Three months ago, British Columbia's largest fish farming firm announced it "plans to design and secure funding for a commercial scale closed containment project early in 2010." And now Marine Harvest Canada, which will carry out that project in association with the Coastal Alliance for Aquaculture Reform, is looking for someone to manage a "land-based (closed containment) pilot salmon farm." According the job description, Marine Harvest Canada "believes the time is right to pilot a closed contained aquaculture system" due to "recent advancements in freshwater aquaculture systems." The following is a complete copy of that description.
April 26, 2010