News & Notes

WoRMS' Ten Remarkable New Marine Species from 2019

The World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) has again released the annual list of the top-ten marine species described by researchers during the year 2019 to coincide with World Taxonomist Appreciation day – March 19th!

19 Mar 6:27 PM 0 Read More...

Retail Aquarium Stores React to Pandemic

The escalating impact of the COVID-19 pandemic is being felt by local fish stores and aquarium retailers around the US. Starting this week, announcements of curbside pickup, delivery options, limited hours and even temporary closures of retail spaces started showing up on social media.

19 Mar 10:33 AM 0 Read More...

Interzoo 2020 Will Be Postponed

“Postponing Interzoo is a challenging, but necessary step. For the sake of the industry and to serve its interests in the best possible way, we see no other solution”, explains Norbert Holthenrich, President of Germany’s Pet Trade and Industry Association.

18 Mar 11:49 AM 0 Read More...

Reef-A-Palooza Orlando Orlando 2020 Postponed

Due to the recent recommendation by the CDC regarding mass gatherings, our team at Reef-A-Palooza Orlando has made the difficult decision to postpone the show on April 25 & 26, 2020.

17 Mar 1:37 PM 0 Read More...

Corals at Sea

Marine scientists are using portable ship-borne aquaria in the search for heat-resistant corals that could survive warming ocean temperatures caused by climate change.

14 Feb 12:32 PM 0 Read More...