Published 2011

Read in Norwegian

Publication details

Publisher : Nofima AS

International Standard Numbers :
Printed : 978-82-7251-871-3

Publication type : Nofima’s reports

Contributors : Jacq, Celeste; Ødegård, Jørgen; Bentsen, Hans; Gjerde, Bjarne

Series : Nofima rapportserie 16/2011

Year : 2011

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Kjetil Aune
Chief Librarian


This report entails a critical review of current knowledge concerning the interactions between farmed and wild Atlantic salmon populations with specific relevance to Norway, and also discusses current knowledge regarding the effective management of wild populations of this species. The report details information on the aquaculture production, life history, distribution and population structure, genetic interactions and conservation of Atlantic salmon. Furthermore, a separate chapter discusses future research areas which need attention.