Still Time to Register for Federation Conference!

     2013 Annual Conference June 5-8, 2013 | Baltimore, Maryland Dear Friends and Colleagues, There is still time to register for the Federation’s Annual Conference! This year, we’re bringing together a diverse group of presenters who will focus on fresh and innovative concepts in the areas of research, technology, products …

NOAA to work with 10 nations to address illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing and stem the bycatch of protected species

NOAA to work with 10 nations to address illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing and stem the bycatch of protected species Six previously identified nations take corrective actions   As part of its overall efforts to ensure that the U.S. fishing industry isn’t undermined by unsustainable or illegal activities, NOAA today …

APEC Speaks: how Asia-Pacific economies plan to address fossil-fuel subsidy reform

Feature Commentary APEC Speaks: how Asia-Pacific economies plan to address fossil-fuel subsidy reform An interview with Dr Phyllis Yoshida The Leaders’ Declaration from the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation’s (APEC) 17th Economic Leaders’ Meeting, released on 15 November 2009, included a commitment to “rationalize and phase out over the medium term fossil-fuel …