RESOURCES

Everything you should know about open net-pen aquaculture and the industry, in Nova Scotia and beyond. 

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ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

​2016 - Industrial aquaculture and the politics of resignation. Marine Policy, Elsevier Ltd. Benjamin Rigby, Reade Davis, Dean Bavington, Christopher Baird. Memorial University of Newfoundland


2016 - Contentious mobilities and Cheap(er) Labour: Temporary Foreign Workers in a New Brunswick Seafood Processing Community 
Canadian Journal of Sociology. Christine Knott.

2014 - A New Regulatory Framework for Low-Impact/High-Value Aquaculture in Nova Scotia.The Final Report of the Independent Aquaculture Regulatory Review for Nova Scotia Meinhard Doelle and William Lahey (2014)​

Land Based RAS and Open Pen Salmon Aquaculture: Comparative Economic and Environmental Assessment
The Conservation Fund. 

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NEWS VIDEO & DOCUMENTARY

​2019 - Artifishalproduced by Patagonia

2019 - CBC's Here & Now on salmon farming in Newfoundland

2018 - To the Journey's End: the Lifecycle of Wild Salmon, by Bernard Martin

2017 - Are fish farms pushing wild salmon towards extinction? Produced by CTV-W5 

2017 - Salmon Science: Understanding the Principle of Infectious Disease in Wild Salmon Declines (Lecture), by Dr. Kristi Miller

2016 - ABC's 4 Corners on salmon farming in Australia

2015 - An introduction to Nova Scotia's Sustainable Blue and land-based salmon farming

 

2014 - Fillet Oh Fish, by Nicolas Daniel

2013 - Salmon Confidential, by Twyla Roscovitch and Alex Morton

2012 - Salmon Wars, by Silver Donald Cameron and Chris Beckett

2009 - The End of the Line, produced by Dartmouth Films

2004 - The Last Weir, by Tim Wilson

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OP-EDS & MAGAZINE

April 7, 2020 - The Chronicle Herald

Politicians can’t evade aquaculture responsibility
Daryl Gray

April 1, 2020 - The Chronicle Herald

Why don’t politicians listen to fish farm opposition?

Katherine Feiel

March 20, 2020 - The Chronicle Herald

End looms for open-pen salmon farms — time for Atlantic Canada to get on board

Ralph Surette

March 9, 2020 - The Chronicle Herald

Take it from a reluctant ‘activist’: aquaculture a noxious industry

Cora Swinamer

January 31, 2020 - The Chronicle Herald

Five knocks against farming salmon along Nova Scotia coast

Helga Guderley 

January 15, 2020 (p 13) - Masthead News

Twin Bays Coalition Says “No!” to Open-Net Pens

Geoff Le Boutillier (St. Margaret’s Bay) & Syd Dumaresq (Mahone Bay)