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Aquaculture Training and Employment

  Aquaculture has been identified as an important social and economic priority by the United Nations and for the Canadian and provincial governments. There is an increasing large demand for technicians, leaders and managers in the aquaculture sector across Canada and around the world. The field of Aquaculture offers meaningful and well paying jobs at marine… Read More »

In Canada, salmon farmers building social license with First Nations | The Advocate

In Canada, salmon farmers building social license with First Nations   The ties between the aquaculture industry in British Columbia and the First Nations communities on whose traditional territories those operations are located haven’t always been strong. But over the past decade-and-a-half, many of those relationships have improved, and when they have, they have often… Read More »

Aquaculture, Aquaponics and Sustainability: What is an Aquaculture Technician?

What is an Aquaculture Technician? Also known as “Fish Farmers” or “Fish Farm Workers”, Aquaculture Technicians are the front line and the core workers responsible for maintaining fish farms and in ensuring proper husbandry of the farms livestock.Technicians raise and harvest fish, shellfish, and plants in fresh or salt water. The fish and plant life… Read More »