Research & Reports: 2006

2006, September – Pinto, F., Furci, G. Salmon Piranha Style: Feed Conversion Efficiency in the Chilean Salmon Farming Industry. Ed: Rodrigo Pizarro. Terram Foundation. (pdf) A 21-page report on food-feed debate with a focus on Chile. Read a summary here.

2006, July 31 – Fraser Institute Escapes Report Assessment. Coastal Alliance for Aquaculture Reform (CAAR). (pdf) “Escaped Farmed Salmon: A Threat to BC’s Wild Salmon?” Despite a 26% jump in BC’s farmed salmon production in the past five years, the report concludes the number of escapes has not increased, dismisses fears that Atlantic salmon might establish breeding populations, and downplays other potential risks posed by escaped Atlantic salmon.

2006, June 20 – Speaking Points to the BC Special Committee on Sustainable Aquaculture. Coastal Alliance for Aquaculture Reform (CAAR). CAAR’s speaking points for public hearings held by the Special Committee on Sustainable Aquaculture in British Columbia.

2006, April 24 – CAAR response to Environmental Defense Farmed Salmon Purchasing Standards. Coastal Alliance for Aquaculture Reform.

2006, March 16 – Valuation of the Wild Salmon Economy of the Skeena River Watershed. IBM Consulting Services (Commissioned by the Northwest Institute).