News & Notes

Innocent Fish, Happy Fishermen

Big fish that have grown up in marine reserves don’t seem to know enough to avoid fishers armed with spear guns waiting outside the reserve. This, say researchers in a new paper, is good thing, both for native fishers and the greater good of fish populations.

14 Nov 2:59 PM 0 Read More...

Reef Fish Propagation Graduate Position - University of Florida

University of Florida seeks M.S. student for two-year project centered around reproduction and larval rearing of chaetodontids.

13 Nov 2:21 PM 0 Read More...

Genetically-Engineered Angels Shown in Taipei, Taiwan

A new Florescent Pink genetically modified freshwater Angelfish debutted at the 2012 Taiwan International Aquarium Expo.

09 Nov 4:41 PM 1 Read More...

World's Smallest Vertebrate?

Dr. Ralf Britz at the British Natural History Museum asserts that the world’s smallest vertebrate is still a fish, if consistent systems of biological measurement are used.

09 Nov 12:57 PM 0 Read More...

Killer Solution for Coral Reef Killer

An Australia-based team of marine scientists has developed what may prove an effective control for the dreaded Crown of Thorns starfish (COTS), which periodically ravages coral reefs across the Pacific and Indian Oceans.

06 Nov 2:19 PM 1 Read More...