Young salmon stocks in the upper River Dee are at their highest since Storm Frank wreaked havoc across the north-east four years ago.
A number of Scottish salmon farms have been raided as part of an investigation into whether they have breached EU laws which ban cartels, according to reports.
Serious concerns have been raised about the huge loss of young salmon in the River Dee.
Salmon producers in the northern isles say they are confident 2019 could be the first year in the industry’s 40-year history that no seals will be shot in Shetland as multi-million pound investments into anti-predator nets begin to show positive results.
Scotland’s valuable seafood industry is facing costs running into many millions of pounds if the UK crashes out of the European Union without any trade deal, a Holyrood minister has warned.
A salmon farm barge, which sank off South Uist, is to be salvaged from the seabed, its owner has said.
A Deeside fisherman has made a salmon out of logs - and named it after the storm that battered the region three years ago.
The operators of a new £125million fish feed plant on Skye has so far recruited 37 of 53 staff prior to opening next year– and have pledged that 60% of the workforce will be local.
MSPs have called for urgent action to improve the regulation of Scottish salmon farming and to tackle fish health and environmental challenges.
Calls for a moratorium on new salmon farms in Scotland’s waters have been rejected by MSPs.
The first graduates of a unique fast track training programme for salmon farm managers have taken up their new positions.
Independent salmon farming company Loch Duart has said it invested more than £5 million in developing the business during the 12 months after an “extraordinary” year that saw its profits leap.
Concerns have been voiced over sea lice from farmed salmon pens allegedly having an effect on wild salmon numbers in the Outer Hebrides
The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (Sepa) is investigating after thousands of young salmon became trapped in the gates of two hydro dams in the Highlands.
Two major salmon farmers have reported a milestone in their efforts to control sea lice.
Warm weather prompts emergency talks to halt declining salmon catches on Spey as water drops to lowest level since 1976
Emergency talks have been scheduled in an attempt to reverse a dramatic decline in the amount of salmon caught on the River Spey.
Europe’s largest salmon research project has received a £300,000 funding boost from a north-east company.
A new mapping tool aimed at safeguarding wild salmon in Scottish rivers has been developed in partnership with the Scottish Government to look at the impact of climate change.
Campaigners have criticised the escape of more than 21,000 farmed salmon escaped into a Skye loch.
The salmon fishing season on the River Deveron has been officially opened after a rugby legend helped bless the waters.
Hundreds of anglers gathered on the banks of the fast-flowing River Spey to open this year’s salmon season.
Annual exports of Scotch whisky and salmon have continued to grow at record levels to a combined value of more than £4.95billion, the Scottish Government said yesterday.
It hasn’t been plain sailing on Deeside in recent years.
Salmon farmer Cooke Aquaculture Scotland (CAS) insisted yesterday it had never discharged untreated wastewater from its Mid Yell packing facility in Shetland, despite an inspection report saying otherwise.
A spawning ground for salmon destined for the River Spey has been turned into a “disaster area” due to repeated floods.
Councillors have reluctantly approved plans by Marine Harvest to install bigger pens at a west Highland salmon farm.
A quarter of a million salmon fry are being released into Speyside burns in an effort to boost stock numbers.
A strong performance by its operations in Scotland has helped lift second-quarter profits at international fish farming giant Marine Harvest to a record high.
North-east anglers have been urged to look out for alien invaders after a pair of Pacific pink salmon were reeled in on the River Dee.
The coastal village of Portsoy has been in the spotlight of late, thanks to the release of the new movie, Whisky Galore!
Fish that became stranded on a Moray golf course following heavy rain have been returned to the River Spey.
A wildlife documentary which has been seven years in the making will be screened for the first time at a north-east aquarium this week.