Sustainable Aquaculture

Farmed salmon in Chile

Farmed salmon in Chile. Credit: Sam Beebe/Flickr/Creative Commons.

Chile is the second largest producer of salmon in the world. For more than 20 years, the industry has put profit above environmental protection.

Comments on marine regulations

Comments on marine regulations

AIDA has made extensive and detailed comments to marine regulations and different bills – mainly on fisheries and aquaculture – in countries across the continent. These observations and related documents are listed by country below to serve as a reference tool for people involved in...

Tools for sustainable fisheries and coastal management

Tools for sustainable fisheries and coastal management

Our oceans are collapsing in every sense of the word.  In the last hundred years, we have overfished and polluted most every treasured and productive marine and coastal ecosystem in reach. Climate change is now causing its own grave set of marine problems. Yet there is hope:...