Marine

New Hawaii Aquarium Bill Prohibits Harassment of Fishers in a Marine Environment

House Bill 511 will likely be the second aquarium fish bill introduced to the State of Hawaii’s 28th Legislature, and would prohibit the harassment of persons marine fishing and aquarium fishing.

24 Jan 6:27 PM 8 Read More...

Hawaiian Bill Seeks Criminalization of AQ Fish Collection

The proposed law seeks to criminalize the sale of aquatic life for aquarium use and establishes penalties for first and subsequent violations, and would essentially close the commercial aquarium fishery statewide by prohibiting the sale of aquarium animals harvested in Hawaii.

23 Jan 11:34 AM 9 Read More...

UK-based OATA Relaunches "Hands Off My Hobby" Campaign

The UK’s Ornamental Aquatic Trade Association is asking all the main UK political parties to promise to oppose any future wholesale ban on exotic and wild caught species that would affect the ornamental fish-keeping hobby.

22 Jan 4:51 PM 0 Read More...

Roberto Hensen is new Secretary General of the EPO

The Executive Board of the European Pet Organization (EPO) has appointed Roberto Hensen as its new Secretary General.

21 Jan 2:39 PM 0 Read More...

CORAL Video: Glowing Corals of Koh Tao

Frankfurt-based videographer Vanessa Cara-Kerr shares stunning fluorescent coral videos shot in the wild reefs of Koh Tao, Thailand.

20 Jan 4:26 PM 1 Read More...