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The variation may help explain why stocked salmon don’t fare as well in the ocean.

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Organophosphates jeopardize dozens of species, a federal review finds.

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A fish farm blamed the “exceptionally high tides” resulting from yesterday’s solar eclipse for net failure. Authorities have authorized limitless takes of the invaders.

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Does Farming Drive Fish Disease?

By Claire Asher | April 19, 2017

Intensive aquaculture favors increasingly virulent forms of certain fish-infecting parasites and pathogens, studies show.

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GM Salmon Approved in Canada

By Tracy Vence | May 23, 2016

Federal regulators OK the genetically modified fish for sale as food.

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Genome Digest

By Catherine Offord | May 17, 2016

What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes  

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FDA OKs GM Salmon

By Tracy Vence | November 19, 2015

AquaBounty Technologies’s fast-growing fish is the first genetically modified animal approved by the US Food and Drug Administration.

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image: Opinion: GM Salmon: Just the Beginning

Opinion: GM Salmon: Just the Beginning

By Darek Moreau | June 1, 2014

Sound risk management concerning genetically engineered food animals is critical. 

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image: Opinion: Sizing Up GM Salmon

Opinion: Sizing Up GM Salmon

By Tillmann Benfey | June 1, 2014

On the potential benefits and risks of genetically modified fish entering the marketplace 

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Rock Snot Explained

By Bob Grant | May 8, 2014

An increasingly common algal growth, found in rivers the world over, is caused by changing environmental conditions, not accidental introductions.

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