RE: NANFA-- Speaking announcement for John Volpe (Atlantic

Crail, Todd (
Thu, 10 Oct 2002 09:57:13 -0400

Very good point :)

-----Original Message-----
From: Jeremy Tiemann
Sent: Thursday, October 10, 2002 8:54 AM
Subject: RE: NANFA-- Speaking announcement for John Volpe (Atlantic

This is not 100% true... farm raised Atlantic salmon (as with most,
if not all, farmed raised fish) that escape compete with and
hybridize with native Atlantic salmon, further degrading the quality
and quantity of the Atlantic salmon stock.

>Baring the local ecosystem damage the pens create from the compiling of
>below... It wouldn't be such a big deal if they were using the Atlantic to
>farm the fish in pens because escapes aren't any problem there with Atlantic
>Salmon. However, to provide analogy... It would be just as backward
>to farm Pacific Salmon in the Atlantic.
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