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Multinational Cooke Aquaculture threatens Washington state senate with $76 million NAFTA judgement

A Washington State senate Water, Natural Resources and Parks Committee hearing testimony on Tuesday on a bill which would phase out then ban open pen salmon farms in state waters, was surprised by a threat from Cooke Aquaculture senior vice president Joel Richardson of a claim under NAFTA rules for their $76 million investment plus lost profits and legal costs fees through an arbitration process. 407 more words

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Class action suit against salmon farms certified in British Columbia

A British Columbia First Nation has won the right to launch a class-action lawsuit over damage to wild salmon stocks related to salmon farms in the… 574 more words


Vaccines failing to protect farmed fish from disease, says study from Canadian, Chilean researchers

Fish also dying from too many injections

“It’s getting harder to wipe out the parasites without also killing the fish.”

Presence of sea lice increases disease and mortality rates…

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Cooke Aqua threat to Puget Sound results in license revocation in Washington Sate

facility poses significant threat to the Puget Sound – Legislation also tabled to cancel future lease renewals

A Cooke Aquaculture fish farm in Port Angeles, Washington has had its license revoked after a series of violations, the Seattle Times reported. 305 more words

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Cooke Aqua faces pollution charges in Washingtone State

Canadian multi-national fish farmer Cooke Aquaculture is being penalized for something other than releasing more than 100,000 Atlantic farm salmon into the Puget Sound region near Seattle, Washington. 244 more words

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Trout & Salmon Farmers Unite To Test New Sea Lice Treatment

One of the greatest barriers to aquaculture’s expansion is the threat of disease and pests, which can quickly spread amid any group of living creatures, particularly in aquatic environments.  296 more words


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