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5 Benefits of Aquaculture
Aquaculture, or fish farming, has a variety of benefits. Typically used for shellfish such as oysters or fish such as salmon, find out the advantages of this sustainable fishing practice in this article.
10 Top Aquaculture Countries
A list of the top 10 aquaculture producers in the world.
5 Problems Inherent to Aquaculture
Problems Inherent to Aquaculture
3 Helpful Tips to Opening a Fish Hatchery
Over the last decade, aquaculture, also known as fish farming, or aquafarming, has developed into a viable commercial industry.
What Is Aquaculture?
Over the last decade, aquaculture has gained momentum as a viable method to produce seafood.
What is the Atlantic Razor (or Jackknife) Clam?
The Atlantic Razor, or Jackknife Clam
Is There a Commercial Market for Cannonball...
The cannonball jellyfish market. Fishery.
Where Can You Find Rock Shrimp?
The Rock Shrimp. Fishery.
Tilapia Farming
Aquacultire - Tilapia farming. Fishery.
Crustaceans - Red king crabs
Red king crabs. Fishery.
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing with Pots
Pots are traps used to catch crustaceans such as lobster, crabs and whelk (conch).
Rockfish - The Pacific Ocean Perch
The rockfish, a pacific coast species, also known as the pacific ocean perch.
The Atlantic Sea Scallop
The Atlantic Sea Scallop. Fishery.
Aquaculture – Common Aquaculture Products
An overview of common aquaculture species.
The Alaska Pollock
The Alaska Pollock – the Walleye
The BP Oil Spill - Introduction
Introduction to the BP Oil Spill
The Pacific white shrimp
The Pacific white shrimp. Fishery.
Aquaculture Grants – Top 3 Aquaculure...
The top three federal aquaculture grants.
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing with...
Fishing with Drifting Nets. Fishery.
National Fishing Regulations
The basis for all commercial fishing law and policy in the United States is established on a federal level. The federal government also establishes the manner in which the nation interacts on a global level with other fishing nations.
Aquaculture – Catfish Aquaculture
Aquaculture – Catfish Aquaculture
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing by the...
Trawling is considered to be the most common method of commercial fishing.
New York Fishing
Fishing in Long Island Sound. Fishery.
Aquaculture - Oysters And Aquaculture
Oysters And Aquaculture. Fishery.
Certification Pros and Cons
A review of the pros and cons of MSC's sustainable fishing program.
Catfish – The Channel catfish
The Channel catfish. Fishery.
American Aquaculture -The Facts
The Facts about American Aquaculture
Atlantic Herring - Introduction to the Atlantic...
Introduction to the Atlantic Herring
Pacific Whiting – Description of the...
The Pacific Whiting, or Hake. Fishery.
Land Based Aquaculture Systems
Land Based Aquaculture Systems. Fishery.
Scallop Prices
Sea scallop prices. Fishery.
Aquiculture - The Equipment of Aquaculture
A description of the basic equipment used in Aquaculture.
Red Snapper Commercial Fishery
Red Snapper Commercial Fishery
Aquaculture Organizations
Aquaculture Organizations
Sustainable Seafood – What Is Sustainable...
Sustainable Seafood 101 - An introduction
Frequently Asked Questions About Aquaculture
A primer on aquaculture. Fishery.
Current Aquaculture Revenue
Fish farming revenue 2010 and 2011
What is the Spiny Dogfish?
The Spiny Dogfish. Fishery.
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing with Fixed...
Fishing with Fixed Nets. Fishery.
Problems Inhibiting Better U.S. Aquaculture
Problems inhibiting better U.S. aquaculture
The Atlantic Spiny Lobster
The Atlantic spiny lobster. Fishery.
The Dungeness Crab
The Dungeness Crab, Fishery.
Commercial Fishing Organizations
A list of some of the most notable commercial fishing organizations.
Tuna Fish In General
Tuna Fish In General. Fishery.
Introduction to rockweed. Fishery.
Aquaculture Financing – Top 3 Aquaculure...
The top three Aquaculure Financing Programs.
Introduction to swordfish. Fishery.
Buyers and Sellers Exchange
The US northeast's main fish auction.
The Commercial Crayfish Fishery
Introduction to the Crayfish. Fishery.
The American Lobster
The American Lobster. Fishery.
Sustainable Aquaculture
Sustainable Aquaculture. Fishery.
The Maritime Fishermen's Union
Introduction to The Maritime Fishermen's Union
The Sablefish
The Sablefish. Fishery.
Organic Aquaculture
Can aquaculture be organic? Fishery.
Reality TV comes to Fishermen
Television series highlight Fishermen
Aquaculture - Closed Containment
Fully contained aquaculture systems.
Marine Forecasts – 5 Internet Locations...
Marine Forecasts – 5 Internet Locations For Marine Forecasts
Commercial Fishing and Taxes
Commercial Fishing and Taxes. Fishery.
Introduction to the Longfin Squid
Introduction to the Longfin Squid
Got an Opinion? Write A Column.
Introduction to Commercial Fishing
Sea Urchin
Introduction to the Sea Urchin. Fishery.
Floating cage systems
Aquaculture using floating oyster cages.
The Triploid Oyster
The Triploid Oyster. Fishery.
Why Some Say Catch Shares Do Not Work
Why Some Say Catch Shares Do Not Work
Commercial Shellfishing – An Introduction...
An Introduction to the Conch. Fishery.
Sockeye Salmon, Red Salmon,
Introducing the Sockeye salmon. Fishery.
The National Marine Fisheries Service
Pacific Halibut
Introduction to the Pacific Halibut
How do I get a Saltonstall-Kennedy Grant For...
Saltonstall-Kennedy Grants allow fishermen to take part in federal scientific investigations while getting paid.
Yellowtail Flounder - Commercial Fishing
The Yellowtail Flounder Fishery
California Spiny Lobster
What is the California Spiny Lobster?
Catch Shares – What are Catch Shares?
What are Catch Shares? Fishery.
Aquaculture feed for the future
Investigating a sustainable fish feed for aquaculture using an alternative such as algae.
Introduction to Crustaceans
A description of crustaceans. Fishery.
Marine Stewardship Council Criticism
Marine Stewardship Council Criticism
The American Eel
All about juvenile eels. Fishery.
Shrimp – What Are Shrimp?
Introduction to shrimp. Fishery.
The Acadian Redfish
The Acadian Redfish. Fishery.
The Gulf of Mexico
Conditions in the Gulf of Mexico
Salmon Aquaculture
Introduction to salmon aquaculture
Endangered Species - The Atlantic Sturgeon
Sturgeons declared endangered species.
The Bluefin Tuna
The oft-troubled bluefin tuna, its life and regulation.
Apalachicola Bay – Commercial fishing
A look at Apalachicola Bay. Fishery.
What is NOAA. Fishery.
The Stone Crab
The stone crab. Fishery.
National monuments in the ocean
The Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument Expansion proclamation.
Commercial Fishing Seasons – Fishing in...
Commercial Fishing Seasons, Fishing in the Fall
There are hundreds of different types of...
A listing of some of the seaweeds found in the North Atlantic.
The Commercial Sea Scallop Fishery
Status of the scallop fishery.
Tiger Shrimp – What Is The Tiger Shrimp?
Introduction to the Asian tiger shrimp
Atlantic Cod
The Atlantic Cod. Fishery.
A description of the Scup, Stenotomus Chrysops, also known as a Porgy.
Amendment 18
Introduction to Amendment 18. Fishery.
Alaskan King Salmon
Alaskan King Salmon. Fishery.
NOAA's National Data Buoy Center
Real time wave data. Fishery.
Aquaculture Initiative – NOAA’s...
The new Aquaculture Technology Transfer Initiative is designed to encourage public-private partnerships on projects that advance innovative sustainable practices.
Aquaculture Choices
Basic aquaculture systems. Fishery.
The Sea Cucumber
The Sea Cucumber and Fisheries. Fishery.
The Northern Shrimp
The Northern Shrimp. Fishery.
Economic Value of Fishing Industry
Economic Value of Fishing Industry
Rewriting Magnuson-Stevens
Considerations in rewriting the Magnuson-Stevens Act of 2014.
Pacific harbor seals
Introduction to the Pacific harbor seal
Aquaculture dissolved oxygen pond management...
Managing DO in Aquaculture. Fishery.
Aquaculture – Salmon And Aquaculture
Salmon And Aquaculture. Fishery.
Red Snapper Season Opened
Red Snapper Season Opened. Fishery.
The Horseshoe Crab
Introduction to the Horseshoe Crab
What is your favorite seafood?
A list of America's favorite seafood.
The Monkfish
Introduction to the Monkfish. Fishery.
Marketing the green crab
Exploring the green grab in Maine.
Japanese whale market plummets
Whale hunting protests are impacting sales.
OysterGro trial on the Cape
Trial for floating aquaculture equipment.
What is Surimi?
Surimi seafood is ground ingredients with flavor similar to that of crab, shrimp, lobster and other shellfish.
Catch Shares – Why Some Say Catch Shares...
Are catch shares the answer to overfishing?
MSC Evaluated By Third Party
Does data back up their effectiveness?
Aquiculture – Aquiculture Feed and...
The search for fish feed alternatives.
South Carolina shrimp at a halt
South Carolina shrimp closure. Fishery.
New Bedford
The port of New Bedford. Fishery.
U.S. Seafood Declines Over Last Decade
Fisheries economics, landings and prices impact demand and supply in the United States.
Senate fishing aid bill would close local NOAA...
Disaster relief could include elimination of NOAA office.
Overfishing and acceptable biological catch
Overfishing and acceptable limit definitions
Georges Bank
An Introduction to Georges Bank. Fishery.
Friend of the Sea
Sustainable seafood certification through Friends of the Sea.
The Giant Pacific Octopus
The Giant Pacific Octopus. Fishery.
NOAA Weather Radio
NOAA Weather Radio. Fishery.
National Institute for Occupational Safety and...
NIOSH and Commercial Fishing. Fishery.
Farming the Barramundi. Fishery.
Six Fisheries Receive Disaster Relief Funds
NOAA Fisheries disaster aid set at $75 million, to include salmon, multispecies groundfish, oyster and blue crab fisheries.
Saltonstall-Kennedy Act
Fishing grants for 2013, 2014. Fishery.
Problems with oyster aquaculture
Some of the problems oysters encounter, including parasites and bacteria.
Lobster Management
Lobster Management. Fishery.
How to Get Marine Stewardship Council Certified
How to get certified by the marine fisheries council
The Surfclam
An Introduction to Commercial Shellfishing and the variety of species taken commercially. On this page, learn about Spisula solidissima, the Atlantic Surf Clam.
Selling Seafood - Best for Heart Health
American Heart Association says seafood can reduce the risk of heart disease
All about groundfish. Fishery.
Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission
ASMFC - Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission
State, Feds Differ on St. Croix Alewifes
St. Croix River alewife problem. Fishery.
Oyster seeds for restoration of environment
Oyster spat near the Mississippi and Gulf need time to grow due to oil spill.
Kelp and Seaweed
A market for seaweed. Fishery.
Black Sea Bass
All about the black sea bass. Fishery.
International Fishmeal and Fish Oil Organisation
International Fishmeal and Fish Oil Organisation
What is ghost fishing?
Abandoned or lost fishing nets and lobster pots, called ghost fishing, are still a threat to marine life
Will Congress Protect Hatcheries
Federal legislators consider regulations on fish hatcheries to keep them for commercial use.
Proposal to rebuild oyster reefs in dispute
New Jersey oyster reefs. Fishery.
Exxon Valdez Spill Effects Still Present
Alaskan oil spill. Fishery.

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