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Dead Fish, Big Stink for DC Tourists

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August 16, 2013
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Hundreds of dead fish were found floating in a National Mall pond Thursday, shocking visitors with their smell. National Park Service officials are testing the water to determine the cause of the kill.


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Deutsche Welle (Apr. 30, 2012) — Bluefin tuna are threatened by extinction as the global appetite for the fish soars. A fishing ban is unlikely, so one solution is to breed the fish in underwater cages. But they're not easy to rear in captivity. In Australia, German-born Hagen Stehr is working to mimic natural living conditions of the fish in his onshore farm. The idea is to create an artificial model of the journey to their spawning grounds in order to trick the fish into reproducing.
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Recycling Seafood: Oil From Fish Waste

Recycling Seafood: Oil From Fish Waste

Deutsche Welle (June 23, 2013) — Leftovers from the fish industry might become a valuable raw material in the future. A German company has developed a system for recycling shrimp shells and other fish waste to create oils for the food production industry. The oils are rich in omega-3 fatty acids, which help prevent cardiovascular problems. The aim is to minimize waste from the fish-processing industry. Other potential leftovers are turned into a powder that is high in protein and may have anti-inflammatory properties.
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Fishermen Offered Bounty for "Fish from Hell"

Fishermen Offered Bounty for "Fish from Hell"

Buzz60 (Apr. 9, 2012) — The Maryland Department of Natural Resources has placed a bounty on the head of the snakeshead fish. Fishermen are being given a reward for destroying the species, which is native to Africa and Asia and is invading the local fish population in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Patrick Jones has more on the "fish from hell."
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Mobile Fish Tank Controlled by Swimming Goldfish

Mobile Fish Tank Controlled by Swimming Goldfish

Buzz60 (Feb. 13, 2014) — 'Fish on Wheels' is a project developed by Studio diip that allows a gold fish to maneuver a robot car. Using a camera and computer vision software, the fish can steer by simply swimming around. Andrew Dymburt (@CantPinTheDym) has more. Video provided by Buzz60
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