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Convention concerning migratory fish stock in the Pacific Ocean : message from the President of the United States transmitting Convention on the Conservation and Management of the Highly Migratory Fis

This treaty governs mechanisms designed to ensure long-term conservation and sustainable use of certain species of fish, including tuna, swordfish, and marlin. Read More

Amendments to 1987 Treaty on Fisheries with Pacific Island States : message from the President of the United States transmitting amendments to the 1987 Treaty on Fisheries Between the Governments of C

This treaty further develops relationships between the United States and Pacific nations in the areas of fisheries management and conservation. Read More

Fish of the Great Lakes

Site is sponsored by the Wisconsin Sea Grant and contains much useful information related to: What’s New, Research News, Fish Profiles, Special Features, and a Kid’s Page. Information from George Becker’s Fishes of Wisconsin is included Read More

IowaDNR Fish and Fishing: Fishes of Iowa

Fish Identification for game and non-game fishes of Iowa. Taxonomic and distribution information. Excellent color plates. Read More


Multimedia education project to raise awareness of the world’s oceans and oceanic life. Read More


Gateway to the world’s electronic aquaculture resources. Read More

Audubon Living Oceans: Seafood Lover's Guide

Information on environmentally safe seafood. A PDF file is available to print a wallet-sized guide. Read More

Marine Stewardship Council

This organization is an independent nonprofit organization that promotes responsible fishing practices worldwide. Read More


An extensive collection of resources on fish, commercial fishing, and aquaculture. Thousands of listings of species, common names, and references in a searchable database in many languages. Read More

Northeast Fisheries Science Center

Home page of the agency devoted to ocean conservation with links to their laboratories, reports & publications, NOAA ships, fish facts and fisheries historical information. Also Hot Topics, and What’s New. Read More


EERL's mission is to be the best possible online collection of environmental and energy sustainability resources for community college educators and for their students. The resources are also available for practitioners and the public.


EERL is a product of a community college-based National Science Foundation Center, the Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center (ATEEC), and its partners.

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