Atlantic salmon

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Synonyms for Atlantic salmon

fatty pink flesh of fish from northern coastal Atlantic

found in northern coastal Atlantic waters or tributaries

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Heritage is also paying $375,000 to fund wild Atlantic salmon restoration efforts in Washington County, where most salmon farms in Maine are located.
Aquaculture-escaped Atlantic salmon are capable of spawning in B.
1999: Movements of two strains of radio tagged Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L.
The purchase, which is expected to close within the next 30 days, will provide the company with a land-based, contained aquaculture system to grow AquAdvantage Salmon near major demand centres in the USD 2bn US Atlantic salmon market.
Antiquarian bookseller and passionate salmon fisher, Charles Wood has amassed the world's greatest collection of Atlantic salmon works, and this beautiful coffee-tabler, much of it possessing a high level of historical value, showcases 230 of the most interesting.
Denise Ashton of the |WTT (centre) with Kirsty Williams and Elin Jones The idea was dreamt up by Afonydd Cymru in partnership with Salmon and Trout Conservation Cymru, the Wild Trout Trust (WTT) and the Atlantic Salmon Trust.
This status is about to change with the approval last week by the US Federal Drug Administration (US-FDA) of a genetically engineered (GE) Atlantic salmon which grows almost twice as fast as regular Atlantic salmon under farmed conditions (i.
The fish in question -- deemed "frankenfish" by opponents of genetic engineering and "AquAdvantage Salmon" by its breeders -- is an Atlantic salmon that has had its genes crossed with Pacific Chinook salmon to make it grow nearly twice as fast.
WILD Atlantic salmon - known as "the king of fish" - is still facing a dangerous decline and Welsh consumers are being urged to avoid eating it in a bid to help out the iconic species.
Rivers of Dreams: The Evolution of Fly-Fishing and Conservation of Atlantic Salmon in Newfoundland and Labrador (1700-1949).
Atlantic salmon is one of the major species grown by aquaculture.
The GFHNRC scientists and their colleagues published two papers that examine the role of eating farmed Atlantic salmon as a means to increase intake of omega-3 fatty acids among consumers.
Field Science--Through stocking, smallmouth bass now occur in Maine waters that still contain populations of native Atlantic salmon.
For example, Atlantic salmon prices have fallen 46% since reaching $13 per kilogram in 2011.
8m in January-March 2011 on higher volumes and better prices for the main products -- Atlantic salmon and salmon trout.
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