Why Do We Need Stock Assessments of Fisheries?

April 22, 2019 | Dave Shaw

This video shows the ABCs of an invaluable tool for scientists and managers.

Do Hurricanes Affect Fish in Deep Water?

April 15, 2019 | Dave Shaw

Tropical systems can cause gray triggerfish to evacuate.

Will a Simple Tutorial Help Anglers Build Up the Red Snapper Population?

April 8, 2019 | Dave Shaw

Chance of survival increases when releasing a fish through use of a descending device — a tool that returns a fish to its depth at capture.

Can Education Correct Unlawful Behavior?

April 1, 2019 | Dave Shaw

A class for anglers with fishing citations pays off.

What Leads Anglers to Report their Catch Voluntarily?

March 25, 2019 | Dave Shaw

Some anglers eagerly contribute important information on fisheries — and some anglers don’t.

Can Fish Compete with Man-Made Noise?

March 18, 2019 | Dave Shaw

For the oyster toadfish, boat noise impacts communication.

Why Do Some Anglers Target Bluefin Tuna While Others Do Not?

March 11, 2019 | Dave Shaw

The answer partially depends on annual income.

What Are the Barriers to Life Jacket Use?

March 4, 2019 | Dave Shaw

Only 1 in 10 boaters in this study wore a life jacket during the entire recreational boating trip.

Do Bacteria in the Water Infect Us through Shellfish?

February 25, 2019 | Dave Shaw

Water sampling could help to better understand potential risks to shellfish consumers.

What’s the Greatest Risk to Your Boat?

February 18, 2019 | Dave Shaw

Hurricanes result in some of the most frequent boating insurance claims.