Fish Escapes

Fish Escape Details
Escape Id155
Operator at Time of EscapeMowi Scotland Ltd
Escape Water TypeS
Escape Start Date 15/02/2021
Escape Start Time00:00
Escape End Date 17/02/2021
Escape Grid Reference No data available
Escaped SpeciesAtlantic Salmon
StageGrower fish (salmon only)
Age15 months
Average Weight6.1kg
Initial Notification Final Notification
23/02/2021 10/03/2021
Number of Fish Escaped
TBC 19,686
Number of Fish Recovered
Escape Reason
Equipment damage - EQD Equipment damage - EQD
  Data supplied by Marine Scotland on 22/05/2022
Site Details
Site IDFS1261
Site NameHellisay
Address Sound of Hellisay Salmon Farm
Ardveenish North Bay
Isle of Barra Western Isles
Telephone Number 
Date Registered 23/02/2012
OperatorMowi Scotland Ltd
Aquaculture TypeFish
Water TypeSeawater
SpeciesAtlantic Salmon, Lumpsucker, N/A, Wrasse
Health Surveillance FrequencyLow
Production reported to Marine Scotland within last 3 years?Yes
National Grid ReferenceNF759032
Marine Scotland Management Area7c - Barra
Local AuthorityWestern Isles
RegionWestern Isles
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  Data supplied by Marine Scotland on 22/05/2022