OF ALL the salmon farming nations, the largest one, Norway, has remained the most open and frank at official level about the impact of sea lice on wild juvenile salmonids, even if they have found a way of overcoming it.

If evidence was ever needed of the damage sea lice can inflict on Atlantic salmon and sea trout, then for a good 14-minute rundown on the nature of sea lice scourge, see youtu.be/SqA4PL40ATE.

The short documentary was produced by the Norwegian Institute for Natural Research (Nina)….

Irish Times 15/12/2014 Read the article ‘Norwegian Institute for Natural Research film shows impact of sea-lice on salmon