The Rise of Harmful Algal Blooms

Microscopic algae floating in the ocean and freshwater may seem harmless on their own – but when their numbers explode in massive blooms, they can spell trouble Read More…

Myanmar’s Mountain Fishes

Sometimes you have to travel a really long way just to see a fish in its natural habitat. FISHBIO staff hiked 30 miles over steep forest trails Read More…

Touring Korea’s Fish Markets

After spending a week in talks and symposia at the recent World Fisheries Congress in Busan, South Korea, FISHBIO staff were keen to set eyes on some Read More…

The Economics of Salmon

Determining what a salmon is worth is surprisingly ambiguous. Previously, we wrote a series of articles on the economic impact of California’s salmon fishery, which generated considerable Read More…

An Amazon Reef

Think “coral reef,” and you likely picture a vibrant, colorful scene amid clear blue waters – not the muddy, silt-filled mouth of the largest river in the Read More…

The Scoop Net Brigade

Fishes of the genus Schistura can be commonly found in the rivers of Lao PDR. Catching these small loaches that live among the stones of the riverbed Read More…

A Fish Conservation Zone Blessing

As our efforts to establish a Fish Conservation Zone (FCZ) at Kengmai Rapids in Laos drew to a close, we marked the milestone with a ceremony, a Read More…