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Main provisions of Chile's Fisheries Act 'already approved' by Analia Murias December 13, 2012   |  Source : FIS  | Copyright : 1995 - 2012 Fish Info & Services Co.Ltd

Chile's Deputy Chamber gave the green light to the main rules of the proposed Fisheries Act. These include those relating to the agreement signed between the Minister of Economy and senators to establish fishing tender for 20 years, with possible renewal,...

Adressing fisheries issues in the Pacific islands December 13, 2012   |  Source : Islands Business  | Copyright : 2007 Islands Business International

One of the Pacific islands’ biggest and potentially the most lucrative resources is fisheries. We say potentially because the region collectively is yet to leverage the industry to its full commercial advantage. Many extraneous players and countries fro...

Canadian eel fishermen hope to cash in on worldwide shortage December 13, 2012   |  Source : CBC News  | Copyright : CBC 2012

Fishermen in New Brunswick, Canada, are hoping to cash in on the worldwide shortage of eels and the skyrocketing prices being paid for the sea creatures, but a biologist is urging more research to protect them and the lucrative fishery. Although eels a...

Blind cave fish inspires sensing system for autonomous underwater vehicles by Ben Coxworth December 13, 2012   |  Source : Gizmag  | Copyright : Gizmag 2003 - 2012

Ever wonder how fish can find their way around so easily in murky water? Well, most of them use something called their lateral line – a row of hair cells down either side of their body that detect changes in water pressure caused by movement, or by wate...

EU-Norway fisheries talks suspended December 13, 2012   |  Source : EUROPOLITICS  | Copyright : 2012 Europolitics

The second round of annual fisheries consultations between the EU and Norway, kicked off on 3 December, was suspended on 6 December after the parties failed to come to agreement. The talks on shared management of certain North Sea stocks stumbled on t...

New fisheries act for Jamaica still long in coming by Christopher Serju December 13, 2012   |  Source : Jamaica Gleaner  | Copyright : 2012 Gleaner Company Ltd.

Jamaica's agriculture ministry has failed to deliver on the promised transformation of its fisheries division into an executive agency and promulgation of a new fisheries act, with no resolution of either issue in sight. Andre Kong, acting chief execu...

Australian fisheries said to be sustainable December 13, 2012   |  Source : ABC  | Copyright : 2011 ABC

A world-first, comprehensive look at all Australia's fish stocks has found that almost 90 per cent of them are sustainable. More than 80 fisheries scientists from around the country contributed to the Status of Key Australian Fish Stocks report, which ...

Concerns about fisheries management in the Western Central Atlantic December 13, 2012   |  Source : TheFishSite  | Copyright : 2000 - 2012. 5m Publishing

The "Workshop to Validate the Review of Current Fisheries Management Performance and Conservation Measures in the Western Central Atlantic Region" was held in Jamaica on 8 December 2012. Preliminary findings point to concerns about the status of the le...

American scientist suggested that refreezing Arctic could help deal with climate crisis December 13, 2012   |  Source : Jagran Josh  | Copyright : 2011 MMI Online Limited

An American scientist David Keith, who is the professor of applied physics at Harvard University offered solution to global warming when he suggested that refreezing Arctic using certain modified jets could help in dealing with the climate crisis. The ...

35 Filipino fishermen adrift since typhoon rescued by OLIVER TEVES December 12, 2012   |  Source : AP  | Copyright : 2012 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc

Low-flying search planes spotted three Filipino fishermen drifting at sea and flashing mirrors to signal for help, as authorities stepped up the search for 261 others missing more than a week after a typhoon killed hundreds in the southern Philippines. ...

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