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Monday, September 19, 2011
Fish Predators Rely On 'No Guts, No Glory' Survival
US - Salmon and other fish predators take "no guts, no glory" literally, by having up to three times the "gut" capacity they need on a daily basis just so they can...
Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Authorities Promise To Fight Aquaculture Pollution
AUSTRALIA - The Primary Industries Department again has promised to address pollution from aquaculture off Eyre Peninsula in South Australia....
Drought Changes Toxicity Of Aquatic Pollutants
US - Some areas of the southern US are suffering from the longest dry spell since 1887. That could prove problematic for aquatic organisms, according to a study...
Monday, September 12, 2011
Senators Call For Complete Ban On Bottom Trawling
CHILE - A group of Chilean Senators; Hernán Larraín, Ximena Rincón, Juan Antonio Coloma and Andres Zaldivar, are working towards an ammendentment of the General...
Friday, September 02, 2011
Warming Streams Could Be The End For Salmon
US - Warming streams could spell the end of spring-run Chinook salmon in California by the end of the century, according to a study by scientists at UC Davis, the...
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Shrimp Catch Reopens In The Pacific
MEXICO - Producers and fisheries authorities have agreed that the ban on shrimp catches will end on 7 September 2011....
Thursday, August 25, 2011
Request For Cuttlefish To Be An Artisanal Fishery
CHILE - Senator Alejandro Navarro announced the presentation of a draft agreement to declare cuttlefish as an artisanal fishery as "more scientific research is...
Monday, August 22, 2011
Crab Industry Celebrates Marine Debris Partnership
US - The Oregon crab industry celebrated the transformation of the Recovery Act project, which saw a new partnership remove derelict crab pots and other marine debris...
Fish Unaffected By North Sea Oil Spill
SCOTLAND, UK - Earlier this month, Shell UK Limited confirmed an oil leak in a flow line to its Gannet Alpha platform in the North Sea. The latest scientific monitoring...
Friday, August 19, 2011
Govt Welfare Committee Seeks New Expertise
UK - Applications are invited for members of the Farm Animal Welfare Committee (FAWC) with expertise in animal slaughter, fish farming, pig and deer farming....
Thursday, August 18, 2011
AQUANOR: Flushing Lice System
NORWAY - Flatsetsund Engineering AS has been awarded the Nor-Fishing Innovation Award for a pumping system that, with built in nozzles, flushes the lice from salmon...
Friday, August 12, 2011
Sustainable Nutrition For Aquaculture
GENERAL - The third module of the University of St Andrews online Postgraduate Diploma/MSc course in Sustainable Aquaculture hosted by TheFishSite.com, examines...
Thursday, August 11, 2011
EFSA Opens GM Consultation
EU - EFSA has launched a public consultation on draft guidance for the risk assessment of food and feed derived from genetically modified (GM) animals and related...
Tuesday, August 09, 2011
Cases Of Koi Herpesvirus Reported
UK - An early warning report has been issued by Defra for two reported cases of Koi Herpesvirus....
Monday, August 08, 2011
Sustainable Feed: Nutritional Requirements Discussed
GENERAL - The third module of the University of St Andrews online Postgraduate Diploma/MSc course in Sustainable Aquaculture hosted by TheFishSite.com, examines...
Thursday, August 04, 2011
Yorkshire’s Waters Surveyed For Killer Shrimp
UK - Yorkshire Environment Agency officers are on the hunt for the so-called killer shrimp, which poses a threat to native pond and river wildlife, to check whether...
Wednesday, August 03, 2011
NOAA Failed To Protect Salmon- Judge Rules
US - District Court Judge, James Redden, has ruled that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Fisheries Service failed for the third time in...
Irish Sea Cod Enigma
UK - The refusal of Irish Sea cod to respond to a whole array of conservation measures is one of the fisheries enigmas of our time, reports the National Federation...
Tuesday, August 02, 2011
BC Pink Salmon Awarded MSC Certification
CANADA - The independent certification body, Moody Marine Limited, has awarded Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification to three British Columbia pink (Oncorhynchus...
Poland Urged To Lead Way For Sustainable Fisheries
POLAND - Baltic businesses and conservationists gathered at a seminar last week calling on Poland to lead progress on an ambitious reform of Europe’s Common Fisheries...
MMO Urges- Avoid Bluefin Tuna Catches
UK - As bluefin tuna are sighted, fishermen are urged to avoid catching them....
Monday, August 01, 2011
Online Learning Provides Detailed Knowledge
GENERAL - The second module of the University of St Andrews online Postgraduate Diploma/MSc course in Sustainable Aquaculture hosted by TheFishSite.com, provides...
Friday, July 29, 2011
Hagfish Decline Bad News For The Environment
GLOBAL - A recent study conducted for The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List of Threatened Species has determined that 20 per cent of...
Thursday, July 28, 2011
MSC Certification For Blue Shell Mussel Producers
NETHERLANDS - The Dutch Producers' Organisation Mussel Culture celebrate the 2011 mussel season with a special achievement: the fishery has been awarded MSC certification...
Cod Resurgence In Canadian Waters
CANADA - Cod and other groundfish populations off the east coast of Canada are showing signs of recovery more than 20 years after the fisheries collapsed in the...
Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Trap Net Project For Sustainable Harvesting
CANADA - The NunatuKavut Community Council of Labrador will pilot the harvest of wild Atlantic salmon by trap net to allow a better product for food, social and...
Contaminated Watersheds Are Killing Coho Salmon
US - Recent research models show that coho salmon are at risk due to urbanisation which is contaminating the watershed....
Fish Vet Group Announces Global Expansion
SCOTLAND - The Fish Vet Group (FVG) has announced the expansion of its aquaculture health services into the Americas and Scandinavia. ...
Tuesday, July 19, 2011
Acidifying Oceans Could Hit California Mussels
US - Ocean acidification, a consequence of climate change, could weaken the shells of California mussels and diminish their body mass, with serious implications...
Monday, July 18, 2011
NOAA: Progress Towards Rebuilding Fisheries
US - Three fisheries stocks from the Northeast – Georges Bank haddock, Atlantic pollock and spiny dogfish – have now been rebuilt to healthy levels, bringing...
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