Tropic Marin Closes Turkish Facility and Offers Users Replacement Salt

Following scattered consumer reports of cloudy water, odd odors, and some brown residue after the use of its Pro-Reef salt mix produced in 2021 in a new Turkish production facility, Tropic Marin is arranging

18 Feb 3:06 PM 3 Read More...

Deep Sea Trawl Brings Up A Rare Baby "Ghost Shark" Chimaera

Scientists in New Zealand the rare discovery of a days-old “chimera” or ghost shark during a recent survey off the east coast of the South Island.

17 Feb 6:13 PM 0 Read More...

The newest wrasse species is the "Flava Coris"

Coris flava is the newest wrasse species, and it’s a looker! Its name literally means “Yellow coris”…which could be confusing to many aquarists!

12 Feb 1:50 PM 1 Read More...

PIJAC's Lacey Act Update

PIJAC’s Vice President of Government Affairs Bob Likins provides an update on pending Lacey Act amendments that were passed by the House and will be considered by the Senate.

12 Feb 12:09 PM 1 Read More...

Aquarium Apocalypse? Can Lacey Act Amendments Really Cripple—or End—The U.S. Aquarium (and Pet) Trade?

Proposed legislation will undoubtedly have severe impacts on the aquarium hobby. Savvy aquarists will not underestimate the dire consequences of failing to consider the implications for themselves, the livelihoods of those involved in the trade, and the many benefits aquariums provide to people and aquatic species.

09 Feb 6:27 PM 5 Read More...