Endangered and Edible — Flashback Friday

In today’s Flashback Friday we explore the life of the Atlantic salmon, a popular and endangered species of fish. We recently scoured the scientific literature to determine which fish species have Read More…

Atlantic Salmon: Both Endangered and Edible

We recently scoured the scientific literature to determine which fish species have received the most attention from researchers. Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar, rounds out our series in Read More…

The Great Escape: Risks of Farmed Fish

The Cooke Aquaculture’s Atlantic salmon fish farm made a messy splash in August this year when thousands of farmed salmon broke free off Cypress Island in Puget Read More…

Fish to feed the world

Tomorrow (July 11) is World Population Day – a day that the United Nations Population Fund hopes will raise awareness of issues related to reproductive and maternal Read More…

Salmon in Patagonia

Although salmon are native to the northern Pacific and Atlantic oceans, it’s not uncommon to travel to the other side of the globe and find freshly caught Read More…

Fish farming for the future

As the world’s population continues to grow, the demand for fish to eat also escalates. Our appetite already takes a heavy toll on wild fish populations, and Read More…