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Suspected ISA Outbreak in Lenvik

7 September 2015, at 1:00am

NORWAY - There has been a suspected outbreak of infectious salmon anemia (ISA) at sea site 32537 Baltsfjord in Lenvik municipality, Troms county.

The locality belongs to Nord Senja Laks AS and NRS AS.

All who live in the area must show the necessary care so that the spread of disease is avoided.

To prevent the spread of infection, restrictions have been imposed including prohibiting the movement of fish without a special permit.


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