Profile updated on 31 March 2018

SUMMARY

SUMMARY

IDENTIFICATION

SCIENTIFIC NAME(s)

Oncorhynchus kisutch , Oncorhynchus mykiss , Salmo salar

SPECIES NAME(s)

Coho salmon, Rainbow trout, Steelhead trout, Atlantic salmon

JURISDICTION

Aysén

PREDOMINANT PRODUCTION SYSTEM

Cage

WATER SOURCE

Marine

JUVENILE SOURCE

hatchery - closed cycle


ANALYSIS

Strengths
  • A zonal and approach to aquaculture planning and disease control has been introduced by Subpesca under the General Fisheries and Aquaculture Law (GLFA) and its subsequent revisions.
Weaknesses
  • There is no consideration or reporting of water quality parameters in the zoning, siting, or management of aquaculture farms.

T75 SECTORS

  • Salmon

ROUNDTABLES

No related Roundtable fisheries