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Thursday, June 05, 2014
Iron, Steel in Hatcheries May Distort Magnetic 'Map Sense' of Steelhead Trout
US - Exposure to iron pipes and steel rebar, such as the materials found in most hatcheries, affects the navigation ability of young steelhead trout by altering...
Thursday, March 06, 2014
Aquaculture America 2014: Developing Rested Harvest Protocols for Rainbow Trout
US - Speaking at Aquaculture America 2014, Dr Jesse Trushenski, Southern Illinois University, discusses the use of electrosedation as a rested harvest technique...
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Biomedical Bleeding Affects Horseshoe Crab Behavior
US - New research from Plymouth State University and the University of New Hampshire indicates that collecting and bleeding horseshoe crabs for biomedical purposes...
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Whooshh Innovations Launches New Fish Transport System
US - Washington-based Whooshh Innovations has launched an entirely new system to move fish at the processing plant, farm site, hatchery, or dam through its patented...
Friday, December 06, 2013
Rising Ocean Acidification Leads to Anxiety in Fish
US - A new research study combining marine physiology, neuroscience, pharmacology, and behavioral psychology has revealed a surprising outcome from increases of...
Friday, August 02, 2013
Robotic Fish Trigger Fear in Zebrafish
US - The latest in a series of experiments testing the ability of robots to influence live animals shows that bio-inspired robots can not only elicit fear in zebrafish,...
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
'Tailing' Spiny Lobster Larvae to Protect Them
US - The commercial value of spiny lobster (Panulirus argus) in the Caribbean reaches $1 billion annually, thus making it one of the most valuable fisheries in the...
Friday, December 21, 2012
Shocking Asian Carp out of Midwest Rivers Not a Viable Option
US - One of the more promising ideas for controlling or eliminating troublesome Asian carp populations in the Midwest's rivers is impractical and unsafe, according...
Friday, November 30, 2012
Sources of E. coli Are Not Always What They Seem
US - US Department of Agriculture (USDA) scientists have identified sources of Escherichia coli bacteria that could help restore the reputation of local livestock....
Monday, October 22, 2012
What Repercussions Will Follow Proposition 37?
ANALYSIS - On 6 November, when the US goes to the polls to elect a new president, the voters of California will also be voting on a landmark piece of legislation...
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Copper Found to Make Salmon More Vunerable to Predators
US - Minute amounts of copper from brake linings and mining operations can affect salmon to where they are easily eaten by predators, says a Washington State University...
Friday, June 22, 2012
White Spot Outbreak in Shrimp in Hawaii
US - A renewed outbreak of White Spot in shrimp has been reported on shrimp farms in Hawaii. ...
Meat Without Drugs Campaign Launched
US – A majority of Americans want meat raised without antibiotics to be sold in their local supermarket, according to a new national poll conducted by Consumer...
Thursday, June 21, 2012
Engineered Robot Interacts with Live Fish
US - A bioinspired robot has provided the first experimental evidence that live zebrafish can be influenced by engineered robots. ...
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
OIE: White Spot Disease Reported In US
HAWAII, US - A new outbreak of white spot disease was reported to the OIE by Dr John Clifford, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, US Department of Agriculture,...
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
IHN Hits Washington State
US - Infectious Hematopoietic Necrosis virus (IHN) has been found for the first time ever on a salmon farm in Washington State. ...
Thursday, May 03, 2012
Detecting Low-Level Exposure to Seafood Toxin
US - NOAA scientists and their colleagues have discovered a biological marker in the blood of laboratory zebrafish and marine mammals that shows when they have been...
Wednesday, May 02, 2012
Invasion Concerns Over Rise in Asian Tiger Shrimp
US - The recent rise in sightings of non-native Asian tiger shrimp off the US Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico coasts has government scientists working to determine the...
Thursday, April 26, 2012
Diseases of Warmwater Fish Course
FLORIDA, US - University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine’s Diseases of Warmwater Fish course is an intensive two-week class designed to provide instruction...
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Pesticides a Risk to the Future of Pacific Salmon
US - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has provided a draft biological opinion on the potential effects of three pesticides on the endangered...
Friday, April 13, 2012
Congresswoman Welcomes FDA Move on Antibiotics
US - Following the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announcement that it is taking three steps to protect public health and promote the judicious use of medically...
Thursday, April 12, 2012
Ocean Acidification Linked to Larval Oyster Failure
US - Researchers at Oregon State University have definitively linked an increase in ocean acidification to the collapse of oyster seed production at a commercial...
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Potential for a New England Red Tide in 2012
US - New England is expected to experience a “moderate” regional “red tide” this spring and summer, report NOAA-funded scientists working in the Gulf of...
Friday, March 30, 2012
Warmer Summers could Shrink Trout Populations
US - Warmer summers mean later fall spawning times and fewer nests for brook trout, which could eventually affect the fish's population numbers....
Monday, March 26, 2012
Judge Withdraws Approval for Antibiotics in Feed
US - A judge in the US last week issued a landmark ruling that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) must act to limit the overuse of antibiotics in farm animals....
Thursday, March 01, 2012
Project Success Shows Eco-Friendly Aquaculture
HAWAII, US - Marine biologists at Kampachi Farms have announced the successful final harvest from the "Velella" Research Project, which raised fish for the first...
Wednesday, February 01, 2012
King Mackerel Trip Limit Increased in Florida Subzone
US - The daily vessel trip limit is increased from 50 to 75 fish beginning 12:01 a.m., February 1, 2012, for commercial hook-and-line vessels fishing for Gulf...
Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Probiotic Bacteria for Disease Prevention in Shellfish
US - The use of probiotic bacteria, isolated from naturally-occurring bacterial communities, is gaining in popularity in the aquaculture industry as the preferred,...
Wednesday, January 11, 2012
Fish Grow Best at Same Temperature as Parents
US - Fish parents can pre-condition their offspring to grow fastest at the temperature they experienced, according to research published in the February 2012 edition...
Thursday, December 01, 2011
Genetic Buzzer-Beater Genes May Save Fish
US - Two distinct populations of rainbow trout - one in Alaska, the other in Idaho - share a genetic trait that could have huge implications for fisheries conservation...
 
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