News & Notes

Coming Soon: Coral Ghosts

Coral Ghosts is the story of marine biologist Dr. Tom Goreau, whose life-long passion is to save corals, while on a mission to preserve his family archive of more than 7,000 photographs.

15 Oct 10:45 PM 2 Read More...

Fiji Launches One Million Coral Planting Program

Coral reef restoration efforts are ramping up in Fiji. October 10th, 2020, is Fiji’s 50th anniversary of independence from British Colonial Rule. Celebrations include the launch of the One Million Coral Planting Project, an effort spearheaded by Walt Smith and the A.D.E. Project.

10 Oct 1:20 AM 0 Read More...

Heros Act Provisions Threaten Pet Ownership

Interstate pet trade at risk: “Making tropical pets or saltwater fish illegal to transport into the Midwest makes no logical sense,” says PIJAC, outlining one possible outcome of proposed expansion of FWS oversight and scope.

02 Oct 5:05 PM 2 Read More...

Hawai'i Island Aquarium Fish Collector Arrested on Multiple Charges

57-year-old Steve Howard of Kailua-Kona, a well-known aquarium fisher, was arrested after a bizarre series of events that included a search and rescue operation.

18 Sep 11:10 AM 2 Read More...

Dynasty Marine Leads Sustainability Research in Florida Aquarium Fishery

Faced with increasing scrutiny and restrictions to trade in marine aquarium fish around the globe, a leading marine aquarium fisher in Florida takes a proactive approach for its own fishery.

10 Sep 9:55 AM 0 Read More...