Saturday, July 13, 2024

Tag: oysters

U.S. seafood superpower is Alaska

Alaska is the nation’s superpower when it comes to seafood. American fishermen landed just shy of 10 billion pounds of fish and shellfish last year...

Fish Factor: Fall fisheries are getting underway

As Alaska’s salmon season draws to a close, lots of fall fisheries are just getting underway from Ketchikan to the Bering Sea. Southeast is one...

Iceworm Festival: Annual festivities fill the streets of Cordova

The air was frigid, the water was chilly and the roads were packed as the last day of the 2018 Iceworm Festival commenced on...

Fish Factor: Flatulence on an epic scale is revealing

Got gas?   “Not since the campfire scene in Mel Brooks’s film Blazing Saddles has the world been exposed to flatulence on such an epic scale.” So...

A deadly herpes virus is threatening oysters around the world

Oysters, a delicacy eaten on most coastlines of the world, are a multi-billion-dollar industry. They also are intriguing to study from a health perspective....