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Cow steroids leaking into waterways are making fish more randy study reveals

Research suggests male guppies change their mating behaviour when exposed to a common chemical. Photo: Alice Chaos Many men have tried, and failed, to woo a potential partner on the dance floor. Male guppy fish, on the other hand, have mastered the art. In their highly choreographed performance – part jig, part twerk – males shake […]

April 1st, 2015
Topic: Cattle, DRUGS, Fish, Milking cows Tags: None

Bio-reactor barra’ thrive at former mine site south of Sydney

TROPICAL BARRAMUNDI BREEDING IN OLD MINE USING METHANE HEAT GENERATION TO WARM WATER Photo: Juvenile barramundi grown in tanks warmed by heat generated from the Woodlawn bioreactor (James Bennett) Map: Tarago 2580 New South Wale’s former Woodlawn mine may be environmentally degraded, but the barramundi grown there are as ecologically sound as farmed fish are […]

December 19th, 2014
Topic: AQUACULTURE, ECO SYSTEMS, ENERGY PRODUCTION, Fish, FOOD DRINK, RE-CYCLE Tags: , , , ,

Holy carp! Perth’s urban fishermen take to the drains

This 15kg cod was found in a Canning Vale lake. Giant Murray River cod found in Canning Vale lake Following the story about a monster Murray River cod pulled from a Canning Vale lake last week, Perth’s urban fishing community has weighed in with another “tail” to tip the scales. Clay Anderson of Langford sent […]

November 27th, 2014
Topic: Fish, SPORTS & RACING Tags: , , , , , , ,

ANIMALS AUSTRALIA GROUP ACTIVE IN THE CAUSE OF ANIMAL WELFARE

ABC LANDLINE ARTICLE ABOUT ANIMALS AUSTRALIA PIP COURTNEY, PRESENTER: Farm lobby groups certainly think they had a big win recently when they pressured Coles and Animals Australia into dropping an in-store shopping bag promotion on animal welfare. But it might be a case of “Be careful what you wish for”, since Animals Australia have now […]

November 5th, 2013
Topic: Alpaca, ANIMALS & STOCK, Bats, Birds, Cattle, Crocodiles, Dogs, Domestic animals, Fish, Goats, Horses, Kangaroos, Milking cows, Pigs, Platypus, Poultry, Rodents, Sheep, Turtles, Wild animals Tags: , , , , ,

MARKETS IN SHANGHAI CHINA FOR SEA LIFE,BIRDS,DOGS,CATS & INSECTS

A VISIT TO THESE MARKETS MAY LEAVE YOU A LITTLE SHELL SHOCKED Shanghai epitomizes high-falutin internationalism, while simultaneously adhering to Chinese tradition. Traditional xialongbao, Shanghai soup dumpling shops are made modern by ¥80 cocktails. Well-designed parks of Zen impeccability play host to women in white linen pantsuits and their designer toddlers. But it’s hard to […]

June 22nd, 2013
Topic: ANIMALS & STOCK, Birds, CHINA, Domestic animals, Fish, MARKETS, Pigs, Poultry, Turtles Tags: , , , , , ,

BARRAMUNDI BACK ON THE MENU IN QUEENSLAND

Barra back in business News release | 09 February, 2011 Fishermen from the Gulf of Carpentaria and right along Queensland´s east coast have reason to celebrate with the barramundi season officially underway. In the Gulf, the season kicked off at midday on Australia Day, while fishers on the east coast were able to start taking […]

March 27th, 2011
Topic: ANIMALS & STOCK, Fish, FOOD DRINK, SPORTS & RACING Tags: , , , ,

MARINE PROTECTED AREAS OF AUSTRALIA MAP HERE WITH ENTIRE COASTLINE

AUSTRALIAN ENTIRE COASTLINE MARINE PROTECTED LOCATIONS SEE HERE.. MarineProtectedAreas-2010

December 4th, 2010
Topic: ANIMALS & STOCK, AQUACULTURE, Fish, MAPS ZONES, STATES COUNTRIES Tags: , , , , , , ,

FISHING NEWS IN QUEENSLAND

MANY ASPECTS OF FISHING IN THE SUNSHINE STATE. ENJOY… TAILOR TO MEASURE UP Been fishing for tailor lately and wondering how your catch compares? Want to know what sex and age your fish are? Check out the latest tailor monitoring results from recreational, charter and commercial catches. SPANNER CRABS OFF LIMITS TO ALLOW THEM TO […]

December 1st, 2010
Topic: AQUACULTURE, Fish Tags: , , , , , ,

BARRAMUNDI CLOSED SEASON IN QUEENSLAND

Are you suffering barra withdrawl systems???? With the barramundi closed season underway until midday 1 February (East coast) and midday on 26 January (Gulf of Carpentaria), some anglers might be suffering from barra withdrawal symptoms. Don’t despair – fish for barra in and from waterways upstream of Awwonga, Burdekin Falls, Callide, Eungella, Fairbairn, Lake Monduran, […]

December 1st, 2010
Topic: AQUACULTURE, Fish Tags: , , , , ,