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Salmon company takes legal action against Tasmanian Government -

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The salmon company Huon Aquaculture is taking legal action against both the Tasmanian and federal governments.

The company argues that there are too many salmon being farmed in Macquarie Harbor on Tasmania's West Coast.

The court cases are expected to start in about six weeks time, and will centre of the environmental regulation of the salmon farms that are on the edge of the Tasmanian World Heritage Area.


Frances Bender, executive director of Huon Aquaculture