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Focus on: Marine Finfish Aquaculture

Publication number Date Published
19-06-010October 2019
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Author(s) Casey Dennehy, Laura Butler, Cyrilla Cook, Maria Hunter, and Kenneth Warheit
Description This document is a Focus Sheet detailing the progress and future activities of the Marine Net Pen Working Group, an interagency team consisting of representatives from the Departments of Ecology, Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Fish and Wildlife. The group was directed by EHB 2957 (2018) to provide guidance on future marine finfish aquaculture operations. The bill also requires the agencies to report to the legislature by November 1, 2019.
NOTES Report must be consistent with RCW 43.01.036
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Keywords Atlantic salmon, finfish, fish farms, non-native, finfish aquaculture, Marine net pens, HB 2957
WEB PAGE State guidance for commericial marine net pens