5. Salmon Louse Management on Farmed Salmon—Norway

  1. Simon Jones and
  2. Richard Beamish
  1. Gordon Ritchie1 and
  2. Karin K. Boxaspen2

Published Online: 18 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470961568.ch5

Salmon Lice: An Integrated Approach to Understanding Parasite Abundance and Distribution

Salmon Lice: An Integrated Approach to Understanding Parasite Abundance and Distribution

How to Cite

Ritchie, G. and Boxaspen, K. K. (2011) Salmon Louse Management on Farmed Salmon—Norway, in Salmon Lice: An Integrated Approach to Understanding Parasite Abundance and Distribution (eds S. Jones and R. Beamish), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470961568.ch5

Editor Information

  1. Pacific Biological Station, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada

Author Information

  1. 1

    Marine Harvest Technical Centre, Stavanger, Norway

  2. 2

    Institute of Marine Research, Bergen, Norway

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 30 SEP 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813813622

Online ISBN: 9780470961568

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Keywords:

  • salmon louse management on farmed Salmon—Norway;
  • salmonid farming industry - Atlantic salmon and seawater-reared rainbow trout;
  • salmon farming in Norway - internationally competitive industry;
  • licenses for land-based operations - and Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate;
  • ministries and respective acts - regulating salmonid farming in Norway;
  • legislation related to lice management;
  • early application of buffer zones;
  • sea lice management approaches - and Integrated Pest Management (IPM);
  • synchronized approaches - strategically timed and coordinated sea lice treatments within biological areas

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Salmonid Farming Industry

  • Regulation and Licensing

  • Legislation Related to Lice Management

  • Approaches to Sea Lice Management

  • National Salmon Watercourses and Fjords

  • Use of Coordinated Sea Lice Areas and Zones

  • Summary

  • References