very high sea lice densities in salmon farms, which are also a major concern to wild Atlantic salmon.* It does not take many to kill a smolt after it enters salt water. Read more in this Scientific American article and watch the video.
http://www.asf.ca/news.php?id=608