Posts Tagged ‘Hawaii aquarium trade legislation’

Call For Support from Hawaiian Fisherman and Marine Fish Wholesaler

The livelihoods of a vast population of business owners large and small, and the businesses and hobbyists that depend on them, are on the precipice of extinction. Unless you want to see the Hawaii aquarium fishery closed for good, you need to take action!

10 Jun 1:44 PM 3 Read More...

Hawaii’s Aquarium Fishery: Environmental Impact Statement Now Required

Hawaii’s aquarium fishery is now required to undergo even further scrutiny, says DLNR.

30 Jul 3:21 PM 2 Read More...

PIJAC Update: Teamwork is Helping Hawaii’s Aquarium Trade

It looks like the Hawaii fishing trade may have reason to be cautiously optimistic after a very tough year; PIJAC’s Robert Likins introduces important court-mandated Environmental Assessments and explains how teamwork coming from all sides may be turning the tide in the ongoing battle over Hawaii’s aquarium fishery.

29 Mar 3:01 PM 1 Read More...

Hawaii Senate Urged to Drop Ornamental Fish Ban

The fact is that study after study has concluded aquarium fishing is sustainable and has no appreciable impact on the environment, as Governor Ige rightly concluded when he vetoed Senate Bill 1240 last year.

25 Jan 1:42 PM 0 Read More...

PIJAC Alert: Hawaii SB2003 to End Aquarium Fishery

Hawaii’s battered fishermen who target live fish for the aquarium trade may all be heading to Pu’uhonua—the Place of Refuge—given yet another fresh round of legislation designed to sunset the aquarium fishery.

25 Jan 3:07 AM 0 Read More...