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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.
Selling Seafood - Best for Heart Health
American Heart Association says seafood can reduce the risk of heart disease
Introduction To The Geoduck
The Geoduck in aquaculture and the wild. The 8-poud King Clam, the Elephant Clam.
10 Top Aquaculture Countries
A list of the top 10 aquaculture producers in the world.
Salmon Hatchery Questions & Answers
Salmon Hatchery Questions & Answers
5 Problems Inherent to Aquaculture
Problems Inherent to Aquaculture
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
Where Can You Find Rock Shrimp?
The Rock Shrimp. Fishery.
The impact of Russian fishing imports
Movement to ban Russian seafood, tied to the Ukraine, gets weak support.
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.
Commercial Fishing Seasons – Fishing in...
Commercial Fishing Seasons, Fishing in the Fall
The Triploid Oyster
The Triploid Oyster. Fishery.
NMFS - What Is NMFS
The National Marine Fisheries Service
The Pacific white shrimp
The Pacific white shrimp. Fishery.
Is There a Commercial Market for Cannonball...
The cannonball jellyfish market. 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.
The Stone Crab
The stone crab. Fishery.
Marine Stewardship Council Criticism
Marine Stewardship Council Criticism
Tilapia Farming
Aquacultire - Tilapia farming. Fishery.
Salmon Aquaculture
Introduction to salmon aquaculture
Aquaculture Grants – Top 3 Aquaculure...
The top three federal aquaculture grants.
The Marine Mammal Protection Act
The Marine Mammal Protection Act
Sockeye Salmon, Red Salmon,
Introducing the Sockeye salmon. Fishery.
Marketing the green crab
Exploring the green grab in Maine.
Certification Pros and Cons
A review of the pros and cons of MSC's sustainable fishing program.
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing with...
Fishing with Drifting Nets. Fishery.
The American Lobster Fishery
The American Lobster Fishery
Aquaculture – Catfish Aquaculture
Aquaculture – Catfish Aquaculture
The Sea Cucumber
The Sea Cucumber and Fisheries. Fishery.
Protecting Bluefins via Longlining
New longlining regs designed to protect bluefin tuna
The Maritime Fishermen's Union
Introduction to The Maritime Fishermen's Union
Aquaculture – Common Aquaculture Products
An overview of common aquaculture species.
Fishing Grounds - Long Island Sound
Fishing Long Island Sound. Fishery.
Rockweed
Introduction to rockweed. Fishery.
Introduction to Crustaceans
A description of crustaceans. Fishery.
Aeration and Aquaculture
The importance of aeration in aquaculture.
Scallop Prices
Sea scallop prices. Fishery.
Global Warming and Higher Temperatures
Higher temperatures affect oceans
Pacific Whiting – Description of the...
The Pacific Whiting, or Hake. Fishery.
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing by the...
Trawling is considered to be the most common method of commercial fishing.
Groundfish
All about groundfish. Fishery.
Sustainable Aquaculture
Sustainable Aquaculture. Fishery.
California Spiny Lobster
What is the California Spiny Lobster?
The Dungeness Crab
The Dungeness Crab, Fishery.
The Gulf of Mexico
Conditions in the Gulf of Mexico
The Atlantic Sea Scallop
The Atlantic Sea Scallop. Fishery.
The BP Oil Spill - Introduction
Introduction to the BP Oil Spill
The American Lobster
The American Lobster. Fishery.
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing with Pots
Pots are traps used to catch crustaceans such as lobster, crabs and whelk (conch).
What is the Spiny Dogfish?
The Spiny Dogfish. Fishery.
Commercial Fishing Organizations
A list of some of the most notable commercial fishing organizations.
Commercial Shellfishing – Species of...
The hard shell clam. Fishery.
Saltonstall-Kennedy Act
Fishing grants for 2013, 2014. Fishery.
The Northern Shrimp
The Northern Shrimp. Fishery.
Why Some Say Catch Shares Do Not Work
Why Some Say Catch Shares Do Not Work
Aquaculture - Oysters And Aquaculture
Oysters And Aquaculture. Fishery.
Flounder
The windowpane flounder. Fishery.
NOAA Law Enforcement Faces Corruption
Issues fines but cannot account for $50 million
New York Fishing
Fishing in Long Island Sound. Fishery.
The Giant Pacific Octopus
The Giant Pacific Octopus. Fishery.
Pamlico Sound
Get to know Pamlico Sound. Fishery.
Shrimp – What Are Shrimp?
Introduction to shrimp. Fishery.
Pacific Halibut
Introduction to the Pacific Halibut
Pacific Cod
The Pacific cod fishery.
The International Pacific Halibut Commission
The International Pacific Halibut Commission
BP to Pay \$4.5 Billion in Fines
Nov. 2012 Deepwater Horizon fine
The Atlantic Spiny Lobster
The Atlantic spiny lobster. Fishery.
Aquiculture - The Equipment of Aquaculture
A description of the basic equipment used in Aquaculture.
Make way for the Asian Shore Crab
Invasive Asian Shore Crab slowly taking over the northeast Atlantic.
The Commercial Crayfish Fishery
Introduction to the Crayfish. Fishery.
Floating cage systems
Aquaculture using floating oyster cages.
Stock Assessment
Stock Assessment. Fishery.
Tidal And Intertidal Zones
A description of tidal zones and large marine ecosystems as a whole.
Catch Shares – The Environmental Defense...
The Environmental Defense Fund and Catch Shares
Organic Aquaculture
Can aquaculture be organic? Fishery.
Sea Urchin
Introduction to the Sea Urchin. Fishery.
The Acadian Redfish
The Acadian Redfish. Fishery.
Catfish – The Channel catfish
The Channel catfish. Fishery.
Marine Forecasts – 5 Internet Locations...
Marine Forecasts – 5 Internet Locations For Marine Forecasts
Antibiotics found in Asian seafood
Aquaculture contaminants. Fishery.
The Commercial Sea Scallop Fishery
Status of the scallop fishery.
State, Feds Differ on St. Croix Alewifes
St. Croix River alewife problem. Fishery.
Kelp and Seaweed
A market for seaweed. Fishery.
Ecosystem Balance
indirect effects of population. Fishery.
Goliath Grouper
Could the goliath grouper be deregulated?
Aquaculture Organizations
Aquaculture Organizations
Northeast Seafood Coalition
Northeast Seafood Coalition. Fishery.
Buyers and Sellers Exchange
The US northeast's main fish auction.
Aquaculture Financing – Top 3 Aquaculure...
The top three Aquaculure Financing Programs.
American Aquaculture -The Facts
The Facts about American Aquaculture
Introduction to Bycatch
Definition and problems with bycatch.
Bluefish
All about the bluefish. Fishery.
Fishing Grounds
The Gulf of Maine. Fishery.
Problems Inhibiting Better U.S. Aquaculture
Problems inhibiting better U.S. aquaculture
Tuna Fish In General
Tuna Fish In General. Fishery.
Catch Shares – Why Some Say Catch Shares...
Are catch shares the answer to overfishing?
N.C. stops speckled trout fishing
speckled trout fishing season closes
Aquiculture – Aquiculture Feed and...
The search for fish feed alternatives.
Dead Zones and Anoxia
low dissolved oxygen. Fishery.
Rewriting Magnuson-Stevens
Considerations in rewriting the Magnuson-Stevens Act of 2014.
Horseshoe Crab Conservation
Horseshoe Crab Conservation. Fishery.
The Alaska Pollock
The Alaska Pollock – the Walleye
Georges Bank
An Introduction to Georges Bank. Fishery.
Barramundi
Farming the Barramundi. Fishery.
Ocean Chemistry
The ocean's changing chemistry. Fishery.
Red Snapper Commercial Fishery
Red Snapper Commercial Fishery
The Bluefin Tuna
The oft-troubled bluefin tuna, its life and regulation.
National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science
A description of the National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science.
Atlantic Cod
The Atlantic Cod. Fishery.
Tsunami Impacts December 2014
Tsunami after affects. Fishery.
Marine Tagging Program
Tagging programs to aid fish stock estimates.
NOAA – What Is NOAA
What is NOAA. Fishery.
Midwestern Aquaculture Organizations
A guide to Midwestern Aquaculture Organizations
Swordfish
Introduction to swordfish. Fishery.
The Monkfish
Introduction to the Monkfish. Fishery.
U.S. Seafood Declines Over Last Decade
Fisheries economics, landings and prices impact demand and supply in the United States.
The American plaice
The American plaice. Fishery.
The Speckled Trout
Introduction to the speckled trout
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing with Fixed...
Fishing with Fixed Nets. Fishery.
Research Set-Aside Programs
Explaining Set-Aside Programs. Fishery.
Study Hints At Tuna, Dolphin Relationship
Yellowfin tuna, dolphins associated with each other to minimize predation.
Seaweeds - Nutritious superfoods
Five seaweeds that are nutritious and have a commercial market.
More Evidence Of Global Warming
warming oceans. Fishery.
The Maryland Crab
The Maryland Crab. Fishery.
Why did Chesapeake female crabs decline?
The Maryland 2014 Blue Crab Winter Dredge Survey results, which showed declining females at 69 million.
Aquaculture Choices
Basic aquaculture systems. Fishery.
Wind Turbines – Cape Wind
The Cape Wind Turbines. Fishery.
Scup
A description of the Scup, Stenotomus Chrysops, also known as a Porgy.
The U.S. Department of Commerce
NOAA and the U.S. Department of Commerce
Commercial Shellfishing – An Introduction...
An Introduction to Commercial Shellfishing
What is meant by "pelagic?"
Pelagic fish inhabit the water column of coasts, open oceans, and lakes. They can be categorized as coastal and oceanic fish.
The Horseshoe Crab
Introduction to the Horseshoe Crab
Atlantic Herring - Introduction to the Atlantic...
Introduction to the Atlantic Herring
Frequently Asked Questions About Aquaculture
A primer on aquaculture. Fishery.
Commercial Crustaceans
Introduction to Crustaceans. Fishery.
Butterfish
A description of the Butterfish.
Aquaculture - Closed Containment
Fully contained aquaculture systems.
Commercial Fishing and Taxes
Commercial Fishing and Taxes. Fishery.
Apalachicola Bay – Commercial fishing
A look at Apalachicola Bay. Fishery.
SMAST
The School for Marine Science and Technology
National Institute for Occupational Safety and...
NIOSH and Commercial Fishing. Fishery.
Catch Shares - Jones Amendment dies in U.S....
Jones Amendment dies in U.S. Senate.
The American Eel
All about juvenile eels. Fishery.
Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force
Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force
Land Based Aquaculture Systems
Land Based Aquaculture Systems. Fishery.
The Perfect Storm
The Perfect Storm: reality and renditions
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