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2013-01-19 23:04:45

Harvesting of wild Alaska pollock, the nation’s largest sustainable fishery, will begin Sunday, January 20 Juneau, Alaska (PRWEB) January 18, 2013

Salmon Runs Can Vary From Century To Century
2013-01-15 12:04:21

Salmon runs are notoriously variable: strong one year, and weak the next. New research shows that the same may be true from one century to the next.

Marine Ecosystems Threatened Worldwide By Traditional Fisheries Management Approach
2012-10-26 13:11:37

Current and recent studies demonstrate the need for "a more precautionary approach to fisheries management, in which fishing is restricted to those places and amounts where it can be conducted safely and with minimal risk of jeopardizing the integrity of marine ecosystems."

2012-08-29 23:02:06

Dayton Lee Alverson’s “Race to the Sea” details ongoing struggle for preservation Seattle, WA (PRWEB) August 29, 2012 The world’s oceans have

Alternative To Sustainable Fisheries
2012-07-16 10:55:08

Biologists from Kiel and Vancouver present a simple way to estimate Maximum Sustainable Yield


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.