Fish farm expansion must stop

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Tassal is persisting with an expansion of their salmon farms in south-eastern Tasmania despite significant threats to endangered species like the Southern Right Whale and Spotted Handfish, native fish, water quality, and public access for sailing, kayaking, fishing and diving.

Environment Tasmania has joined forces with Tasmanian Fishing & Boating News, Australian Marine Conservation Society, Tasmanian Conservation Trust, and Spirit of Bruny to make a submission opposing another salmon farm expansion in the D'Entrecasteaux Channel.

Read our media release here

Send a submission in before midnight 23 January 2015 here

Or contact us to read a copy of our submission.