Grieg begins ‘unnecessary’ impact study in Canada


Global salmon farmer Grieg has been ordered to conduct a complete environmental assessment of a major new operation it is planning in eastern Canada.

The Newfound and Labrador government’s minister of environment Eddie Joyce gave the company behind the project – Grieg NL – official notice that an environmental impact statement (EIS) is required in order for the company to proceed with its plans to build the salmon farm, CBC reported.

Grieg NL’s proposal includes a CA$75 million hatchery and nursery facility, to produce............................

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