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

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

GRANT aims to increase U.S. aquaculture production: Breeding of 3 economically important marine fish species: red snapper, Nassau grouper & hogfish

Continue reading GRANT aims to increase U.S. aquaculture production: Breeding of 3 economically important marine fish species: red snapper, Nassau grouper & hogfish

GULF of Mexico marine aquaculture pilot projects grants FY2018 funding opportunity; Submission  sought before Feb. 1, 2018

Continue reading GULF of Mexico marine aquaculture pilot projects grants FY2018 funding opportunity; Submission  sought before Feb. 1, 2018

ATLANTIC Sapphire to become first land-based salmon farmer to be listed (today: July 12, 2017) on the Norwegian OTC market

Continue reading ATLANTIC Sapphire to become first land-based salmon farmer to be listed (today: July 12, 2017) on the Norwegian OTC market

“AMERICANS are crazy about salmon produced in a way that protects the environment and is free from medicine” – DKK 500 million raised for onshore salmon farm in Miami

Continue reading “AMERICANS are crazy about salmon produced in a way that protects the environment and is free from medicine” – DKK 500 million raised for onshore salmon farm in Miami

“TIDE is changing for [U.S.] offshore aquaculture… it remains to be seen whether strict regulations and a robust, sustainable form of fish production can go hand in hand”

Continue reading “TIDE is changing for [U.S.] offshore aquaculture… it remains to be seen whether strict regulations and a robust, sustainable form of fish production can go hand in hand”

‘BP oil spill did $17.2 billion in damage to Gulf of Mexico natural resources’ – First-ever financial evaluation of 134-million-gallon spill’s impact

Continue reading ‘BP oil spill did $17.2 billion in damage to Gulf of Mexico natural resources’ – First-ever financial evaluation of 134-million-gallon spill’s impact

ATLANTIC Sapphire ambitions to build land-based salmon farm in Miami with 10,000t capacity p.a. (and up to ~90,000t in 10 years’ time…)

Continue reading ATLANTIC Sapphire ambitions to build land-based salmon farm in Miami with 10,000t capacity p.a. (and up to ~90,000t in 10 years’ time…)

DEEPWATER Horizon tragedy’s ongoing impacts: Scientists identify critical species from Gulf oil spill & enables monitoring of keystone species

Continue reading DEEPWATER Horizon tragedy’s ongoing impacts: Scientists identify critical species from Gulf oil spill & enables monitoring of keystone species

THAI Union makes $575 million strategic investment in Red Lobster, the world’s largest seafood restaurant company

Continue reading THAI Union makes $575 million strategic investment in Red Lobster, the world’s largest seafood restaurant company

“IRRESPONSIBLE journalism” for not including “important terms of reference” – Camanchaca Inc. President responds to Reuters article on antibiotics & Chilean salmon

Continue reading “IRRESPONSIBLE journalism” for not including “important terms of reference” – Camanchaca Inc. President responds to Reuters article on antibiotics & Chilean salmon

‘DIRTY Blizzard’ sent 2010 Gulf oil spill pollution to seafloor; Study finds Deepwater Horizon oil spill impacts lingered ‘much longer than expected’; Contaminants

Continue reading ‘DIRTY Blizzard’ sent 2010 Gulf oil spill pollution to seafloor; Study finds Deepwater Horizon oil spill impacts lingered ‘much longer than expected’; Contaminants

“We have collectively held our tongues regarding the challenges that have plagued the wild shrimp industry… time to stop giving the Gulf a pass on bycatch” – Mazzetta

Continue reading “We have collectively held our tongues regarding the challenges that have plagued the wild shrimp industry… time to stop giving the Gulf a pass on bycatch” – Mazzetta

‘SIMPLE Solution’to some bycatch: Oceana urges Obama Admin to make wild-catch U.S. shrimping industry “more sustainable” by requiring TEDs on all shrimp trawls

Continue reading ‘SIMPLE Solution’to some bycatch: Oceana urges Obama Admin to make wild-catch U.S. shrimping industry “more sustainable” by requiring TEDs on all shrimp trawls

“MAN-EATING monster crocodile may be Florida’s newest invasive species” – UF communicators know how to use catchy… biting headlines…

Continue reading “MAN-EATING monster crocodile may be Florida’s newest invasive species” – UF communicators know how to use catchy… biting headlines…

FLORIDA seafood firm sentenced in U.S. Federal Court for violating Lacey Act for falsely labeling 286 cases of Chilean salmon as Scottish…

Continue reading FLORIDA seafood firm sentenced in U.S. Federal Court for violating Lacey Act for falsely labeling 286 cases of Chilean salmon as Scottish…