The Coastal Alliance for Aquaculture Reform is a coalition of four leading environmental organizations working to transition the open net-cage salmon farming industry to more sustainable production methods. For more information on each organization, visit our websites.
Open net-cage salmon farming is currently one of the most harmful aquaculture production systems and poses environmental threats in all regions it is practiced.
The Environmental Impacts of Salmon Farming
Farmed And Dangerous: Coastal Alliance for Aquaculture Reform
The Human Health Impacts of Salmon Farming
- Sea Lice
- Chemical Treatments: SLICE
- Algae Blooms
- Marine Mammal Deaths
- Marine Debris
- Waste on the Ocean Floor
- Escapes & Alien Species
- Fish Feed
- PCBs & Contaminants
- Excessive Antibiotic Use & Resistance
- Healthy Fats From Healthy Oceans
- Chemical Dependence
- Organic Farmed Salmon?