News features and technical articles about the evolution of aquaculture, one of the world’s fastest growing industries.

Cooke Aquaculture

Responsibility

Relocation of salmon farm not so strait-forward

Cooke Aquaculture is working to move a salmon farm from outside Port Angeles, Wash., farther out into the Strait of Juan de Fuca, the waterway that connects the Pacific Ocean to Puget Sound. Both the company and its critics express 

Intelligence

Aquaculture’s solid opportunity on The Rock

As aquaculture grows in Newfoundland, the socioeconomic future of this Canadian province with a population of 500,000 takes flight with it. It's a welcome development, after a two-decade slump due in part to the downturn of North Atlantic groundfish stocks. 

Intelligence

Yellow Seafood Watch rating opens doors for Maine farmed salmon

Only farmed salmon from four regions in the world have earned a “best choice” or “good alternative” buy ranking from Seafood Watch. Maine-produced product is now an option for retailers and restaurant buyers who follow the Monterey Bay Aquarium’s influential