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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.
A description of the Scup, Stenotomus Chrysops, also known as a Porgy.
What is the Atlantic Razor (or Jackknife) Clam?
The Atlantic Razor, or Jackknife Clam
The Atlantic Sea Scallop
The Atlantic Sea Scallop. Fishery.
Is There a Commercial Market for Cannonball...
The cannonball jellyfish market. Fishery.
What Is Aquaculture?
Over the last decade, aquaculture has gained momentum as a viable method to produce seafood.
What is the Spiny Dogfish?
The Spiny Dogfish. Fishery.
Tilapia Farming
Aquacultire - Tilapia farming. Fishery.
Where Can You Find Rock Shrimp?
The Rock Shrimp. Fishery.
Aquaculture – Catfish Aquaculture
Aquaculture – Catfish Aquaculture
The Alaska Pollock
The Alaska Pollock – the Walleye
Catfish – The Channel catfish
The Channel catfish. Fishery.
Atlantic Herring - Introduction to the Atlantic...
Introduction to the Atlantic Herring
Aquaculture Grants – Top 3 Aquaculure...
The top three federal aquaculture grants.
Rockfish - The Pacific Ocean Perch
The rockfish, a pacific coast species, also known as the pacific ocean perch.
Tuna Fish In General
Tuna Fish In General. Fishery.
Aquaculture – Common Aquaculture Products
An overview of common aquaculture species.
Commercial Fishing Organizations
A list of some of the most notable commercial fishing organizations.
Scallop Prices
Sea scallop prices. Fishery.
Salmon Aquaculture
Introduction to salmon aquaculture
Pacific Halibut
Introduction to the Pacific Halibut
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing with...
Fishing with Drifting Nets. Fishery.
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing with Pots
Pots are traps used to catch crustaceans such as lobster, crabs and whelk (conch).
The Pacific white shrimp
The Pacific white shrimp. Fishery.
Commercial Fishing Seasons – Fishing in...
Commercial Fishing Seasons, Fishing in the Fall
Organic Aquaculture
Can aquaculture be organic? Fishery.
Land Based Aquaculture Systems
Land Based Aquaculture Systems. Fishery.
The Commercial Crayfish Fishery
Introduction to the Crayfish. Fishery.
The BP Oil Spill - Introduction
Introduction to the BP Oil Spill
Atlantic Cod
The Atlantic Cod. Fishery.
American Aquaculture -The Facts
The Facts about American Aquaculture
The Sablefish
The Sablefish. Fishery.
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing by the...
Trawling is considered to be the most common method of commercial fishing.
The Maritime Fishermen's Union
Introduction to The Maritime Fishermen's Union
The Bluefin Tuna
The oft-troubled bluefin tuna, its life and regulation.
Current Aquaculture Revenue
Fish farming revenue 2010 and 2011
Red Snapper Commercial Fishery
Red Snapper Commercial Fishery
Certification Pros and Cons
A review of the pros and cons of MSC's sustainable fishing program.
Introduction to Crustaceans
A description of crustaceans. Fishery.
Aquaculture Financing – Top 3 Aquaculure...
The top three Aquaculure Financing Programs.
Aquaculture - Oysters And Aquaculture
Oysters And Aquaculture. Fishery.
Humboldt Squid
Jumbo Squid becoming popular in San Diego
Marine Stewardship Council Criticism
Marine Stewardship Council Criticism
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing with Fixed...
Fishing with Fixed Nets. Fishery.
Midwestern Aquaculture Organizations
A guide to Midwestern Aquaculture Organizations
The Blue Mussel
The blue mussel. Fishery.
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.
Yellowtail Flounder - Commercial Fishing
The Yellowtail Flounder Fishery
The Atlantic Spiny Lobster
The Atlantic spiny lobster. 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.
Sustainable Seafood – What Is Sustainable...
Sustainable Seafood 101 - An introduction
The American Lobster
The American Lobster. Fishery.
Sustainable Aquaculture
Sustainable Aquaculture. Fishery.
NOAA Law Enforcement Faces Corruption
Issues fines but cannot account for $50 million
Aeration and Aquaculture
The importance of aeration in aquaculture.
The Dungeness Crab
The Dungeness Crab, Fishery.
Frequently Asked Questions About Aquaculture
A primer on aquaculture. Fishery.
The Sea Cucumber
The Sea Cucumber and Fisheries. Fishery.
Marine Forecasts – 5 Internet Locations...
Marine Forecasts – 5 Internet Locations For Marine Forecasts
Sea Urchin
Introduction to the Sea Urchin. Fishery.
Rewriting Magnuson-Stevens
Considerations in rewriting the Magnuson-Stevens Act of 2014.
Aquaculture - Closed Containment
Fully contained aquaculture systems.
New York Fishing
Fishing in Long Island Sound. Fishery.
International Management of Tuna
Atlantic tuna management. Fishery.
Sockeye Salmon, Red Salmon,
Introducing the Sockeye salmon. Fishery.
Tiger Shrimp – What Is The Tiger Shrimp?
Introduction to the Asian tiger shrimp
Aquaculture Choices
Basic aquaculture systems. Fishery.
Sea Lions
Sea lions impact Columbia River. Fishery.
The Stone Crab
The stone crab. Fishery.
All about groundfish. Fishery.
Aquaculture Organizations
Aquaculture Organizations
Selling Seafood - Best for Heart Health
American Heart Association says seafood can reduce the risk of heart disease
The American Eel
An introduction to the American eel
Introduction to Bycatch
Definition and problems with bycatch.
Saltonstall-Kennedy Act
Fishing grants for 2013, 2014. Fishery.
Shrimp – What Are Shrimp?
Introduction to shrimp. Fishery.
Antibiotics found in Asian seafood
Aquaculture contaminants. Fishery.
Crustaceans - Red king crabs
Red king crabs. Fishery.
Introduction to the Longfin Squid
Introduction to the Longfin Squid
Got an Opinion? Write A Column.
Introduction to Commercial Fishing
Louisiana Crawfish Rebounds
Southern & Northern shrimp. Fishery.
Why Some Say Catch Shares Do Not Work
Why Some Say Catch Shares Do Not Work
Buyers and Sellers Exchange
The US northeast's main fish auction.
American Aquaculture
Hoosier state aquaculture quadruples
The Giant Pacific Octopus
The Giant Pacific Octopus. Fishery.
Reality TV comes to Fishermen
Television series highlight Fishermen
Commercial Shellfishing – An Introduction...
The common whelk (Buccinum undatum).
Pacific Whiting – Description of the...
The Pacific Whiting, or Hake. 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.
Disaster declared for Mississippi oyster and...
Disaster declared for Mississippi oyster and blue crab
The American plaice
The American plaice. Fishery.
Certification Controversies
Marine Stewardship Council, sustainable fishing, bycatch
Introduction to swordfish. Fishery.
The Gulf of Mexico
Conditions in the Gulf of Mexico
What is Surimi?
Surimi seafood is ground ingredients with flavor similar to that of crab, shrimp, lobster and other shellfish.
Kelp and Seaweed
A market for seaweed. Fishery.
The Triploid Oyster
The Triploid Oyster. Fishery.
Commercial Fishing and Taxes
Commercial Fishing and Taxes. Fishery.
Problems Inhibiting Better U.S. Aquaculture
Problems inhibiting better U.S. aquaculture
Commercial Shellfishing – Species of...
The hard shell clam. Fishery.
There are hundreds of different types of...
A listing of some of the seaweeds found in the North Atlantic.
The Monkfish
Introduction to the Monkfish. Fishery.
How do I get a Saltonstall-Kennedy Grant For...
Saltonstall-Kennedy Grants allow fishermen to take part in federal scientific investigations while getting paid.
Floating cage systems
Aquaculture using floating oyster cages.
National Institute for Occupational Safety and...
NIOSH and Commercial Fishing. Fishery.
Asian Finfish Aquaculture
Asian aquaculture dominates the market.
Draft Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Act
A review of the Dec. 2013 draft Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Act.
Ocean Chemistry
The ocean's changing chemistry. Fishery.
The Acadian Redfish
The Acadian Redfish. Fishery.
Endangered Species - The Atlantic Sturgeon
Sturgeons declared endangered species.
What are algae and seaweed?
A primer on algae and the three types of seaweed.
NOAA's National Data Buoy Center
Real time wave data. Fishery.
Aquiculture - The Equipment of Aquaculture
A description of the basic equipment used in Aquaculture.
Introduction To The Geoduck
The Geoduck in aquaculture and the wild. The 8-poud King Clam, the Elephant Clam.
Problems with oyster aquaculture
Some of the problems oysters encounter, including parasites and bacteria.
Cedar Key
Fishing at the Cedar Key. Fishery.
OysterGro trial on the Cape
Trial for floating aquaculture equipment.
The Gray Seal
The gray seal. Fishery.
Genetic Engineering
Food and Genetic Engineering. Fishery.
How to Get Marine Stewardship Council Certified
How to get certified by the marine fisheries council
Commercial Crustaceans
Introduction to Crustaceans. Fishery.
Trawl net reduces bycatch
Reducing trawling bycatch by over 50 percent by use of better designed nets.
Apalachicola Bay – Commercial fishing
A look at Apalachicola Bay. Fishery.
Black Sea Bass
All about the black sea bass. Fishery.
California Spiny Lobster
What is the California Spiny Lobster?
Apalachicola Bay Declared A Disaster
Bay declared federal failure. Fishery.
2013 Northern Shrimp Section Limits
Northern Shrimp season for 2013.
National monuments in the ocean
The Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument Expansion proclamation.
A description of the Butterfish.
The Green Crab
Introduction to the green crab. Fishery.
The impact of Russian fishing imports
Movement to ban Russian seafood, tied to the Ukraine, gets weak support.
The Maryland Crab
The Maryland Crab. Fishery.
What is NOAA. Fishery.
Pangasius. Fishery.
Stock Assessment
Stock Assessment. Fishery.
The Commercial Sea Scallop Fishery
Status of the scallop fishery.
Georges Bank
An Introduction to Georges Bank. Fishery.
Farming the Barramundi. Fishery.
The White Hake
The white hake. Fishery.
Gray Triggerfish
All about the gray triggerfish. Fishery.
Magnuson Reauthorization Puts East Coast...
The 2014 Magnuson-Stevens Act reauthorization
A lingcod is not an actual cod.
The Lingcod is neither a ling nor a cod. It is a member of the Pacific greenling family native only to North Pacific waters off the west coast of North America

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