Atlantic salmon farms shift to open seas, trying to shake off lice

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The Norwegian firm Nordlaks plans a 400-meter salmon farm that could withstand open seas, away from coastal areas where fish suffer from marine lice. | REUTERS

Atlantic salmon farming companies are designing huge pens to raise fish in the open seas in a radical shift from calm coastal waters where marine lice have slowed growth of the billion-dollar industry.

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http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2017/04/21/business/atlantic-salmon-farms-shift-open-seas-trying-shake-off-lice#.WPnL1-GubxB

 

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