Wild vs Farmed Salmon

The following excerpt tells about a report that the World Wildlife Fund just released followed by a link to the full report.

The Great Salmon Run is a 2007 report on the economic interactions between wild and farmed salmon. The report shows that over the past decade, the rapid growth in farmed salmon has dramatically increased total salmon supply, changed the kinds of salmon products that are available, altered the timing of production and raised market quality standards. These drastic changes have raised economic, environmental and trade questions. TRAFFIC’s report makes specific recommendations to policymakers, environmental groups and the fishing industry to address those

http://www.worldwildlife.org/trade/salmonreport.cfm

 

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