Fishing News in Redwood City, CA

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United Nations Endorses New “Guidelines for Sustainable Aquaculture”

7/21/2024 by Param Bhatia

By fisheries.noaa.gov. NOAA provided scientific expertise on the guidelines, which will develop global aquaculture best practices. More seafood is currently produced via farming, or aquaculture, than is harvested from the wild, according to a recent United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization report. As more people globally rely on seafood farming… SEE MORE

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Blue Crabs in Chesapeake Bay; Scientists Look Back at Two Decades of Management

7/15/2024 by Param Bhatia

By news.maryland.gov. In the late 2000s, the outlook for blue crabs in the Chesapeake Bay was grim. Known for its ups and downs, the blue crab harvest was going through a long stretch of almost all downs. The crab population steeply declined after 1997 and remained at record low harvests… SEE MORE