CORAL - Matt Pedersen

Winnipeg Considers Banning Many Aquarium Fish (and many other pets, too!)

Winnipeg, Canada has announced a sweeping series of proposed rules that, if enacted, would ban the ownership of many types of aquarium life (both fish and invertebrates) along with many other pets under the City’s Responsible Pet Ownership By-Law. Such a ban would set the tone for similar bans elsewhere.

25 Aug 11:16 AM 1 Read More...

How Did Winnipeg's Aquarists Wind Up In The Crosshairs?

Pet owners are faced with a growing legion of anti-pet animal rights organizations that push false information as fact, and attempt to paint false narratives to push an agenda on the uninformed, often through legislation as we’re seeing here.

25 Aug 11:10 AM 5 Read More...

Mystery Coral in Shades of Pink, Purple, Blue, and Green

A sneak peek from CORAL Magazine’s Reef Visions column, September/October 2021, where photographer Michael Vargas gets you up close and personal with this amazing Acropora cultivar.

13 Aug 11:50 AM 0 Read More...

New Yellow Moenkhausia Tetra Species Described

Scientists have discovered and described an attractive new yellow tetra originating from the upper Rio Machado in Brazil. However, a limited range and encroaching deforestation are cause for concern over the future of this new species.

23 Jun 2:27 PM 0 Read More...

A Thorny Mystery Coral Revealed

So, was your answer to our “Thorny Mystery Coral” correct? Vincent Chalias of Bali Aquarium shares the scoop on a particularly unique coral that’s now being maricultured in Indonesia.

18 Jun 3:08 AM 1 Read More...