[New Zealand] The public is being asked for its views on a proposed extension to the current ban on collecting shellfish and seaweed Continue reading Proposed extension of Kaikōura shellfish and seaweed ban
[Australia] Despite strong community opposition against Chinese-owned Australian Kelp Products expanding its seaweed harvest along the Limestone Coast, Continue reading Limestone Coast says no to seaweed harvest expansion by Australian Kelp Products, but PIRSA says evidence needed
Two artificial reefs have been lowered onto the floor of Tasmania’s Derwent River Estuary as part of a research project that will look at the future of farming lobster. In recent years, there has been a significant rise in demand for the Main lobster tail. More high-end restaurants have begun to stock this delicacy and lobster delivery businesses have merged.
The reefs will create habitat for not only Continue reading Artificial reef deployed in Hobart’s Derwent Estuary to test the viability of farming lobster
(Bloomberg) — Harmful algae off the coast of South Africa has killed more than 200 metric tons of West Coast Rock Lobster, according to the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. Continue reading Harmful Algae Kills 200 Tons of Rock Lobsters Off South Africa
[Global] Coral reefs, some of the Earth’s most remarkable natural structures, have more than aesthetic significance. These tiny animals Continue reading 5 species we stand to lose if coral reefs are destroyed and what you can do about it