News & Notes

New Public Aquarium Opens in Branson, MO

Not even a pandemic could stop the development and opening of a brand new, 55-million dollar public aquarium featuring 400,000 gallons of marine life, all in Branson, Missouri.

11 Dec 10:10 AM 2 Read More...

Breaking News: Hawaii's Aquarium Fishery Suffers Another Setback

The Department of Land and Natural Resources is taking immediate steps to comply with a new order issued late Friday from the First Circuit Court, requiring environmental review for issuance of new or renewed annual commercial marine licenses (CMLs) to be used for aquarium fishing purposes.

01 Dec 4:59 PM 3 Read More...

UK & EU Slam US Aquarium Fish Exports in Trade War Escalation

Ongoing trade wars between the US and EU + UK now set to have damaging impact on US ornamental fish producers. Credit: Shutterstock

US exports of live ornamental freshwater and saltwater fish destined for the EU and UK are now collateral damage in the ongoing trade war over the trade in…

20 Nov 1:45 PM 0 Read More...

Light Pollution Impacts Coral Reefs

Stray light from coastal development can severely disrupt coral reproductive cycles, new study finds—and blue-spectrum LED lighting is the worst.

20 Nov 1:09 PM 0 Read More...

How Corals Build Skeletons: A New Nano View

Seawater is not in direct contact with the growing skeleton, as has been commonly assumed…

13 Nov 12:41 PM 0 Read More...