Entries by Lawrence

Training Fish To Walk

Dr. Emily Standen has proven fish can be trained to walk on land and that they are naturals. Here how she replicated what nature accomplished 400-million years ago.

Closed Containment Salmon Farming

A First Nations community on Canada’s Vancouver Island is attempting to successfully commercialize something few have dared — to grow Atlantic Salmon using closed containment technology that keeps the salmon isolated from the natural environment.

Aquahacking the Ottawa River

Meredith Brown of the Ottawa River Keepers speaks about an exciting new technology initiative intended to merge technical innovation with aquatic stewardship, and Lawrence makes an exciting commitment to Meredith for late spring 2015.

Southern Carp Come North

100 years after Common Carp were introduced to North America, their distant cousins the Bighead and Silver Carp species are poised to invade the Great Lakes, but is it as bad as all that?

The Role of Marine Reserves

Dr. Clarke speaks about the positive impact marine reserves are having around the world on fish populations and wonders why Canada hasn’t adopted a similar model.

Lake Sturgeon in Detroit River

Richard Wyma speaks about the partnership work being undertaken to create spawning habitat for Lake Sturgeon in the Detroit Habitat following the collapse of the sturgeon population to less than 1% of their former numbers.