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Fish mortalities on Lewis salmon farms

Mortality information collected by the four FHI inspections of salmon farms that took place on the island of Lewis bewteen April and October 2011 is detailed in the table below.

Case no

Date of visit

Reported mortality (last 4 weeks)

Reported cause

20110429

14/09/2011

353/site/last month

Pen 4 slightly higher - 175/last month.

No cause recorded by inspector.

20110381

19/07/2011

1642/site/last month.

Grading and transport damage.

20110426

13/09/2011

25-37/cage/ week for last month.

April - 4251/site,

May 9925/site,

June - 3781/site,

August - 857/site

Morts April - August - IPN.

20110428

13/09/2011

1248/site/last month

April - 5375/site,

May - 10,000/site

June - 27000/site

July - 20000/site

August - 5300/site

April - transport and IPN.

May-Present - IPN.