Critically Endangered Spring Pygmy Sunfish Gains New Protections

Since its discovery in 1937, Elassoma alabamae has twice been considered extinct. This week, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced new protections for critical habitat for the federally threatened species.

29 May 2:00 AM 2 Read More...

FWC’s 2019 Lionfish Challenge Begins with Record Removals

Over 19,000 lionfish removed as part of Lionfish Removal & Awareness at the Emerald Coast Open lionfish tournament: an update from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

24 May 2:34 PM 0 Read More...

Hemiancistrus to be Further Studied

Vanessa Meza-Vargas will be revising and classifying Hemiancistrus catfish with funding support from the Catfish Study Group.

22 May 2:43 PM 1 Read More...

Molecular Support for the Armored Catfish Family Loricariidae

We review the takeaways of research conducted by Roxo and colleagues (2019) on the Family Loricariidae, the armored catfishes.

20 May 5:45 PM 0 Read More...

Report from the First Florida Coral Rescue Cruise

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Research Institute and partners collected 345 corals from 15 different species, ultimately destined for long-term care at AZA facilities.

20 May 5:06 PM 1 Read More...