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View Resource Effects of Aquaculture on World Fish Supplies

Issue 8 of Issues in Ecology has been posted online. This issue (.pdf format) provides insight into the ecological effects of aquaculture on world fish supplies. The previous seven issues of this series may also be viewed at the Ecological Society of America's Issues in Ecology homepage.

https://cfpub.epa.gov/watertrain/moduleFrame.cfm?parent_obje...
View Resource National Geographic News: Sea Trout Loss Linked to Salmon Farm Parasite

This web site is an article from National Geographic News, which describes the link between "the explosion of sea lice in farmed fish populations and the decline of Scottish sea trout." In addition to the article, visitors can view a dynamic map of Shieldaig in western Scotland.

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2002/10/1022_021022_...
View Resource Alaska Fisheries Science Center: Understanding Fish Bycatch Discard and Escapee Mortality

The Alaska Fisheries Science Center's (AFSC) latest Quarterly Research Report features research on fish bycatch discard and escapee mortality conducted by the AFSC. Readers will find a summary article for the report on the main Web page. The entire 9-page report details "systematic bycatch research conducted over the past 10 years in the laboratory of the AFSC's Fisheries Behavioral Ecology...

https://www.afsc.noaa.gov/Quarterly/jfm03/featurejfm03.pdf
View Resource Office of Sustainable Fisheries

Seafood is becoming popular again. Very popular, it would seem. But there are a number of potential problems with this development, one of them being the fact that a number of oceans and seas across the globe have been depleted of some of the most popular species. Stepping in to address some of these challenges is NOAA's Office of Sustainable Fisheries. With an emphasis on domestic aquaculture...

http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/mediacenter/aquaculture/
View Resource U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services: Fisheries and Habitat Conservation

With a penchant for invasive species management and habitat restoration, the Fisheries and Habitat Conservation Program within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is interested in creating an environment for both "healthy fish" and "healthy people" through its various initiatives and partnerships. The homepage presents a rotating series of photographs that feature various fisheries facilities, and...

https://www.fws.gov/fisheries/