News & Notes

New Funding for ADE Project from WAMAS

The Washington DC Area Marine Aquarist Society (WAMAS) has awarded the first major contribution, a $10,000 donation, to the ADE Project in Fiji founded by Walt Smith.

20 Dec 5:12 PM 0 Read More...

Goby Breeding Research—Free Access Sponsored by MASNA

Breeding research on Elacatinus lori and E. colini is published in open-access form with funding from MASNA’s Dr. Junda Lin Memorial Fund for Publishing Open Access Marine Aquarium Research.

06 Dec 2:19 PM 0 Read More...

ACA Statement on Wild Collection of Aquarium Fish

Wild collection of fish is integral to ensuring genetic diversity in captive populations and promoting the introduction of new species and variants for the aquarium hobby and research.

16 Nov 4:02 PM 0 Read More...

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...

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...