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Officials to Test for Asian Carp at Bait Shops

posted on September 7, 2012 at 3:22 PM

Officials plan to expand efforts to test for Asian carp in the Lake Erie basin to bait shops. Full Story

Winter a tough time for Fla. tropical fish farmers

posted on January 6, 2012 at 4:14 PM

It's a tense time at Imperial Tropicals, one of central Florida's largest ornamental fish farms. Full Story

Program Helps Fishermen Turn Junk Gear into Power

posted on September 19, 2008 at 8:09 PM

Boston (AP) -- When fishing gear is lost off boats, it's not really gone. Full Story

Council Approves Salmon Fishing Ban

posted on April 11, 2008 at 8:04 PM

SEATAC, Wash (AP) — West Coast fisheries managers voted Thursday to cancel all commercial salmon fishing off the California and Oregon coasts this year. Full Story

Fisheries Push for Streamlined Process for Ocean Aquaculture

posted on June 8, 2007 at 8:06 PM

Fisheries Push for Streamlined Process for Ocean Aquaculture
The U.S Commerce Department says about 70 percent of all the seafood eaten in the U.S comes from overseas, contributing to a trade deficit of about $9 billion in fish. Full Story

Fishing for Sustainable Practices

posted on October 6, 2006 at 8:10 PM

President Bush called for an end to all types of destructive sea fishing and directing the secretaries of the State and Commerce departments to promote "sustainable" fishing practices. Full Story

Fishermen Wary of Modified Salmon

posted on March 11, 2005 at 8:03 PM

A Massachusetts company expects to get the federal government's OK to sell genetically enhanced salmon within a year, a prospect that scares some Alaskan fishermen. Full Story

Klamath Basin, Possible Worlwide Overfishing, Ethanol Production Record

posted on November 30, 2001 at 8:11 PM

Lake Klamath gets refreshed, study shows oceans being overfished, and ethanol production reaches record levels Full Story

Inland Fishing Makes Waves

posted on August 31, 2001 at 8:08 PM

Sometimes the genesis of a successful venture can be a single farmer's decision to raise something new. A case in point is an Iowa farmer's choice to enter the field of aquaculture. Full Story

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