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14 June 2016
Unusual HAB Increasing Mortality at Cermaq Canada Farm
CANADA - Cermaq has experienced increased mortality (up to 10 per cent) at two sites in the Tofino north area over the last few weeks due to the presence of algae...
Average Sized 'Dead Zone' Predicted for Gulf of Mexico
US - Scientists forecast that this year's Gulf of Mexico dead zone--an area of low to no oxygen that can kill fish and marine life - will be approximately 5,898...
13 June 2016
Researchers Achieve Larger Fish but Without Extra 'Fat'
SPAIN - An international study led by the Higher Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) has identified a genetic mechanism that allows for larger fish in aquaculture...
Trả lời điều tra bệnh vi bào tử trùng (EHP) (Enterocytozoon hepatopenaei) trúng thưởng
VIETNAM - Giải thưởng bao gồm: pin sạc dự phòng, đồng hồ thể thao thông minh, thẻ nhớ USB và áo thun...
10 June 2016
Scotland Hosts Multination Gill Health Initiative
UK - Aquaculture specialists from four key Atlantic salmon farming nations will meet in Stirling to take part in a two-day (9 and 10 June) gill health event....
08 June 2016
International Report Confirms More Government Vets are Needed
AUSTRALIA - The Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) commends the government for its ongoing work in biosecurity but says there is still room for improvement....
07 June 2016
Novel Methods to Evaluate Fish Response to Stress
EU - Farmed fish are submitted to many stressors that have an important impact on their health and can even lead to their premature death. The COPEWELL project has...
Can the Environment Help Control Disease in Asian Aquaculture?
US - The University of Southampton is leading an international project to understand how the environment can help to control the risk of disease in fish and crustacean...
Weekly Overview: Project Investigates More Efficient European Catfish Farming Methods
ANALYSIS - An EU funded project is investigating more productive, faster systems in which to farm catfish in Europe....
06 June 2016
Microplastic Particles Found to Threaten Fish Larvae
SWEDEN - In a new study researchers from Uppsala University found that larval fish exposed to microplastic particles during development displayed changed behaviors...
Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning Organism May Affect Fisheries
US - The toxic dinoflagellate, Alexandrium fundyense, is a photosynthetic plankton--a microscopic organism floating in the ocean, unable to swim against a current....
02 June 2016
Prizes on Offer for Shrimp Farmers Helping with EHP Survey
ASIA - Fish Vet Group Asia is collecting data on the geographic spread and impact of Enterocytozoon hepatopenaei (EHP) as part of its work to further understand...
01 June 2016
Chesapeake Bay Health Improves in 2015
US - The overall health of Chesapeake Bay improved in 2015, according to scientists at the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science. ...
31 May 2016
Scientists Find Sustainable Solutions for Oysters
US - Oysters are keystone organisms in estuaries around the world, influencing water quality, constructing habitat and providing food for humans and wildlife. Yet...
New Research Shows Negative Effects of Nanoplastics
SWEDEN - Plastic accounts for nearly eighty per cent of all waste found in our oceans, gradually breaking down into smaller and smaller particles. New research from...
Scientists to Identify Climate Change Consequences for Europe's Aquaculture, Fisheries
NORWAY - Scientists around the world are now pooling their knowledge and capacity in order for the European fisheries and aquaculture industry to tackle climate...
26 May 2016
A Closer Look at Sea Temperature Increase and Loss of $1Billion in Farmed Salmon and Other Fish
CHILE - The loss of salmon grown in cages in Chile was reported in March to be over $800 million due to a toxic algae bloom created by the current el Niño, where...
25 May 2016
Acidification and Low Oxygen Put Fish in Double Jeopardy
US - Severe oxygen drops in the water can leave trails of fish kills in their wakes, but scientists thought adult fish would be more resilient to the second major...
24 May 2016
Ocean Acidification Puts Dungeness Crab at Risk
US - Ocean acidification expected to accompany climate change may slow development and reduce survival of the larval stages of Dungeness crab, a key component of...
Weekly Overview: Potential HSMI Finding on BC Salmon Farm
ANALYSIS - Research undertaken as part of the Strategic Salmon Health Initiative (SSHI) has diagnosed a potential Heart and Skeletal Muscle Inflammation (HSMI) in...
23 May 2016
Potential HSMI Finding on Canadian Salmon Farm
CANADA - Research undertaken as part of the Strategic Salmon Health Initiative (SSHI) has diagnosed a potential Heart and Skeletal Muscle Inflammation (HSMI) in...
20 May 2016
Nutriad USA's New Company Video Showcases Core Values
US - Nutriad USA proudly presented its new company video at the Global Sales Conference in Rome. ...
18 May 2016
Shellfish Response to Ocean Acidification Depends on Other Stressors
US - A study of California mussels, a key species in the rocky intertidal ecosystems of the West Coast, indicates that the effects of ocean acidification will vary...
Fish Mercury Levels Affected by Prey Type and Quality, Study Finds
US - Whether fish hunt nearshore or in the open water and what prey they eat affect the amount of mercury that accumulates in them, a Dartmouth College study shows....
Salmon Smolts Find Safety in Numbers
CANADA - Using tags surgically implanted into thousands of juvenile salmon, UBC researchers have discovered that many fish die within the first few days of migration...
17 May 2016
New Research and Innovation Offers Hope for Wild Salmon
CANADA - The Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF) has welcomed news from Hunter Tootoo, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO), that wild Atlantic salmon stand to benefit...
Weekly Overview: Vietnam Proposes Plan to Tackle Fish Deaths
ANALYSIS - Five key actions have been recommended to address the mass fish death incidents that were reported in Vietnam over the last month....
Gill Health Tops the Agenda
SCOTLAND, UK - The Scottish Salmon Producers’ Organisation (SSPO) has hosted a one-day event discussing some of the latest developments used by salmon farmers...
13 May 2016
Vietnam Proposes Plan to Tackle Mass Fish Deaths
VIETNAM - The Ministry of Planning and Investment has recommended five key actions to address the mass fish death incidents along central coastal provinces from...
12 May 2016
Latin American Technology Transferred to Vietnam Shrimp Farms
MEXICO - The development of a number of techniques to improve shrimp larvae in their resistance and size, is something that for several years the specialists of...
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