The Banggai cardinalfish, Pterapogon kauderni, is the first saltwater aquarium fish listed under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). NMFS may initiate rulemaking which could limit or end the trade in Banggai Cardinalfish, including aquacultured fish.
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.
NOAA’s Aquaculture photo contest recognizes photographers and videographers who have captured images and short videos of aquaculture and the people, science and technology behind it.
The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) will publish a proposed rule to list the Banggai cardinalfish (Pterapogon kauderni) under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) tomorrow.
The recovery plan contains nearly two dozen actions necessary to achieve the plan’s goals, including steps to enhance the population by actively outplanting of corals back on the reef after they have been grown in nurseries.