Chile’s Court of Appeal authorise the farming of 2 million salmon in the Beagle Channel

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In April, La Prensa Austral reported on the decision of the Court of Appeals of Punta Arenas that paralyzed the operations of the salmon industry in the Beagle Channel, Chile.

But now a ruling, if it is final, will allow the company Nova Austral to advance with the project of farming 2 million salmon in four cages to be installed in the Beagle. Though as the channel’s waters do not recognize political borders between Chile and Argentina – this could spell issues in the future.

Nova Austral recently aquaired a site from the Stengel family – though they do not intend to occupy that particular one.