Aquaculture Pens in Tasmania, Australia
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Salmon farming commenced in Tasmania in the mid-1980s after a report to the Tasmanian Fisheries Development Authority concluded that a salmon farming industry could be successfully developed in Tasmania. Fertilised Atlantic salmon eggs were purchased in 1984 from stock originally imported in the 1960s from Nova Scotia, Canada. A sea farm was established at Dover in the south of Tasmania and a hatchery was developed at Wayatinah in the central highlands. Continue Reading...
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