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Background & Resources

 

Save Staffa Archipelago Petition

 

Atlantic Salmon Trust Salmon Farming in Scotland

 

Atlantic Salmon Trust Map of Scottish Salmon Farms

 

Argyll and Bute Planning Portal for Environmental Statement ref 12/01176/MFF

 

Blue Marine Foundation

 

GAAIA - Global Alliance Against Industrial Aquaculture

 

Rob Edwards Environmental News and Comment

 

Salmon & Trout Association's Stand up for Wild Salmon campaign

 

Salmon Farm Monitor

 

Scottish Salmon Company

 

Scottish Salmon Producers Organisation

 

Sea Shepherd UK

 

Seal Scotland

 

The International Experience

 

Farmed Salmon Exposed : The global reach of the Norwegian Salmon Farming Industry, PureSalmon, 2009.  Parts 1-4

 

Grinding Nemo : A film about fishmeal made by the Swedish Nature Conservation Society

 

Salmon Wars in Nova Scotia, 2010

 

Select Bibliography

 

Booth, C.G., Impacts of Commercial Aquaculture Acoustic Devices on harbour porpoises west of Scotland. Department of Biology. Scottish Oceans Institute. University of St Andrews., 2010

Buschmann, A.H, et al., Scientist Statement on the Aquaculture Industry’s Impact on Marine Ecology and Human Health, 2006

Costello, M.J., How sea lice from salmon farms may cause wild salmonid declines in Europe and North America and be a threat to fishes elsewhere. Proceedings of the Royal Society, July 2009.

Foran J.A. et al., Risk-Based Consumption Advice for Farmed Atlantic and Wild Pacific Salmon Contaminated with Dioxins and Dioxin-like Compounds, Environ Health Perspect., 2005

Ford, J.S., Myers, R.A., Global Assessment of Salmon Aquaculture Impacts on Wild Salmonids, LoS Biol 6(2) February 2008.

Hites, R.A. et al. Global Assessment of Organic Contaminants in Farmed Salmon. Science 303, 226-229 (2004)

Johnston, D. W., The Effect of Acoustic Harassment Devices on Harbour Porpoises (Phocoena Phocoena) in the Bay of Fundy, Canada. Biological Conservation, 108, 113 –118, 2002

Marine Scotland Science, Scottish Fish Farm Production Survey, 2010 Report, Scottish Government. (Cf. also earlier years of this survey).

Scottish Salmon Producers Organisation, Sustainability in Scottish Salmon Aquaculture, Key Components and Drivers, Thistle Environmental, 2008

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