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Published: 03.09.2017 - Updated: 08.09.2017

The Government has approved co-location in a new building

Prime Minister Erna Solberg and Minister of Petroleum and Energy Terje Søviknes announced that the Government has said yes to a new building for the purpose of co-locating the soon-to-be-merged Institute of Marine Research and NIFES, and the Directorate of Fisheries.

Published: 18.08.2017 - Updated: 23.08.2017
Kevin Glover

Salmon lice capable of developing tolerance to fresh and warm water treatment

Genetic variations mean that different families of salmon lice have different tolerances to freshwater and warm water. Both treatments are used to delouse farmed fish. The findings suggest that salmon lice could eventually develop higher tolerance to the treatments, rendering them less effective.