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Why live and work in Campbell River?

Campbell River is the hidden gem on Vancouver Island. It’s a community  with low crime, low unemployment and a place where the rich and famous come to play in summer and winter. (And no one bugs them.) Campbell River is also the Salmon Capital of the World. We are the...

Pacific cleanerfish project proves its worth

the Fish Site 18 April 2017, at 1:00am Following the successful deployment of a number of species notably lumpsuckers and ballan wrasse as cleanerfish in salmon cages in the eastern Atlantic, the aquaculture industry in BC has been seeking to find a fish native to the...

Local perch species clean sea lice from salmon, research finds

Vancouver Sun - Randy Shore Published on: April 2, 2017 | Last Updated: April 2, 2017 5:02 PM PDT Two local species of Pacific perch are showing aptitude as “cleaner fish” for salmon aquaculture, which could reduce the need for chemical treatments of sea lice on...

Gill Health Workshop

Gill Health Workshop

Gill Health in Cultured Salmon: Current Knowledge & Future Directions Workshop Feb 9 & 10, 2017 Maritime Heritage Centre Campbell River, BC Sponsored by:  Fisheries & Oceans Canada, BC Salmon Farmers Association, Skretting North America, Pharmaq AS, Syndel...

Two local researchers appointed as professors

Press Release Published in the Campbell River Mirror on November 18, 2016 Two leading research scientists from the BC Centre for Aquatic Health Sciences have been appointed Adjunct Professors at Vancouver Island University. Local Research Scientists at the BC Centre...

Please help my pet fish!

Occasionally at BC CAHS, we get questions from the general public on how to help their pet fish that may be ill.  Fortunately, we have several fish health experts on staff that are able to offer advice. Below is a call for help that we received recently, and the...

Stakeholders gather for annual BCSFA summit

BCSFA AGM By Jocelyn Doll Campbell River Mirror Posted Oct 18, 2016 Everyone from shipping companies to generator suppliers and academics to community leaders braved the threat of a storm to gather last Thursday and Friday for the annual B.C. Salmon Farmers...

Could Chile have avoided the algae bloom disaster?

Chile Algae Bloom Disaster Kim Tran Intrafish Published: 30.03.2016 15:15 Updated: 30.03.2016 16:06 Experts weigh in on potential mitigation measures, and how the salmon industry can prepare for the next outbreak. With the numbers stacking up higher in Chilean salmon...

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