CORAL - Matt Pedersen

What You Missed at MACNA 2022: All The Corals

Visitors to MACNA 2022 in Milwaukee met with a wide range of coral vendors, including regional staples, new farmers, and nationally recognized coral purveyors.

23 Sep 12:55 PM 0 Read More...

What You Missed at MACNA 2022: Innovative Speakers

As a “vendor” on the show floor, in my case representing CORAL Magazine, it’s very difficult to get away to cover three days of lectures. I managed to sneak a moment away from the table on Friday morning to sit in on the well-attended presentation from Dr. Jamie Craggs of the Coral Spawning Lab in London, England.

15 Sep 5:02 PM 0 Read More...

New Hope for Hawaii's Closed Marine Aquarium Fishery

Proponents of re-opening Hawaiian waters to sustainable aquarium fish collection are quietly cheering a winning round in court with the validity of an environmental impact statement based on science and years’ of study affirmed. On the losing end is Earth Justice, a rabidly anti-fishing activist group, who had tried to quash a revised EIS that found collection practices, regulations, and catch limits consistent with a sustainable, small-scale fishery.

18 Aug 2:10 PM 0 Read More...

MACNA Keynote Address and Speaker Lineup

After a two-year hiatus forced by the COVID-19 Pandemic, MACNA, the Marine Aquarium Conference of North America, will return to the in-person format so many aquarists know and love. MACNA 2022 features a deep lineup of expert speakers on a wide range of topics that will intrigue and inspire every marine aquarist.

22 Jul 12:48 PM 0 Read More...

VIDEO: 100 Captive-Bred Copperband Butterflyfish Distributed

When aquacutlure research is successful, something has to be done with all the baby fish! Watch as 100 captive-bred Chelmon rostratus venture out into the world beyond their laboratory birthplace.

22 Jul 11:40 AM 0 Read More...