reLAKSation

01 Jul: reLAKSation no 1080

Clouds: Last week, Professor Russel Griggs went before the Scottish Parliament’s Rural Affairs, Islands and Natural Environment Committee to discuss…

24 Jun: reLAKSation no 1079

Unplanned: In his review of the aquaculture regulation process, Professor Griggs had said that he had never come across such…

17 Jun: reLAKSation no 1078

There’s no catch:  My recent comments about the state of Scottish salmon and sea trout catches have provoked the keyboard…

10 Jun: reLAKSation no 1077

Ewe better believe it!: A couple of weeks ago a disparate group of anti-salmon farming objectors ran a full page…

03 Jun: reLAKSation no 1076

The Good & the Bad: Two stories have come to my attention this week, and both deserve being my first…

27 May: reLAKSation no 1075

Canadian Science: The Canadian anti-salmon farming lobby is currently attempting to obtain as much media coverage about the negative impact…

20 May: reLAKSation no 1074

There’s the catch!: Fisheries Management Scotland published their 2021 Annual Review on March 23rd 2021. This year, the review finally…

13 May: reLAKSation no 1073

Corrections: Unfortunately, reLAKSation no 1071 suffered from a typographical error. My comment about the River South Esk sea trout catches…

06 May: reLAKSation no 1072

Regulation: Fish Farmer Magazine reported from the Aquaculture UK show which was officially opened by the Rural Affairs Minister Mairi…

29 Apr: reLAKSation no 1071

Loch Maree revisited: Salmon & Trout Conservation recently tweeted that salmon farms are a breeding ground for sea lice which…

22 Apr: reLAKSation no 1070

Lice attack: This week the Watershed Watch Salmon Society tweeted that salmon farm lice had spread from open-net salmon farms…

15 Apr: reLAKSation no 1069

Easter prices: Salmon Business reports that in the run up to Easter, the Norwegian spot market for whole salmon is…

08 Apr: reLAKSation no 1068

Blame game: Last week, Fisheries Management Scotland launched a series of films about the pressures facing wild salmon in Scotland….

01 Apr: reLAKSation no 1067

Community: According to the West Highland Free Press, a poll of people living within ten miles of a salmon farm…

25 Mar: reLAKSation no 1066

Anti-farm: In reLAKSation no 1960, I discussed the preliminary results of the west coast tracking study. I had attended an…