Category: Increasing Transparency

Health of the rivers at Huon hatcheries
Increasing Transparency / Published

Health of the rivers at Huon hatcheries

Healthy rivers are a critical component of the success of our Freshwater sites; which is why we routinely participate in AUSRIVAS surveys. The Australian Rivers Assessment System was established in 1994 by the Federal Government to quickly identify any impact…

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DPIPWE’s Salmon Portal
Increasing Transparency / Published

DPIPWE’s Salmon Portal

The Tasmanian Government recently created a portal that provides access to data which they collect from Tasmania’s salmon farmers. This data includes information on regulations, monitoring programs, biosecurity best practice, and the use of therapeutants. The portal can be found…

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Footage from below our pens
Increasing Transparency / Published

Footage from below our pens

At Huon, we believe in transparency which is why are proactively providing video footage from beneath our salmon pens. The footage below was captured by remotely operated vehicle (ROV) across our three southern farming areas. The white mats that you…

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Antibiotic usage
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Antibiotic usage

We believe that disease control in salmon requires a holistic approach. Good site management, fish husbandry and rigorous biosecurity measures are central to reducing the risk of disease outbreaks and controlling the spread of infectious diseases. Vaccines are important in…

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