Wild Scottish Salmon Plagued by Parasitic Sea Lice

Earlier this week, news broke, highlighting a parasitic sea lice outbreak in one of Scotland’s most historic salmon runs. The outbreak is being attributed to several salmon farms in the Hebridean region. It is destroying runs of Blackwater salmon, as the sea lice devour salmon flesh. Salmon researchers and interest groups have advocated against salmon … Continue reading Wild Scottish Salmon Plagued by Parasitic Sea Lice