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Scientists question widely adopted indicator of ocean health

November 21st, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 21 (ANI): A new analysis by an international team led by a University of Washington fisheries scientist has suggested that the most widely adopted measure for assessing the state of ... Read more...

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Climate change adversely impacts populations of trout, salmon

May 18th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Climate change is adversely affecting lives of trout and salmon, a new research claims.Researchers from Cardiff University studied populations of young salmon and trout in the River Wye ... Read more...

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Red grouper is the ‘Frank Lloyd Wright’ of the sea

January 20th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 20 (ANI): A new study by researchers at The Florida State University has revealed that the seemingly sluggish red grouper is both an architect and ecosystem engineer, and is thus ... Read more...

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Two-headed fish larvae blamed on farm chemicals in Australian river

January 13th, 2009 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Jan 13 (ANI): Scientists have blamed the presence of millions of two-headed fish larvae, found in the Noosa River in Australia, on chemical contamination from farm runoff.According to a report ... Read more...

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Preference for rare marine species may drive caviar sturgeon to extinction

July 15th, 2008 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 15 (ANI): Biologists in France have warned that irrational preferences for rare products are likely to drive the few remaining caviar sturgeon in the Caspian Sea to extinction.According to ... Read more...

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Kiwi scientists discover eight ‘new’ creatures in Antarctic sea survey

March 23rd, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by admin
Wellington, Mar 23 (ANI): After completing one of the most comprehensive marine-life surveys carried out in the Southern Ocean, Kiwi scientists have found 30,000 marine-life specimens, of which at least 8 ... Read more...

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