Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "aquaculture" Tag

Open net pens fail, again, and Atlantic salmon rot and stink up NL shoreline

Most agree Atlantic salmon aquaculture can be a good thing. However, salmon farming science regarding open pens is not science, its' bull shit and needs to be fixed. [...]

October 11, 2019 Atlantic salmon, Atlantic Salmon Federation News, Breaking News, FEATURE STORY, Slide, water pollution event

Book Review: A new classic, “Squaretail” by Bob Mallard

"Plunge" stocking over wild fish is not good science, and introducing nonnative fish, and nonnative bait can be dumber than a reality TV show host turned politician. [...]

August 5, 2019 Book Review, brook trout, Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

What’s the future of migrating wild fish stocks?

There are issues of great concern about the unplanned spawning mix of hatchery fish with wild fish... think extinction [...]

April 16, 2019 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Blueprint needed for saving wildlife, Atlantic Salmon

Allowing the decline in Atlantic salmon returns to North America from Greenland's overharvesting, aquaculture, pollution, and dams is inexcusable. [...]

March 15, 2019 RECENT, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: Oct. 12 – 18, 2018

Here are some stories from this past week that circuitously addressed fly fishing - from around the net. [...]

October 19, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Conservation: Farmed Atlantic Salmon Escapees are Interbreeding

Wild populations of salmon are adapted to temperature, flow rate, pH levels - farmed fish have been bred for fast growth in a closed environment. [...]

October 1, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: August 3 – 9, 2018

Catch this past weeks summary of news items that affect the preservation of the outdoors, public lands, and fly fishing's latest happenings. [...]

August 10, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Atlantic Salmon in Florida? Really?

Atlantic Sapphire to open what would be the US' first operational, large-scale commercial salmon farm and deliver an initial harvest of 800 metric tons by mid-2020. [...]

February 14, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Norway’s land based alternative to net pen salmon farms

Land-based aquaculture is becoming mainstream fish farming while open pen sea-based fish farming has run into huge environmental and product health issues [...]

May 8, 2017 News, RECENT, Slide

The Plan: Fall behind fast?

While commercial fishing, things ocean, and striper quotas probably mean very little in Lincon, Nebraska - climate change should. Think NOAA... [...]

April 28, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide