Finally A Big Step Forward For Atlantic Bluefin Tuna

Last month, Atlantic bluefin tuna and conservationists scored a major victory when U.S. fishery managers with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) issued much needed new measures to protect Atlantic bluefin tuna from capture in surface longline… Read More
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Atlantic Cod

Can We (Will We) Save Gulf of Maine Cod?

A couple of weeks ago, the situation for New England’s iconic Atlantic cod went from bad to dismal. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced that the new assessment for Gulf of Maine cod shows that the already… Read More
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Deeper-Living Fish Have More Mercury

How is mercury in fish related to the depth they live at? This is the question a few marine scientists at the University of Hawaii started asking back in 2007. Mercury comes from coal; it’s an impurity in… Read More
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