Tag Archive: United Kingdom

Jun 19 2015

Feeding caged salmon – Video

Video credit and permitted by: The Scottish Salmon Company In this 1:30-min video, I would like to draw your attention to the monitoring system which allows the farm management to watch feeding activity in each cage and this would certainly help avoid overfeeding with its economics and environmental consequences.    

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Feb 23 2014

Historic information- Herring fishery in London during 1935 and before

Source: The heart of England        by: Ivor Brown       year:1935 The description related to the photos reads: East Anglian chronicles are written, so to speak, in herring-bone. Herring were once currency on those shores; rents were paid in them and international affrays followed the Dutchmen’s pursuit of the shoals into English waters. …

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Sep 07 2013

Historic information on the harbor and fishery of Polperro, Cornwall, United Kingdom (1930)

Source of the photo: w. Harding Thompson, 1930. Cornwall, a survey of its coast, moors, and valleys, with suggestions for the preservation of amenities. Publisher: University of London Press. Review: Abdel Rahman El Gamal Introduction: Polperro harbor was a valuable source of income to the local lords of Raphael manor since the 12th century who …

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