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Aquaculture in Ireland

Irish Aquaculture in 2008 was worth 131 million euro and includes shellfish and finfish production. Production is mainly mussels, pacific oysters, clams, abalones, salmon and trout. (source BIM Annual Report 2008)

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Currach fishermen land wild oysters in Belmullet
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Farmed abalone Bere Island, County Cork
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Dredging for oysters in Blacksod Bay
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Harvesting farmed mussels, Clew Bay
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Venturi harvesting system for rope mussels - Shellfish farmers visit Blackshell mussel farm, Clew Bay
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Currach fishermen
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Harvesting farmed mussels, Clew Bay
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Clare Island salmon smolt delivery by helicopter Clew Bay
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Plastic moulded navigation buoy for a fish farm in Clew Bay
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