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Aquaculture

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  • Commission to consider gradual rockfish catch limits

    Commission to consider gradual rockfish catch limits
    — Amid warnings that slashing the striped bass catch by a third next year could devastate Chesapeake Bay commercial fishermen, Atlantic states regulators agreed Tuesday to consider reducing the catch more gradually over three years. Members of...
  • The Chesapeake Bay breeds partnerships -- not just brawls.

    The Chesapeake Bay breeds partnerships -- not just brawls.
    That’s the upshot of a guest blog post in National Geographic online by seafood industry spokesman Bob Vanasse. Vanasse is executive director of the nonprofit Saving Seefood, and his point is that the bay doesn’t just divide people into...
  • A craftsman who works in curves and curlicues

    A craftsman who works in curves and curlicues
    Off I went to North Whitehall Township to see Roger Sinclair's log cabin for bears. He built it with his skilled and nimble hands and it sits in a place of honor in his living room, tantalizingly close to the corner where his grandchildren play but, alas,...
  • Gone lionfishin'

    Gone lionfishin'
    Get ready for a reckoning, lionfish. The striped, football-shaped invaders of coral reefs and devourers of native fish off South Florida's coast will be hunted down Saturday for the Teeples Memorial Lionfish Derby at 15th Street Fisheries. The blitz...
  • EPA's proposed limits pose roadblock for Alaska's Bristol Bay mine

    EPA's proposed limits pose roadblock for Alaska's Bristol Bay mine
    The Obama administration proposed mining restrictions in Alaska on Friday that would protect what the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency described as “one of the world's most valuable salmon fisheries,” but which critics said could...
  • Supermarkets boost sustainable seafood offerings

    Supermarkets boost sustainable seafood offerings
    The specialized market for sustainable seafood has gone mainstream. Even Wal-Mart is promoting its environmental credentials in the seafood aisle. More supermarket shoppers are demanding to know they are buying from operations that don't threaten fragile...
  • Oyster harvesters see unloading fees increase at some Peninsula docks

    Oyster harvesters see unloading fees increase at some Peninsula docks
    On a cloudy muggy morning along the shores of Deep Creek in Newport News' Menchville area, third generation marina operator Lonnell Perok-Coffen carries on the business left in her hands nearly five years ago by her father Steven Perok. "Business has...
  • The long journey of 'local' seafood to your plate

    The long journey of 'local' seafood to your plate
    Another glorious Golden State summer is upon us. San Joaquin Valley peaches are at their height and rolling in to farmers markets from Silver Lake to Mar Vista. Alice Waters' foragers are plucking Napa zucchini blossoms for the chefs at Berkeley's Chez...
  • 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...
  • The essentials: Calumet Fisheries

    The essentials: Calumet Fisheries
    Calumet Fisheries 3259 E. 95th St. 773-933-9855 Looks like: A vintage Pizza Hut that's missing its other half, thanks to its tiny size and sloping red roof Sounds like: The bubble and sizzle of hard-working deep fryers Smells like: Fry oil, wood smoke...
  • Phillips is celebrating 100 years in the seafood business

    Phillips is celebrating 100 years in the seafood business
    In honor of starting its business one century ago, Phillips Seafood has announced the launch of a 100 Days of Summer promotion. “It’s special,” said CEO Steve Phillips. “It’s been in my family for a long, long time and it&...