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The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission took a step in the right direction today by adopting a responsible, science-based increase in the allowable cost-wide menhaden harvest.
The Menhaden Fisheries Coalition has released a new analysis alleging misleading and misinforming coverage by leading environmental organizations of the 2015 Atlantic menhaden stock assessment.
The US FDA removed Import Alert 16-08, titled "Detention Without Physical Examination of Swordfish For Methyl Mercury", from its database.
Most Significant Enhancement to Guest Experience Since Opening Debuts May 9 Charleston, S.C.
MOREHEAD CITY, N.C., April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Anglers of all ages are in for a "reel" and "rockin'" adventure at The Crystal Coast this summer during the 57(th) Annual Big Rock Blue
Newport Aquarium’s all-new Shark Bridge – the only rope suspension bridge in North America where guests can walk just inches above nearly two dozen sharks – is scheduled to open to the public
TRONDHEIM, Norway, April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Scanbio Marine Group AS ("Scanbio" or "the Company"), a leading producer of hydrolyzed fish proteins and fish oils, announced today that John
MISSION, Kan., April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- (Family Features) If you find your recipe repertoire growing stale, now is the perfect time to experiment with new seafood recipes your family will
A permit was issued to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to shoot over 10,000 adult cormorants and destroy 26,000 eggs.
The Economic Action Plan 2015 includes a proposed plan to extend the Recreational Fisheries Conservation Partnerships Program by providing $10 million per year for three years, starting in 2016-17.
Balistidae is a family that contains about forty species of triggerfish that can be found in tropical and subtropical waters around the world, although the greatest variety of species can be found in the Indo- Pacific region. Most triggerfish species can be found in shallow water in coastal areas, especially near coral reefs, although some can be found living in the open ocean. While some species are edible, like the grey triggerfish others are not recommended for human consumption, including...
The striped Raphael catfish (Platydoras armatulus), also known as the talking catfish or the chocolate catfish, is a species of catfish that can be found in many areas of South America, including the Amazon, the Orinoco, and the Tocantins and it has been introduced into the United States of America. This species burrows into the soft sand in river bottoms, feeding on crustaceans, mollusks, and organic fragments. The striped Raphael catfish holds small, curved spines that extend across its...
The European Seabass (Dicentrarchus labrax) is a primarily ocean-going fish that occasionally enters brackish and fresh waters. It can also be known as the sea dace. As it is highly regarded as a table fish, it is often marketed as Mediterranean Seabass, bronzini or branzini. There has been some ferocious debate in Britain within the recent years as to the origin of the word “seabass”. The traditional word was “bass” but that has changed with the recent popularity of cooking...
Antennariidae is a family that holds forty-eight species of frogfish, which are actually a type of anglerfish that reside in the tropical and sub-tropical waters of the Indian Ocean, Red Sea, Pacific Ocean, and Atlantic Ocean. Most frogfish species can be found along the ocean floor near coral or rock reefs, although the Brackishwater Frogfish can be found in both salt and fresh water and the Sargassumfish can travel as far as Norway on the drifting sargassum on which it resides. Some of the...
Anostomidae is a family that holds over 140 species of ray-finned fish that reside in freshwater habitats from northern South America to Central Argentina. The scientific name of this family means mouth on top and it is thought to be most closely related to the toothless characins, the Chilodontidae headstanders, and the flannel-mouthed characins. Although this family is currently monotypic, some experts suggest that there is enough evidence to classify some of the genera within it, including...
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