New measures to better manage aquaculture and protect wild salmon
To the Federal Government, wild salmon protection must go hand in hand with Canadian aquaculture development.
The Government of Canada intends to progress in the implementation of a suite of initiatives that will ensure that the salmon aquaculture sector is economically successful and environmentally sustainable.
One of these initiatives is the performance of a study, in partnership with Sustainable Development Technology Canada and the Province of British Columbia, on the alternative technology for aquaculture, including land and sea-based closed containment technology, informed Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO).
SFP releases 2018 shelf-stable tuna sector report Worldwide
Nearly half of the world’s shelf-stable tuna products are already being sourced in a sustainable or improving manner, with the potential for much more than that, according to the latest sector report from Sustainable Fisheries Partnership.