Huon Aquaculture Hit Again with 'Hugely Concerning' Fish Escapement
For the second time in nearly two weeks, Huon Aquaculture announced a fish escapement. On the morning of December 2, a Huon-owned fish pen had a tear in its inner net and allowed 120,000-130,000 fish to escape.
Due to the small size of the fish (550 grams average weight) they are unlikely to survive in the marine environment, the company announced.
On November 23, Huon reported a fire that damaged one of the company’s fish pens, which led to the loss of 50,000 – 52,000 4kg fish, as SeafoodNews covered...
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