Aquatics Leadership: Time to Unify or See the End of the Age of Aquariums

For the last five years, activist groups have pressed a full-court attack against ornamental fishing professionals, hobbyists, and aquarium advocates. They finally got their way earlier this year…

09 Nov 12:47 PM 12 Read More...

When I Say "Aiptasia," You Say "Pest."

At Pratt, We Say “Pet” Instead. The Pratt Institute Reef Club reflects on their 4th year of experimenting with elevating the profile the dreaded Aiptasia from loathsome to awesome.

31 Oct 10:38 PM 0 Read More...

Coral Reef Fish Roundup - New Fish Species

A butterflyfish, a dottyback, and a damselfish are just some of the latest new species of fish discovered on coral reefs.

30 Oct 11:50 AM 0 Read More...

Breaking: Hawaii's Aquarium Fishery Closed, Permits Invalidated

A Hawaiian court rules that any and all existing aquarium fish permits issued to commercial collectors to date are illegal and invalid, closing the fishery.

28 Oct 9:45 AM 0 Read More...

A Black Storm (Clownfish) on the Horizon

“This has been three years in the making,” says marine breeder Soren Hansen, announcing a line of new designer clownfish being produced by Sea & Reef Aquaculture in Franklin, Maine.

26 Oct 12:33 PM 0 Read More...