A consortium is looking at how anchoring technology currently used in Scotland’s marine energy sector might be transferred to aquaculture.
MSPs last night backed calls for urgent action to tighten the regulation of fish farms and minimise the industry’s impact on the environment.
Highland Council’s leader believes she has “never seen communities in better heart”, despite a year of unprecedented budget cuts since the local elections.
Two huge fish farms have been given the green light to be located in sight of the “most beautiful view in the UK.”
The Scottish Salmon Company (SSC) said yesterday work on its new site on Benbecula was progressing well.
An arch critic of salmon farming is demanding the Scottish Government publishes its latest data on many seals have been killed by the industry.