Profile updated on 31 March 2018

SUMMARY

SUMMARY

IDENTIFICATION

SCIENTIFIC NAME(s)

Oncorhynchus tshawytscha , Oncorhynchus kisutch , Oncorhynchus mykiss , Salmo salar

SPECIES NAME(s)

Chinook salmon, King Salmon, Coho salmon, Rainbow trout, Steelhead trout, Atlantic salmon

JURISDICTION

Los Lagos, Magallanes y de La Antártica Chilena, Aysen del General Carlos Ibáñez del Campo

PREDOMINANT PRODUCTION SYSTEM

Cage

WATER SOURCE

Marine

JUVENILE SOURCE

hatchery - closed cycle


Recommendation for improvement
  • Initiate FIPs in poorer performing fisheries that are used for fishmeal and fish oil.