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Aquaculture

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  • Track seafood supply to eliminate fraud [Commentary]

    Track seafood supply to eliminate fraud [Commentary]
    At the State Department's "Our Ocean" conference last week, President Barack Obama announced new plans to tackle seafood fraud and illegal fishing. Increased transparency and traceability of the seafood supply chain is a critical next step in sustaining...
  • VMRC approves 10 percent reduction in blue crab harvest

    VMRC approves 10 percent reduction in blue crab harvest
    NEWPORT NEWS — A weak female blue crab population, continued predator infiltration and a need to conserve juvenile blue crab growth have prompted members of the Virginia Marine Resources Commission to move forward with staff recommendations to...
  • Will climate change affect stone crabs?

    Will climate change affect stone crabs?
    Could climate change mean fewer stone crabs in South Florida? Increasing carbon dioxide in the oceans has made it harder for the succulent sea creatures and potentially other shellfish to reproduce, according to Philip Gravinese, a marine biologist...
  • Summer dip at Shedd Aquarium

    Summer dip at Shedd Aquarium
    At the Shedd Aquarium, it is possible, at times, to imagine yourself as a fish swimming in a crowded school — especially if you try to head downstream while everybody else in the place is going up. Drawing more then 2 million visitors each year to...
  • As Lake Winnebago gets healthy, more than walleye thrive

    FOND DU LAC, Wis. Lake Winnebago is near the top of any credible list of Wisconsin's best fishing destinations. For many anglers, the big lake's reputation can be summed up in one word: walleye. The walleye isn't just a fish in these parts it's an...
  • Can you do the can-can ('Canstruction')? Build a little to give a little….to Palm Beach County Food Bank

    Seven teams have created large-scale sculptures representing the From Sea to Shining Sea theme using canned goods for the Palm Beach County Food Bank's "Canstruction" event. Viewing of the sculptures is open to the public through June 22 at The Gardens...
  • State wildlife agency tests fish attractors on Lake Griffin

    LEESBURG — Two lone boats glided effortlessly across the quiet waters of Lake Griffin and headed toward their destination near the opposite shore of the nearly 10,000-acre lake in Leesburg. With minutes, the vessels slowed to a crawl and Brandon...
  • Island nation of Kiribati bans commercial fishing in part of Pacific

    Island nation of Kiribati bans commercial fishing in part of Pacific
    Kiribati will prohibit commercial fishing in a swath of ocean that is a major spawning ground for tuna, the Pacific island nation’s president said this week, not long before President Obama announced U.S. plans to protect top marine areas and...
  • Groups sue U.S. agencies, saying plan to protect salmon falls short

    A coalition of conservation and fishing organizations on Tuesday sued the federal agencies responsible for protecting endangered salmon and steelhead trout populations in the Pacific Northwest, charging that the agencies’ latest plan to aid 13 at-...
  • Obama proposes initiative on tracking fish

    Obama proposes initiative on tracking fish
    — The Obama administration announced Tuesday an initiative to track every fish sold in the United States — a move designed to crack down on illegal fishing, mislabeling of seafood and related problems. Secretary of State John Kerry, who is...
  • To farm fish, first you have to catch some

    MIAMI There's a lot more to aquaculture than growing fish in laboratory tanks at the University of Miami's experimental hatchery on Virginia Key. Before researchers can raise mahi mahi (dolphin fish), for example, they've got to catch brood stock. And...