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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.
Aquaculture – Problems Inherent to...
Problems Inherent to Aquaculture
Shrimp - The Rock Shrimp
The Rock Shrimp. Fishery.
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.
Aquaculture - What Is Aquaculture?
Over the last decade, aquaculture has gained momentum as a viable method to produce seafood.
Clams – The Atlantic Razor, or Jackknife...
The Atlantic Razor, or Jackknife Clam
The Pacific white shrimp
The Pacific white shrimp. Fishery.
Tilapia Farming
Aquacultire - Tilapia farming. Fishery.
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing with...
Fishing with Drifting Nets. Fishery.
Organic Aquaculture
Can aquaculture be organic? Fishery.
American Aquaculture -The Facts
The Facts about American Aquaculture
Commercial Fishing Seasons – Fishing in...
Commercial Fishing Seasons, Fishing in the Fall
The Atlantic Sea Scallop
The Atlantic Sea Scallop. Fishery.
Is There a Commercial Market for Cannonball...
The cannonball jellyfish market. Fishery.
What is red tide, and is it dangerous?
The affects and dangers or red tide can be serious to marine and human health.
The Spiny Dogfish
The Spiny Dogfish. Fishery.
Scallop Prices
Sea scallop prices. Fishery.
The Alaska Pollock
The Alaska Pollock – the Walleye
Aquaculture Grants – Top 3 Aquaculure...
The top three federal aquaculture grants.
Aquaculture – Catfish Aquaculture
Aquaculture – Catfish Aquaculture
Commercial Fishing Organizations
A list of some of the most notable commercial fishing organizations.
Introduction to Crustaceans
A description of crustaceans. Fishery.
Rockfish - The Pacific Ocean Perch
The rockfish, a pacific coast species, also known as the pacific ocean perch.
Red Snapper Commercial Fishery
Red Snapper Commercial Fishery
Salmon Aquaculture
Introduction to salmon aquaculture
Catfish – The Channel catfish
The Channel catfish. 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.
Black Sea Bass
All about the black sea bass. Fishery.
Aquaculture Facts and Figures
Aquaculture Facts and Figures. Fishery. Page 2.
Introduction to swordfish. Fishery.
Senate Oceans Caucus
An introduction to the Senate Oceans Caucus
What is Red Tide?
Karenia brevis, the microorganism that causes red tides, can result in fish kills.
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.
Pros and cons of expanding geoduck farming
Expansion of Geoduck farms in British Columbia could threaten other species in the area.
Certification Pros and Cons
A review of the pros and cons of MSC's sustainable fishing program.
The Sea Cucumber
The Sea Cucumber and Fisheries. Fishery.
The Dungeness Crab
The Dungeness Crab, Fishery.
Floating cage systems
Aquaculture using floating oyster cages.
Pesticides and Pollution
Pesticides stay in the environment
Pacific Halibut
Introduction to the Pacific Halibut
Introduction To The Geoduck
The Geoduck in aquaculture and the wild. The 8-poud King Clam, the Elephant Clam.
The Pew Charitable Trusts
Pew Charitable Trusts. Fishery.
Sustainable Aquaculture
Sustainable Aquaculture. Fishery.
The American Eel
All about juvenile eels. Fishery.
There are hundreds of different types of...
A listing of some of the seaweeds found in the North Atlantic.
Pacific Cod
The Pacific cod fishery.
Shrimp – What Are Shrimp?
Introduction to shrimp. Fishery.
Frequently Asked Questions About Aquaculture
A primer on aquaculture. Fishery.
Pacific Whiting – Description of the...
The Pacific Whiting, or Hake. Fishery.
Farming the Barramundi. 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.
The BP Oil Spill - Introduction
Introduction to the BP Oil Spill
Cedar Key
Fishing at the Cedar Key. Fishery.
Tuna Fish In General
Tuna Fish In General. Fishery.
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing by the...
Trawling is considered to be the most common method of commercial fishing.
Buyers and Sellers Exchange
The US northeast's main fish auction.
The Maritime Fishermen's Union
Introduction to The Maritime Fishermen's Union
Wind Turbines – Cape Wind
The Cape Wind Turbines. Fishery.
Aquaculture – Common Aquaculture Products
An overview of common aquaculture species.
More Evidence Of Global Warming
warming oceans. Fishery.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership
Unifying a global economy with Asia.
Sustainability and Marketing
Is sustainability as marketing scam?
Introduction to rockweed. Fishery.
Federal disaster relief passes
National fishing disaster funding.
The Exxon Valdez Oil Spill
The oil recovery of the Exxon Valdez as of 2010.
Marine Forecasts – 5 Internet Locations...
Marine Forecasts – 5 Internet Locations For Marine Forecasts
The Bluefin Tuna
The oft-troubled bluefin tuna, its life and regulation.
Pangasius. Fishery.
Trawl net reduces bycatch
Reducing trawling bycatch by over 50 percent by use of better designed nets.
Kelp and Seaweed
A market for seaweed. Fishery.
Maine's Cobscook Bay
The Cobscook Bay fishing area in Maine.
The Gulf of Mexico
Conditions in the Gulf of Mexico
Tiger Shrimp – What Is The Tiger Shrimp?
Introduction to the Asian tiger shrimp
The U.S. Department of Commerce
NOAA and the U.S. Department of Commerce
Overfishing and acceptable biological catch
Overfishing and acceptable limit definitions
National monuments in the ocean
The Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument Expansion proclamation.
Commercial Shellfishing – An Introduction...
An Introduction to the Conch. Fishery.
Problems with oyster aquaculture
Some of the problems oysters encounter, including parasites and bacteria.
The Green Crab
The invasive green crab. Fishery.
A description of the Butterfish.
The Perfect Storm
The Perfect Storm: reality and renditions
Aquaculture - Closed Containment
Fully contained aquaculture systems.
The impact of Russian fishing imports
Movement to ban Russian seafood, tied to the Ukraine, gets weak support.
Aquaculture Organizations
Aquaculture Organizations
What is Surimi?
Surimi seafood is ground ingredients with flavor similar to that of crab, shrimp, lobster and other shellfish.
The Environmental Defense Fund
The Environmental Defense Fund. Fishery.
The Sablefish
The Sablefish. Fishery.
Catch Shares – The Environmental Defense...
The Environmental Defense Fund and Catch Shares
The Horseshoe Crab
Introduction to the Horseshoe Crab
The White Hake
The white hake. Fishery.
Current Aquaculture Revenue
Fish farming revenue 2010 and 2011
MSC Evaluated By Third Party
Does data back up their effectiveness?
The American Lobster
The American Lobster. Fishery.
Marine Stewardship Council Criticism
Marine Stewardship Council Criticism
The Triploid Oyster
The Triploid Oyster. Fishery.
National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science
A description of the National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science.
Aquaculture Initiative – NOAA’s...
The new Aquaculture Technology Transfer Initiative is designed to encourage public-private partnerships on projects that advance innovative sustainable practices.
The Giant Pacific Octopus
The Giant Pacific Octopus. Fishery.
Introduction to the Longfin Squid
Introduction to the Longfin Squid
The Difference Between Farmed vs. Fresh Fish
Recent studies see little difference between wild versus fresh salmon.
Commercial Shellfishing – Species of...
The hard shell clam. Fishery.
The Chesapeake Bay
The Chesapeake Bay watershed. Fishery.
New Bedford
The port of New Bedford. Fishery.
Sustainability Policies – Hannaford...
Hannaford adopts new policy. Fishery.
NOAA Weather Radio
NOAA Weather Radio. Fishery.
Atlantic Herring - Introduction to the Atlantic...
Introduction to the Atlantic Herring
Report Defines U.S. Seafood Consumption
Report leads to a better understanding of consumers of fish.
Aquiculture - The Equipment of Aquaculture
A description of the basic equipment used in Aquaculture.
The National Marine Fisheries Service
Fukushima and Radiation
Will radiation kill the ocean? Fishery.
Aeration and Aquaculture
The importance of aeration in aquaculture.
Reusing old seashells to build new shellfish beds
Building artificial reefs using old oyster shells.
The Marine Mammal Protection Act
The Marine Mammal Protection Act
The Blue Mussel
The blue mussel. Fishery.
The Atlantic Spiny Lobster
The Atlantic spiny lobster. Fishery.
Fishing Grounds - Long Island Sound
Fishing Long Island Sound. Fishery.
National Institute for Occupational Safety and...
NIOSH and Commercial Fishing. Fishery.
Seafood and General Nutrition
Seafood nutrition and the health benefits of eating seafood.
Fishing Still the Most Dangerous Profession
Commercial fishing the most dangerous job.
Atlantic Cod
The Atlantic Cod. Fishery.
White meat tuna, albacore, a healthy alternative
The albacore tuna fishery in the Pacific northwest, including the status of the stock using 2012 data.
Endangered Species Act of 1973
Endangered Species Act of 1973. Fishery.
Sustainable Fisheries - Office of Sustainable...
The Office of Sustainable Fisheries
Crustaceans - Red king crabs
Red king crabs. Fishery.
Georges Bank
An Introduction to Georges Bank. Fishery.
Fukushima Reactor
Fukushima Reactor Update. Fishery.
Aquaculture Choices
Basic aquaculture systems. Fishery.
International Fishmeal and Fish Oil Organisation
International Fishmeal and Fish Oil Organisation
Are mussels farmed in aquaculture?
Expanding American aquaculture by increasing offshore farming, including mussels and sea cucumbers.
Organic Standard For Aquaculture
Canada's rules for saying aquacultured fish can be organic.
Aquaculture feed for the future
Investigating a sustainable fish feed for aquaculture using an alternative such as algae.
Genetic Engineering
Food and Genetic Engineering. Fishery.
Aquaculture - Oysters And Aquaculture
Oysters And Aquaculture. Fishery.
Aquaculture in Canada
Aquaculture in Canada. Fishery.
Draft Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Act
A review of the Dec. 2013 draft Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Act.
Six Fisheries Receive Disaster Relief Funds
NOAA Fisheries disaster aid set at $75 million, to include salmon, multispecies groundfish, oyster and blue crab fisheries.
Got an Opinion? Write A Column.
Introduction to Commercial Fishing
Sea Lions
Sea lions impact Columbia River. Fishery.
Tsunami Impacts December 2014
Tsunami after affects. Fishery.
Fishing Grounds
The Gulf of Maine. Fishery.
The International Pacific Halibut Commission
The International Pacific Halibut Commission
Sustainable Seafood – What Is Sustainable...
Sustainable Seafood 101 - An introduction
Apalachicola Bay Declared A Disaster
Bay declared federal failure. Fishery.
The Northern Shrimp
The Northern Shrimp. Fishery.

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