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UF researchers try to reduce barotrauma deaths for deep-sea fish and sustain industry

Please see caption below GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Most recreational anglers who target deep-water reef fish in Florida recognize barotrauma symptoms, and University of Florida researchers think they can teach the other 30 percent to help save the fish…. Read More

Long-term artificial reef project may break grouper ‘bottleneck,’ UF researcher says

By: Mickie Anderson (352) 392-0400 Source(s): Bill Lindberg wjl@ufl.edu, 352-392-9617 Jon Dodrill jon.dodrill@myfwc.com, 850-922-4340 View Photo GAINESVILLE, Fla. — One of the country’s biggest and longest-running artificial reef research projects is about to widen its scope, and the… Read More

Cultured coral could help repair damaged reefs, UF scientists say

By: Tom Nordlie (352) 392-0400 Source(s): Craig Watson caw@ifas.ufl.edu, 813-671-5230 Lauri MacLaughlin lauri.maclaughlin@noaa.gov, 305-852-7717 ext. 27 Ryan Czaja rczaja@flaquarium.org, 813-273-4000 ext. 4237 Kathy Kilgore kjheym@ifas.ufl.edu, 813-671-5230 ext. 114 Christine Small Christine.Small@MyFWC.com, 850-410-0656 ext. 17285 View Photo GAINESVILLE, Fla…. Read More