New angle on fish data

Pierce, Julia
December 2003
Engineer (00137758);12/5/2003, Vol. 292 Issue 7641, p9
Discusses efforts of researchers at Oxford University to gather data about Great Britain's fishing stocks. Objective of research; Leading scientists; Purpose of the 3D Velcro-style fastener used in the study.


Related Articles

  • FISH SMARTER THAN DOGS?  // Ecologist;Jun2005, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p12 

    Reports on the results of a study on the mental skills of a fish conducted by scientists at Oxford University in England. Details of the study.

  • TRANS-ATLANTIC TUNA TAGGING.  // Sport Fishing;Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p12 

    The article highlights the Grande Bluefin Tuna Year Program where the University of Massachusetts' Large Pelagics Research plans to place 4,000 spaghetti tags in juvenile bluefins less than 3 years of age over the next 2 years. The program is the first scientific conventional tagging of bluefin...

  • DANGERS OF MUSK.  // Ecologist;Feb2004, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p18 

    Reports on a study which assessed the effect of synthetic musk on the oestrogenic function in fish conducted by the Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences at the Netherland's Ultrecht University. Items that used polycyclic musk; Comment from ecotoxicologist John Sumpter; Difficulty of...

  • UNIVERSITY COLLEGE. Barnett, Gordon // Horticulturist;Winter2010, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p29 

    The article presents information on University College (Univ) located in Oxford, Great Britain.

  • THE BUZZ.  // State Journal (WV);3/14/2014, Vol. 30 Issue 11, p22 

    The article reports developments in West Virginia in March 2014 such as the trout fishing of The Greenbrier enjoyed by veterans, the annual event hosted by Alderson Broaddus University, and the gift given to Marlinton native Lyndsey Barlow which helped her further her education.

  • 100 and 50 years ago.  // Nature;1/2/2003, Vol. 421 Issue 6918, p33 

    Presents excerpts related to science published in the previous issues of the journal 'Science.' Relationship between university weakness and national weakness; Features of the fish of Crossopterygian species.

  • Asthma from the sea. McVeigh, Gloria // Prevention;Jun2004, Vol. 56 Issue 6, p88 

    Focuses on a study conducted by Indiana University researchers which revealed that fish oil supplements can help asthmatics who suffer from exercise-induced broncho-constriction (EIB). Percentage of asthmatics who suffered from EIB; Information on EIB; Conclusion of the study.

  • A swelled head for fast-tracked fish.  // New Scientist;10/22/2005, Vol. 188 Issue 2522, p23 

    This article informs that researcher Sabrina Burmeister of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and colleagues removed the dominant male from an aquarium, and within minutes of realising he was gone a subordinate male changed from dull grey to the flashy blue or yellow of a dominant...

  • Animal behaviour: Is he into her?  // Nature;8/7/2008, Vol. 454 Issue 7205, p670 

    The article highlights the study on the behaviour of male Atlantic molly fish in selecting a mate conducted by Martin Plath and his colleagues at the University of Potsdam in Germany. The study showed that male Atlantic molly fish have to make their selection when other males are watching. The...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics