Freshwater

USGS Conducts Non-Native Fish Slam in Florida

This week USGS scientists are in three Florida counties leading experts in the semi-annual Fish Slam, a scientific scavenger hunt for non-native freshwater fishes.

09 Nov 12:55 PM 0 Read More...

Concerns Raised Over CITES Plans for Marine Aquarium Trade

OFI and other organizations object to CITES plan to study the trade and conservation of marine ornamental fish, noting a rushed timetable and lack of robust inquiry being proposed.

08 Nov 2:35 PM 0 Read More...

VIDEO: Indonesia's Aquarium Show - NUSATIC 2019 Trailer

Promoted as “The Biggest Show In The World”, The 4th Indonesia Ornamental Fish and Aquatic Plant Show 2019, NUSATIC, will be held from November 29th to December 1st, 2019, at the Indonesia Convention Exhibition (ICE BSD City), Tangerang, Indonesia.

08 Nov 2:04 PM 0 Read More...

Comprehensive Goodeid Species Status Update Published

Researchers have evaluated Mexico’s 40 species of goodeids, predicting many more will go extinct without cooperation and collaboration between scientists, conservationists, and aquarium hobbyists for successful captive maintenance.

04 Nov 4:20 PM 0 Read More...

The Aquarium Hobbyist's Role in Fish Conservation

Assessing the Species in the CARES Preservation Program and the Role of Aquarium Hobbyists in Freshwater Fish Conservation, a new article published in the open-access journal Fishes, describes the necessity for hobby, science, and conservation entities to communicate and collaborate towards the common goal of freshwater fish conservation.

04 Nov 2:12 PM 0 Read More...