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Towed aquaculture fish pens break free

Submitted by whtadmin on March 29, 2011 - 11:03pm

BY REED FLICKINGER | WEST HAWAII TODAY

Two towed pens being tested for offshore fish farming by Kona Blue Water Farms broke free from their tow vessel last week, said company co-founder Neil Sims. He said one pen sank in 12,000 feet of water, the other is floating and adrift.

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Okaloosa Darter On the Road to Recovery

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife
Service is reclassifying the
Okaloosa darter (Etheostoma
okaloosae) from the status of
endangered to threatened under
the Endangered Species Act,
saying that the population is
being managed so well, the
small fish is making major
strides in its fight for
recovery. The announcement