Frequently Asked Questions
"Where are BC fish farms located?"
We locate our farms in areas that provide the best conditions for our fish, while ensuring that any potential risks to wild salmon are mitigated through strict siting guidelines.
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"The Department’s primary objective in applying these guidelines is to locate aquaculture facilities in areas that are best suited to minimize the risks to fish health and the aquatic ecosystem, consistent with regulatory requirements and a precautionary approach to management, while promoting an economically prosperous and socially sustainable industry."Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Canada
DFO siting guidelines for marine finfish Aquaculture in British Columbia