Apr , 2021, Volume : 2 Article : 2

Fisheries News Updates April 2021

Author : Dhanalakshmi.M, Meenatchi S, Abhijit Mallik, Anjali Kumari, Chanikya Naidu Bezawada,Abuthagir Iburahim Sand Asha T. Landge


ü  ICAR-CMFRI commercialized nutraceuticals for use against arthritis, type-2 diabetes and hypertension

ü  CMFRI adjudged as best research institute under ICAR (Sardar Patel Outstanding ICAR institutions award, 2014-19)

ü  Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute picks two sites in Odisha for seaweed cultivation

ü  Ranching & tagging in river Ganga: an initiatives by ICAR-CIFRI for wild fish germplasm restoration

ü  CIBA develops indigenous hatchery tech for high-value commercial fish Grey Mullet

ü  India aims to increase seaweed production to 11.5 lt in five years: Fisheries secretary

ü  Rs 400 Crores investment in Goa to make it fisheries hub `

ü  Aqua connect partners with Indian bank to offer credit for 1.6m fish, shrimp farmers

ü  Daniel Pauly awarded with Beverton Medal by Fisheries Society of the British Isles

ü  Cambodia’s fisheries authority bans short mackerel

ü  L. vannamei brood stock to be imported from U.S

ü  More masks than jellyfish: coronavirus waste ends up in ocean

ü  High CO2 to slow tropical fish move to cooler waters

ü  Sawfish face global extinction unless overfishing is curbed

ü  Family ties explain mysterious social life if coral gobies

ü  Fish diet heats up marine biodiversity hotspot

ü  Blue economy: Focusing on fisheries sector for optimum growth

ü  Jellyfish Blooms in North Kerala Force Fishers to Pause Work

ü  Taking fish out of fish feed can make aquaculture a more sustainable food source

ü  Trawling for trouble: Chinese fishing off Arabian Sea irks Indian fishermen

ü  Seafood fraud on “a vast global scale”

ü  Kitefin shark (Dalatias licha) the largest known luminous vertebrate

ü  Mission to explore genomic diversity of Indian Ocean

ü  Mumbai: Find solution for temporary shifting of fish vendors

ü  Reducing global warming matters for freshwater fish species

ü  UK: Design Graduate Develops Alternative For Single-Use Plastic From Fish Waste, Algae

ü  Fish detectives: the sleuths using ‘e-DNA’ to fight seafood fraud

ü  Altered bioelectric genes give zebrafish wings like flying fish

ü  A novel means to improve lumpfish welfare

ü  This Tiny Fish Can Withstand Almost Anything

ü  Algae attack hits Chilean salmon giant

ü  Scientists push to add “huge” fish trawling emissions to national inventories

ü  Fish farming in Nehru Zoological Park to feed carnivores

ü  Quarter of fish in Hauraki Gulf have microplastics in their guts, study finds

ü  Fish farms in Mediterranean ‘paradise’ blamed for pollution farm

ü  World`s largest cod farmer secures a new site

ü  Shadow fishing in Kashmir

ü  No need to choose between eating fish and saving the ocean, say experts

ü  Zombie fish` declared extinct 20 years ago found living in Aussle lake, conservationists baffled

ü  Biofluorescent fish documented in the Arctic for the first time

  1. 22 Apr,2021
    R. Bharathi Rathinam

    Nice collection of updated fisheries news

  2. 08 Apr,2021
    Raj Nandani Raj

    Article is helpful