Building an Industry: P.E.I.’s Only Halibut Farm Continues to Grow
Leaning over the tank full of water in front of him, Bob Johnson pushed open a mesh screen so his visitor could get a look at the creatures lurking inside.
Readily distinguishable from the light blue tanks they swam in, hundreds of flat, dark, outlines hugged the bottom as though their lives depended on it — each about the size of an open human palm.
Despite their love of the bottom of the tank, a couple of the small fish break away, head for the surface and swim leisurely there for a ...
Burin Peninsula Aquaculture Project Registered With NL Environment Department
The Newfoundland and Labrador government announced today that Grieg Nurseries NL Ltd. Has registered a Burin Peninsula project under Part 10 Environmental Assessment of the Environmental Protection Act entitled the Marystown Atlantic Salmon Hatchery.
Grieg is planning to construct and operate a Recirculation Aquaculture System (RAS) Hatchery for Atlantic salmon in the Marystown Marine Industrial Park. The project will include the construction of a hatchery, a smolt nursery and a smolt ...