Raincoast RSS Raincoast Twitter Facebook icon

Salmon Papers

November 27th 2013

Stress in grizzly bears linked with salmon shortages

Salmon declines could have long-term effects on grizzly bear health, conclude scientists from Raincoast in a study published today in the scientific journal PLOS ONE…

October 22nd 2013

Bears, salmon and forests: new research on old connections

Raincoast and UVic scientists finds new reasons to support the importance of bears and salmon for tree growth in the ancient forests of Haida Gwaii…

April 28th 2012

Salmon farms as a source of sea lice: Raincoast responds

Raincoast biologist responds to DFO on the impact of salmon farms. Published in Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences

April 17th 2012

Using grizzlies to assess harvest-ecosystem trade-offs in salmon fisheries

Researchers at Raincoast and UC-Santa Cruz investigate how letting more salmon reach spawning streams can benefit bears, the ecosystem and even long‐term fishery catches…

February 8th 2011

Sea lice from salmon farms infect juvenile sockeye

Young sockeye salmon from the Fraser River are being infected with sea lice as they pass fish farms on their migration routes.

November 9th 2010

Evidence of farm-induced parasite infestations on wild juvenile salmon in multiple regions of coastal BC, Canada

M.H.H. Price, A. Morton, and J.D. Reynolds. 2010. Evidence of farm-induced parasite infestations on wild juvenile salmon in multiple regions of coastal British Columbia, Canada. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 67: 1925–1932 Download the paper   Price etal 2010 Farm-induced lice infestations CJFAS 2010

Sponsors

Follow us on Twitter

This site is powered by WordPress, and Pink Sheep Media