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keeping native fish as pets

The Native Fish Conservancy is about preserving the North American aquatic heritage. A group of like-minded conservationists, they are seeking other people, willing to donate time and skills to the ongoing development and production of the e-newsletter, the web site, … Continue reading

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Freshwater Fishes of Iran

Brian Coad has published a substantial work in the Freshwater Fishes of Iran. From the introduction: This work is meant to provide a guide to the freshwater fishes of Iran. There are no modern keys to this fauna, some available … Continue reading

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online glossary of aquaculture terms

Very usefully, the FAO have launched an online glossary of aquaculture terms, available in English, French, Spanish, Arabic, and Chinese. This multidisciplinary glossary has been prepared by the Inland Water Resources and Aquaculture Service (FIRI) of FAO Fisheries Department, under … Continue reading

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USA Aquaculture Outlook – Economic Research Service

I was trying to verify the USA tilapia importation figures as quoted in an earlier posting. In the Electronic Outlook Report from the Economic Research Service (Aquaculture Outlook), I discovered: U.S. tilapia imports surged to over 297 million pounds in … Continue reading

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Freshwater Fish Farming in Virginia, USA

Virginia Cooperative Extension is a product of cooperation among local, state, and federal governments in partnership with tens of thousands of citizens, who, through local Extension Leadership Councils, help design, implement and evaluate Cooperative Extension’s needs-driven programs. As part of … Continue reading

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