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07-11-2011, 12:45 PM
Atlantic Salmon Federation News
July 11, 2011
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Community Groups Appeal Nova Scotia Approval of Fish Farms
Local community members from St. Mary's Bay and the Atlantic Salmon Federation today filed an appeal to the Nova Scotia Supreme Court to oppose the creation of one of the province's largest fish farms in the community's traditional fishing grounds. Read More:
http://asf.ca/news.php?id=712
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In Norway, Critical Situation for Salmon from Sea Lice and Farm Escapes*
This spring and summer there have been large numbers of escapes from salmon farms, and very high densities of sea lice on migrating smolts and adult Atlantic salmon.
http://asf.ca/news.php?id=713