Wild Atlantic Salmon Protected Thanks to 12-Year Agreement
SEAFOODNEWS.COM [SeafoodNews] - May 29, 2018
Thousands of adult wild Atlantic salmon will be protected from commercial nets and longlines thanks to new agreements between the Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF), the North Atlantic Salmon Fund (NASF) and commercial fishermen in Greenland and the Faroe Islands.
Lasting until 2029, the new 12-year agreement will aid in allowing adult wild Atlantic salmon to return to North American and European rivers.
“Significantly reducing the harvest of wild Atlantic salmon on their ocean feeding grounds is ...
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