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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
The Triploid Oyster
The Triploid Oyster. Fishery.
The Bluefin Tuna
The oft-troubled bluefin tuna, its life and regulation.
What Is Aquaculture?
Aquaculture Facts and Figures. Fishery. Page 2.
10 Top Aquaculture Countries
A list of the top 10 aquaculture producers in the world.
5 Problems Inherent to Aquaculture
Problems Inherent to Aquaculture
Are dogfish numerous or dwindling
Satellite technology shows that more dogfish may be in the ocean, more than original estimates.
Commercial Fishing Seasons – Fishing in...
Commercial Fishing Seasons, Fishing in the Fall
Where Can You Find Rock Shrimp?
The Rock Shrimp. Fishery.
Salmon Aquaculture
Introduction to salmon aquaculture
Is There a Commercial Market for Cannonball...
The cannonball jellyfish market. Fishery.
Protecting Bluefins via Longlining
New longlining regs designed to protect bluefin tuna
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 the Atlantic Razor (or Jackknife) Clam?
The Atlantic Razor, or Jackknife Clam
American Aquaculture -The Facts
The Facts about American Aquaculture
Marine Protected Areas
Defining marine protected areas. Fishery.
Tilapia Farming
Aquacultire - Tilapia farming. Fishery.
The Pacific white shrimp
The Pacific white shrimp. Fishery.
Marine Forecasts – 5 Internet Locations...
Marine Forecasts – 5 Internet Locations For Marine Forecasts
What is the Spiny Dogfish?
The Spiny Dogfish. Fishery.
Make way for the Asian Shore Crab
Invasive Asian Shore Crab slowly taking over the northeast Atlantic.
Pacific Whiting – Description of the...
The Pacific Whiting, or Hake. Fishery.
Sea Urchin
Introduction to the Sea Urchin. Fishery.
Aquaculture Grants – Top 3 Aquaculure...
The top three federal aquaculture grants.
Aquaculture – Catfish Aquaculture
Aquaculture – Catfish Aquaculture
The Sea Cucumber
The Sea Cucumber and Fisheries. Fishery.
OysterGro trial on the Cape
Trial for floating aquaculture equipment.
Commercial Fishing Organizations
A list of some of the most notable commercial fishing organizations.
Scup
A description of the Scup, Stenotomus Chrysops, also known as a Porgy.
Frequently Asked Questions About Aquaculture
A primer on aquaculture. Fishery.
Aquaculture – Common Aquaculture Products
An overview of common aquaculture species.
Sockeye Salmon, Red Salmon,
Introducing the Sockeye salmon. Fishery.
Scallop Prices
Sea scallop prices. Fishery.
Aeration and Aquaculture
The importance of aeration in aquaculture.
The American Lobster Fishery
The American Lobster Fishery
Aquiculture - The Equipment of Aquaculture
A description of the basic equipment used in Aquaculture.
Dead Zones and Anoxia
low dissolved oxygen. 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.
Pacific Halibut
Introduction to the Pacific Halibut
Shrimp – What Are Shrimp?
Introduction to shrimp. Fishery.
The American Lobster
The American Lobster. Fishery.
Midwestern Aquaculture Organizations
A guide to Midwestern Aquaculture Organizations
Tuna Fish In General
Tuna Fish In General. Fishery.
Floating cage systems
Aquaculture using floating oyster cages.
The Atlantic Sea Scallop
The Atlantic Sea Scallop. Fishery.
The Maritime Fishermen's Union
Introduction to The Maritime Fishermen's Union
Atlantic Herring - Introduction to the Atlantic...
Introduction to the Atlantic Herring
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing with...
Fishing with Drifting Nets. Fishery.
New York Fishing
Fishing in Long Island Sound. Fishery.
Apalachicola Bay Declared A Disaster
Bay declared federal failure. Fishery.
Bluefish
All about the bluefish. Fishery.
Why did Chesapeake female crabs decline?
The Maryland 2014 Blue Crab Winter Dredge Survey results, which showed declining females at 69 million.
Rewriting Magnuson-Stevens
Considerations in rewriting the Magnuson-Stevens Act of 2014.
Goliath Grouper
Could the goliath grouper be deregulated?
Organic Aquaculture
Can aquaculture be organic? Fishery.
Introduction To The Geoduck
The Geoduck in aquaculture and the wild. The 8-poud King Clam, the Elephant Clam.
The Dungeness Crab
The Dungeness Crab, Fishery.
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing by the...
Fishing by the Longlining Method
Pacific Cod
The Pacific cod fishery.
The BP Oil Spill - Introduction
Introduction to the BP Oil Spill
Aquaculture Organizations
Aquaculture Organizations
The Stone Crab
The stone crab. Fishery.
NOAA's National Data Buoy Center
Real time wave data. Fishery.
Barramundi
Farming the Barramundi. Fishery.
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing with Pots
Pots are traps used to catch crustaceans such as lobster, crabs and whelk (conch).
NOAA Law Enforcement Faces Corruption
Issues fines but cannot account for $50 million
State, Feds Differ on St. Croix Alewifes
St. Croix River alewife problem. Fishery.
Introduction to the Longfin Squid
Introduction to the Longfin Squid
Fishing Grounds - Long Island Sound
Fishing Long Island Sound. Fishery.
Marketing the green crab
Exploring the green grab in Maine.
Red Snapper Commercial Fishery
Red Snapper Commercial Fishery
Catfish – The Channel catfish
The Channel catfish. Fishery.
Seaweeds - Nutritious superfoods
Five seaweeds that are nutritious and have a commercial market.
The Maryland Crab
The Maryland Crab. Fishery.
Swordfish
Introduction to swordfish. Fishery.
Sustainable Aquaculture
Sustainable Aquaculture. Fishery.
NEFMC – The New England Fishery...
What is the New England Fishery Management Council?
Current Aquaculture Revenue
Fish farming revenue 2010 and 2011
Buyers and Sellers Exchange
The US northeast's main fish auction.
Catch Shares – What are Catch Shares?
What are Catch Shares? Fishery.
Aquaculture Financing – Top 3 Aquaculure...
The top three Aquaculure Financing Programs.
Millennials are a target for seafood marketers
Defining the seafood target market
Wind Turbines – Cape Wind
The Cape Wind Turbines. Fishery.
The Commercial Crayfish Fishery
Introduction to the Crayfish. Fishery.
Commercial haddock and herring limits
No herring bycatch increases in haddock fishery in 2014.
Alaskan King Salmon
Alaskan King Salmon. Fishery.
Will Congress Protect Hatcheries
Federal legislators consider regulations on fish hatcheries to keep them for commercial use.
National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science
A description of the National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science.
The American plaice
The American plaice. Fishery.
BP to Pay \$4.5 Billion in Fines
Nov. 2012 Deepwater Horizon fine
N.C. stops speckled trout fishing
speckled trout fishing season closes
Why Some Say Catch Shares Do Not Work
Why Some Say Catch Shares Do Not Work
Research Set-Aside Programs
Explaining Set-Aside Programs. Fishery.
Atlantic Cod
The Atlantic Cod. Fishery.
Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force
Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force
Yellowtail Flounder - Commercial Fishing
The Yellowtail Flounder Fishery
Commercial Shellfishing – An Introduction...
An Introduction to the Conch. Fishery.
Aquaculture - Oysters And Aquaculture
Oysters And Aquaculture. Fishery.
Aquaculture - Closed Containment
Fully contained aquaculture systems.
Catch Shares – The Environmental Defense...
The Environmental Defense Fund and Catch Shares
The American Eel
An introduction to the American eel
Maine's Cobscook Bay
The Cobscook Bay fishing area in Maine.
Report Defines U.S. Seafood Consumption
Report leads to a better understanding of consumers of fish.
Overfishing and acceptable biological catch
Overfishing and acceptable limit definitions
Saltonstall-Kennedy Act
Fishing grants for 2013, 2014. Fishery.
SAFMC - South Atlantic Fishery Management Council
South Atlantic Fishery Management Council
The Giant Pacific Octopus
The Giant Pacific Octopus. Fishery.
Ocean Chemistry
The ocean's changing chemistry. Fishery.
Introduction to Crustaceans
A description of crustaceans. Fishery.
Pros and cons of expanding geoduck farming
Expansion of Geoduck farms in British Columbia could threaten other species in the area.
Kelp and Seaweed
A market for seaweed. Fishery.
Sustainability and Marketing
Is sustainability as marketing scam?
Ecosystem Balance
indirect effects of population. Fishery.
Rockfish - The Pacific Ocean Perch
The rockfish, a pacific coast species, also known as the pacific ocean perch.
National Institute for Occupational Safety and...
NIOSH and Commercial Fishing. Fishery.
Land Based Aquaculture Systems
Land Based Aquaculture Systems. Fishery.
SMAST
The School for Marine Science and Technology
The Atlantic Salmon Federation
What is the Atlantic Salmon Federation?
New Administrator needs confirmation
Meet the New NOAA Administrator. Fishery.
Northeast Seafood Coalition
Northeast Seafood Coalition. Fishery.
Commercial Fishing Methods: Fishing with Fixed...
Fishing with Fixed Nets. Fishery.
Reality TV comes to Fishermen
Television series highlight Fishermen
Mislabeling Is Seafood Fraud
Seafood mislabeling. Fishery.
Global Warming and Higher Temperatures
Higher temperatures affect oceans
Marine Tagging Program
Tagging programs to aid fish stock estimates.
Certification Pros and Cons
A review of the pros and cons of MSC's sustainable fishing program.
Groundfish
All about groundfish. Fishery.
Crustaceans - Red king crabs
Red king crabs. Fishery.
Louisiana Crawfish Rebounds
Southern & Northern shrimp
The Chesapeake Bay
The Chesapeake Bay watershed. Fishery.
NOAA Weather Radio
NOAA Weather Radio. Fishery.
Reusing old seashells to build new shellfish beds
Building artificial reefs using old oyster shells.
How can algea hurt fish?
Studying algal blooms on the Mississippi River, Great Lakes and Gulf of Mexico.
The Maine Aquaculture Association
The Maine Aquaculture Association
There are plenty of educational oportuniities...
Woods Hole, SMAST and The NOAA Northeast Fisheries Science Center improve their science centers for fisheries.
Fishing disaster funds need to be distributed...
Feds struggling with dispensing disaster relief aid to fishermen.
The Acadian Redfish
The Acadian Redfish. Fishery.
Humboldt Squid
Jumbo Squid becoming popular in San Diego
Draft Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Act
A review of the Dec. 2013 draft Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Act.
Does recreational fishing need regulating?
NOAA plans to regulate recreational saltwater fishing.
NOAA – What Is NOAA
What is NOAA. Fishery.
NOAA Law Enforcement Proven Corrupt
NOAA Law Enforcement Corruption. Fishery.
Are northeast scallops making a comeback?
Georges Bank scallop populations increases 33 percent in two years.
Got an Opinion? Write A Column.
Introduction to Commercial Fishing
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Draft Addendum XXV
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