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2010-11-19 09:02:00

BARNSTABLE COUNTY, Mass. and ARMONK, N.Y., Nov. 19, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Cape Cod Commission and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a collaboration, dubbed "Smart Cape Cod," to deploy sophisticated technology for more efficient management of physical infrastructure, protection of natural resources, and enhanced opportunities for economic growth across the region. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) This initiative is intended to help Cape Cod execute...

2010-08-26 19:35:00

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Cod Technologies, Inc., a leader in the IT Services industry, is pleased to announce that for the third straight year the company was named to the Inc. 5000 list, an exclusive raking of the fastest-growing private companies in America. This year Blue Cod was placed at number 1,000 with a substantial three year growth rate of 299%. Blue Cod also came in at # 93 in the IT Services Industry as a whole and # 26 in the Boston Metro area, showing...

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2010-06-01 12:59:59

Scientists say that fish are being threatened by man-made noise pollution. The scientists reviewed the impact of noise made by oil and gas rigs, ships, boats and sonar on fish species around the world. They say that rather than live in a silent world, most fish hear well and sound plays an active part in their lives. The increasing noise pollution may severely affect the distribution of fish, as well as their ability to reproduce, communicate and avoid predators. "People always just...

2010-05-04 15:41:23

The UK trawl fishing fleet has to work 17 times harder to catch the same amount of fish today as it did when most of its boats were powered by sail, according to new research. Researchers from the University of York and the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) used UK Government data on the amount of fish caught and the size and number of boats involved "“ the fleet's fishing power "“ to analyze the change in fish stocks since 1889. They found that trawl fish landings peaked in...

2010-04-15 05:00:00

WATSONVILLE, Calif., April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Baby's DHA from Nordic Naturals is the safe and effective way to ensure that growing babies from 5 to 35 pounds receive the important omega-3 essential fatty acids, EPA and DHA. Scientific research shows that an adequate intake of DHA is vital for the healthy development of the brain, eyes and nervous system in infants. Packaged in a 2 oz. glass bottle with measured dropper, Baby's DHA is made from Nordic Naturals Gold Standard Arctic Cod...

2010-03-04 09:07:00

JUNEAU, Alaska, March 4 /PRNewswire/ --Fishermen and women alike are heading out to the fishing grounds with marked anticipation as the 2010 wild Alaska halibut and black cod (sablefish) season opens March 6, 2010. Catch limits for Alaska halibut and black cod are set at 40.3 million pounds and 24.9 million pounds, respectively. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100304/SF64709LOGO) Alaska is home to over 75% of the wild Pacific halibut and over 70% of the wild black cod...

2010-01-13 11:38:00

SEATTLE, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Alaska pollock, the largest U.S. commercial fishery and one of the top five seafoods eaten in the United States, has been deemed sustainable under the criteria developed by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) by the certification body, Moody Marine, and a team of three independent experts. The evaluation of the fishery was conducted as part of the five-year recertification of Alaska pollock under the MSC sustainability program and was submitted...

2010-01-05 05:00:00

WATSONVILLE, Calif., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Nordic Naturals, the industry leader in omega-3 fish oil, introduces Omega-3 Effervescent, an innovative way to enjoy fish oil supplementation via a water-soluble drink mix containing EPA and DHA in a delicious orange flavor. This revolutionary delivery system is clean on the palate and offers all the amazing health benefits of omega-3s and vitamin D3, such as heart, brain, joint and bone support, without any hint of fish. Packaged in...

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2009-11-12 13:22:48

For years New England fishermen have had to steam farther and farther from shore to find the cod, haddock and winter flounder that make up their catches, The Associated Press reported. According to a new federal study documenting the warming waters of the North Atlantic, the typical fish most often caught for commercial purposes could eventually change to the Atlantic croaker, red hake and summer flounder normally found to the south. Janet Nye, a fishery biologist with the National Oceanic...

2009-11-03 09:08:18

Southern Species like Atlantic Croaker May Become Common in New England Waters About half of 36 fish stocks in the Northwest Atlantic Ocean, many of them commercially valuable species, have been shifting northward over the last four decades, with some stocks nearly disappearing from U.S. waters as they move farther offshore, according to a new study by NOAA researchers. Their findings, published in the journal Marine Ecology Progress Series, show the impact of changing coastal and ocean...


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Escolar, Lepidocybium flavobrunneum
2014-06-13 10:37:51

The escolar (Lepidocybium flavobrunneum) is a species of fish found in tropical to temperate waters 650 to 2,900 feet in depth, around the world. It is also known as the snake mackerel, walu and sometime sold as butterfish or white tuna. It has been mislabeled in restaurants and fish markets as white tuna. In studies from 2010 to 2013, it was found that 84 percent of over 114 samples of tuna were actually escolar. However, the studies were conducted with no quality control so the accuracy...

Atlantic Cod, Gadus morhua
2013-10-17 09:04:10

The Atlantic Cod (Gadus morhua) is a well-known benthopelagic food fish belonging to the family Gadidae. It’s also commercially known as cod, coding, or haberdine. Within the western Atlantic Ocean, cod has a distribution north of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, and around both coasts of Greenland; in the eastern Atlantic, it is found from the Bay of Biscay north to the Arctic Ocean, including the Baltic Sea, the North Sea, Sea of the Hebrides, areas around Iceland and the Barents Sea....

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2008-11-14 17:43:36

The Antarctic Cod (Dissostichus mawsoni), also known as the Tootfish, is a species of fish of the family Nototheniidae. It produces antifreeze glycoprotein that allows it to live in the frigid waters off the coast of Antarctica. Its distribution range is generally below 65 degrees South. It is mainly caught in the Ross Sea in the austral summer but has also been recorded south of the Indian Ocean region, in the vicinity of the Antarctic peninsula, and near the South Sandwich Islands. Despite...

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2008-10-08 12:46:29

The Atlantic Saury (Scomberesox saurus) is found in the Atlantic Ocean, in the seas near Australia and the Mediterranean. These fish grow to about 13.75 inches long, although they can attain lengths of up to 20 inches long. They have beadlike jaws and a row of finlets behind the dorsal and anal fins. They feed on zooplankton and fish larvae. They are common prey to tuna, marlin, bluefish and cod. The Atlantic Saury live near the surface, and will sometimes jump above the surface.

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2008-07-14 18:57:20

The Malabar Grouper (Epinephelus malabaricus), also referred to as the Estuary Cod, Greasy Cod, Spotted River Cod or Estuary Rock Cod, is an Indo-Pacific species of fish in the family Serranidae. It is found in the Red Sea, south to South Africa, as far as Southeast Australia and south Japan. It is found as deep as 200 feet, in lagoons, mangrove swamps, reefs and sand bottoms. The Malabar Grouper is one of the largest and most common cod found in tropical estuaries and on coastal reefs....

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