Category Archives: Aquaculture

Salmon Wars – A Video Documentary

It looks like we in southcentral Alaska are not alone in our issues with the “business” of aquaculture and its harmful effects on native, natural, wild salmon and other stocks. For more information, visit the site of the video documentary … Continue reading

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Farmed Salmon Virus Attacking Wild Stocks

Richard Routledge, an environmental scientist at the university who leads the sockeye study, suggested that the virus had spread from the province’s aquaculture industry … NY Times Story

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NPR on the waste of farmed fish

It takes about three pounds of feeder fish to produce one pound of farmed salmon.

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