The Chairman and Board of Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI), the state agency responsible for the protection, management and conservation of Ireland’s inland fisheries and sea angling resources, have welcomed the recent release of a definitive review of over 300 scientific publications on the effects sea lice can have on sea trout stocks.

A team of top international scientists from Norway, Scotland and Ireland reviewed all available published studies on the effects of sea lice and have now concluded that sea lice have negatively impacted wild sea trout stocks in salmon farming areas in Ireland, Scotland and Norway….

FIS 24/09/2014 Read the article ‘Sea lice proved to be detrimental to wild salmon and sea trout