Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM) says it is in negotiations with Inland Fisheries Ireland over differences relating to the proposed €60 million fish farm for Galway Bay.The two State agencies have been at odds over the project for a 15,000-tonne organic salmon farm, which BIM is seeking licensing approval for from Minister for the Marine Simon Coveney. Both agencies have differed over scientific interpretations of the possible impact on wild salmon stocks and they were due to debate the issue at the Galway Food Festival over the weekend…
Irish Times, 31/03/13. Read the full article ‘State agencies in talks to resolve dispute over Galway Bay fish farm‘.