CORAL - Ret Talbot

Implications of ESA's New Threatened Coral Listing for the Marine Aquarium Trade

…the final rule document makes it clear that the NMFS position on the aquarium trade in general is not particularly positive

29 Aug 1:35 AM 6 Read More...

NMFS Misses Banggai Cardinalfish Status Review Deadline

Updates on the petition to list the Banggai cardinalfish under the Endangered Species List (ESA).

07 Aug 1:40 PM 2 Read More...

CORAL Editor's Page: Is A Ban on Lionfish in Florida Justified?

James Lawrence and Ret Talbot weigh in on Florida’s fast approaching Lionfish Ban.

25 Jul 2:26 PM 4 Read More...

CORAL Excerpt: BANNED! (Florida's New Lionfish Rules)

New Lionfish rules for Florida as it fights back against the worst marine invasion in state history.

25 Jul 11:47 AM 4 Read More...

Lionfish Import Ban approved by Florida FWC; Could be Slippery Slope

Florida’s new Lionfish Import Ban eliminates 10 Pterois spp. starting August 1, 2014.

18 Jun 5:17 PM 1 Read More...