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88 reported unprovoked shark attacks and five fatalities worldwide; UF reports 2017 as “average year”; One attack in England…

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CHOW 2015: French Minister Ségolène Royal, White House Advisor Brian Deese to give keynotes on Capitol Hill; Session on collaborative marine conservation with Cuban ambassador

More than 700 national and global policymakers, scientists, scholars, business and conservation leaders will gather in Washington, DC June 9-11 for the 14th annual Capitol Hill Ocean Week®. The nation’s premier annual symposium examining current marine policy and ocean issues, CHOW 2015 is hosted by the not-for-profit National Marine Sanctuary Foundation (NMSF) and will be held at the Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington DC. Continue reading CHOW 2015: French Minister Ségolène Royal, White House Advisor Brian Deese to give keynotes on Capitol Hill; Session on collaborative marine conservation with Cuban ambassador

“SEA lice are even more of a danger to the salmon than we previously thought” – Vaccine research unfruitful to-date

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FIGHTING aggressive invasive fish: NOAA, Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute launch new Lionfish Web Portal

The Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute (GCFI) and NOAA have partnered to launch a new web portal to provide managers, researchers, and the public with the latest information on the lionfish invasion in the Atlantic, they announced on Monday (January 5, 2015).
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CITES experts develop a new set of Western Atlantic Ocean regional management and conservation measures for queen conch

Continue reading CITES experts develop a new set of Western Atlantic Ocean regional management and conservation measures for queen conch