Category Archives: Lakes & Rivers

With €5 billion sales and profits doubled, EU aquaculture has fully recovered from downturn

Continue reading With €5 billion sales and profits doubled, EU aquaculture has fully recovered from downturn

ASC – May 2018 Update: 11,904 approved products in 68 countries; ~750,000t of ASC-certified farmed salmon & 202,000t of tilapia… 

Continue reading ASC – May 2018 Update: 11,904 approved products in 68 countries; ~750,000t of ASC-certified farmed salmon & 202,000t of tilapia… 

DATA sonification: Listening to data could be the best way to track salmon migration; enables even untrained listeners to interpret large amounts of complex data

Continue reading DATA sonification: Listening to data could be the best way to track salmon migration; enables even untrained listeners to interpret large amounts of complex data

PUBLISHED: seventh (2017) edition of the biennial Canadian Aquaculture R&D Review

Continue reading PUBLISHED: seventh (2017) edition of the biennial Canadian Aquaculture R&D Review

WA researchers chart dramatic decline in genetic diversity of Northwest salmon; First-ever look at ancient DNA adds ‘history’ to four H’s of fishery management

Continue reading WA researchers chart dramatic decline in genetic diversity of Northwest salmon; First-ever look at ancient DNA adds ‘history’ to four H’s of fishery management

REDUCING how much nitrogen enters a lake has little impact on algal blooms: Findings of 46-year whole-ecosystem experiment in northwestern Ontario, Canada

Continue reading REDUCING how much nitrogen enters a lake has little impact on algal blooms: Findings of 46-year whole-ecosystem experiment in northwestern Ontario, Canada

ORGANIC farming can make an important contribution to world nutrition, but…; “Strategies for feeding the world more sustainably” – New research

Continue reading ORGANIC farming can make an important contribution to world nutrition, but…; “Strategies for feeding the world more sustainably” – New research

AQUATIC pollution; fully stocked mussels raft would clean ~3 million gallons of water & remove ~350 pounds of particulate matter

Continue reading AQUATIC pollution; fully stocked mussels raft would clean ~3 million gallons of water & remove ~350 pounds of particulate matter

RURAL areas, too long seen as poverty traps, key to economic growth in developing countries; “sweeping transformations needed” – FAO

Continue reading RURAL areas, too long seen as poverty traps, key to economic growth in developing countries; “sweeping transformations needed” – FAO

COOKE WA salmon escape: “Cooke Salmon Pen Collapse Sparks Wave of Protest”… No Cooke website communication since August 21 statement…

Continue reading COOKE WA salmon escape: “Cooke Salmon Pen Collapse Sparks Wave of Protest”… No Cooke website communication since August 21 statement…

HUMAN antidepressants found in fish brains in Great Lakes region; “Threatening aquatic life,” scientists say

Continue reading HUMAN antidepressants found in fish brains in Great Lakes region; “Threatening aquatic life,” scientists say

SMALL-scale fisheries are no “relics of a bygone age”: New study maps policy dilemmas affecting those who provide most of the fish we eat

Continue reading SMALL-scale fisheries are no “relics of a bygone age”: New study maps policy dilemmas affecting those who provide most of the fish we eat

INVASIVE mussels & oligotrophication have made Lake Michigan more conducive to the stocking lake trout & steelhead

Continue reading INVASIVE mussels & oligotrophication have made Lake Michigan more conducive to the stocking lake trout & steelhead

COOKE escape: “Atlantic salmon could potentially compete with native salmon” – Alaska Department of Fish and Game urges fishers to report catches

Continue reading COOKE escape: “Atlantic salmon could potentially compete with native salmon” – Alaska Department of Fish and Game urges fishers to report catches

WILD Atlantic salmon: Scottish Government pilot project to track iconic fish; Homing behaviour & breeding understanding

Continue reading WILD Atlantic salmon: Scottish Government pilot project to track iconic fish; Homing behaviour & breeding understanding

NASCO continues efforts to understand & tackle “the poor conservation status of Atlantic salmon stocks”

Continue reading NASCO continues efforts to understand & tackle “the poor conservation status of Atlantic salmon stocks”

SALMONIDS in ‘hot water’; 74 % of California’s native salmon, steelhead, & trout Sp. likely to be extinct in 100 years if current trends continue; Hatcheries cited

Continue reading SALMONIDS in ‘hot water’; 74 % of California’s native salmon, steelhead, & trout Sp. likely to be extinct in 100 years if current trends continue; Hatcheries cited

TiLV: FAO / GIEWS issues ‘Special Alert’ over lethal virus affecting popular tilapia fish; Confirmed in 5 countries in 3 continents

Continue reading TiLV: FAO / GIEWS issues ‘Special Alert’ over lethal virus affecting popular tilapia fish; Confirmed in 5 countries in 3 continents