My conclusion to this is that fish farming has its downs and its ups . But the main reason that we are doing this to feed the demand of fish meat with out causing any damages to their population.
The population of salmon has jumped since the introduction of fish farming salmon. We created fish farming to help our desire of fish and to help them reconstruct their populaion
This line graph show how our methods decline the wild salmon population has declined over the years. Do to our methods we had to look for other ways to produce salmon without fishing for them.
The Atlantic salmon can get to 57 lbs and 76 cm in length. The Atlantic salmon thrives only in salt water.
This is one of over 1000 recipes that you cook salmon. Fish farming was created to meet the demands for salmon because if the fishes rich nutrients
Salmon is a desirable because it has rich nutrients such as omega 3. It also doesn't taste bad. A single serving of salmon has 25 grams of protein and only 232 calories and it stills has the fatty acids of omega 3. This fish is desired for its rich flavor and its nutrients.
In a Norwegian fish farm over 3.93 million salmon escaped and they are a threat to the wild population. Through 2001 to 2009 a fair amount of salmon had escaped the fish farms do too equipment failure.
A lot of salmon have escaped from a lot fish farms in the U.S. and all of over the world. More then 210 adult fish have been seen in over 29 river streams in British Columbia in 96. And 39 Atlantic salmon were caught in the a river of Vancouver island.
Many salmon escape the fish farm during the winter. But when they do leave they show a lot of survival skills and they are able to migrate with the other salmon. This cite explains how they survive in the wild and the farm
A lot of fish have been decreasing in population like salmon. But fish farming has helped there population stay up. Fish farming is there for to keep fish population high for there high demand for consumption