CORAL - Ret Talbot

No ESA Listing for Orange Clownfish

The National Marine Fisheries Service announced today that they will not list the orange clownfish (Amphiprion percula) as threatened or endangered under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) at this time.

24 Aug 2:50 PM 0 Read More...

Test Results Refute Mercury Scare in Frozen Fish Food

Certified lab testing debunks claims of dangerously high levels of mercury in frozen aquarium fish foods.

30 Apr 8:18 PM 4 Read More...

Mercury Megadose? No Proof in Sight

“Now I was painted as the man who cried wolf but that is just one mans [sic] take on it,” says Thomas Brown.

23 Apr 1:06 PM 11 Read More...

Crying Wolf: Mercury in Aquarium Fish Foods, Social Media and the Controversy that Shouldn't Have Been

Ret Talbot discusses currently unsubstantiated reports of potentially alarming levels of mercury allegedly found in an unnamed frozen aquarium fish food.

20 Apr 11:19 AM 17 Read More...

Hawaii Fisheries Bills Update — February 25

“It’s not that we’re against regulation,” one aquarium fisher told CORAL on condition of anonymity. “We just want fisheries management decisions to be made by fisheries managers whose job it is to understand and manage the fishery.”

25 Feb 4:00 PM 1 Read More...