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New Link Section On Sea Lice, and use of Pesticides by the Aquaculture Industry

Check out links dealing with pesticides and issues related to aquaculture management practices.

Pathways of Effects for Finfish and Shellfish Aquaculture - report published

In October 2009, a workshop was organized in Ottawa by the DFO Canadian Science Advisory Secretariat (CSAS) to examine environmental effects of aquaculture. The final report from the workshop will be used to develop a framework for regulation of the aquaculture sector in Canada.

Ron Loucks, representing Friends of Port Mouton Bay, participated in this workshop. Other attendees included representatives from government, industry, non-governmental organizations and First Nations.

Book Reviews

Alternatives to Open Cage Fish Farms

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Provincial Sites

Nova Scotia


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Aquaculture Management (Pesticide Use)

Book Reviews

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