Macquarie Harbour salmon farmers may be hit with new rules

We welcome the news that the government has asked salmon companies to clean up their act in Macquarie Harbour. We are disappointed there have been no penalties imposed and no reduction in production limits. After 3 years of damage - do you think the government should do more than politely request that the companies stop breaking the law? 

  

Marine farming licences require the three Tasmanian companies which operate in Macquarie Harbour to undertake regular visual monitoring of the benthic habitat with underwater vehicles mounted with cameras. Picture: SUPPLIED

Macquarie Harbour salmon farmers may be hit with new rules

 


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