Archive for February, 2013

The Price of Sushi: Food for Thought

Written by on February 28, 2013 in Marine Life
The Price of Sushi: Food for Thought

The makers of Fish Meat bring you a new, short video about sushi.

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Experts Say We Should Eat Lionfish

Written by on February 28, 2013 in Fish, Marine Life
Experts Say We Should Eat Lionfish

The lionfish is native to the Indo-Pacific but in less than a decade has flooded the waters of along the Southeastern U.S. and Caribbean.

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Revolution: “This is no longer just about saving the oceans.”

Written by on February 27, 2013 in Other News
Revolution: “This is no longer just about saving the oceans.”

Rob Stewart, director of Sharkwater, has a new film about our planet that will inspire a Revolution.

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Find Out What Fish You’re Swimming With

Written by on February 27, 2013 in Fish, Marine Life
Find Out What Fish You’re Swimming With

Do you ever wish you knew what fish were swimming around just below your boat? Well, now you can find out.

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“Mantas Last Dance” – Unless We Help!

Written by on February 26, 2013 in Fish, Policy & Ocean Law
“Mantas Last Dance” – Unless We Help!

Last week, Blue Sphere Media released a beautiful video of a woman swimming and dancing with manta rays.

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Blue Carbon: Storing Carbon in Coastal Environments

Written by on February 26, 2013 in Marine Life, Physical Oceanography
Blue Carbon: Storing Carbon in Coastal Environments

A new research project will survey the entire coastline of Western Australia in order to determine its ‘blue carbon’ potential.

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Penguin Chicks – An Easy Snack for Vampire Bats

Written by on February 25, 2013 in Marine Life, Penguins
Penguin Chicks – An Easy Snack for Vampire Bats

For the very first time, filmmakers have captured footage of vampire bats feeding on Humboldt penguin chicks.

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UPDATE: NOAA Gives Man Warning for Harassing Whale

Written by on February 25, 2013 in Policy & Ocean Law, Whales & Dolphins
UPDATE: NOAA Gives Man Warning for Harassing Whale

Back in December, a swimmer was photographed climbing on top of an injured whale in Pompano Beach, FL. Now, NOAA has given that man a written warning.

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The Giant Squid and Its Colossal Cousin

Written by on February 24, 2013 in Invertebrates, Marine Life
The Giant Squid and Its Colossal Cousin

By now, we’ve probably all heard about the giant squid, but did you know that it has a cousin? A new article discusses the colossal squid.

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Seafood Fraud Rampant in US

Written by on February 24, 2013 in Policy & Ocean Law
Seafood Fraud Rampant in US

Last week, Oceana release a report with the results of their nationwide seafood fraud study.

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