News & Notes

Call For Support from Hawaiian Fisherman and Marine Fish Wholesaler

The livelihoods of a vast population of business owners large and small, and the businesses and hobbyists that depend on them, are on the precipice of extinction. Unless you want to see the Hawaii aquarium fishery closed for good, you need to take action!

10 Jun 1:44 PM 2 Read More...

Compete in the 2020 Lionfish Challenge 

Another summer season is here, and the FWC encourages Florida anglers and commercial fishermen to remove invasive lionfish from the state’s waters. The Lionfish Challenge is an incentive program that rewards harvesters for their lionfish removals.

04 Jun 12:56 PM 0 Read More...

Setback for Aquarium Fishery in West Hawai'i

In a 7-0 decision Friday, the Board of Land and Natural Resources (BLNR) voted to reject an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for proposed aquarium fishing in West Hawaiʻi.

26 May 11:52 AM 3 Read More...

MACNA 2020 Cancelled, Looking Ahead to MACNA 2021

After feedback from many of our exhibitors and attendees, and meeting with both venues, we have decided that MACNA 2020 will be canceled and all MACNA 2020 booths and tickets will have their credit transferred to MACNA 2021, will be publicly announced on June 1, 2020.

18 May 3:16 PM 0 Read More...

Support Our Hawaiian Fishermen!

“Please voice your support now in favor of sustainable harvesting of marine aquarium fishes in West Hawai’i…”

15 May 11:26 AM 2 Read More...