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Global shift in farmed fish feed raises new questions

Mon, 2016-03-14 10:28

By Cynthia Lee, McGill Newsroom

A move toward plant-based feeds alters the environmental footprint of farm-raised seafood, may change levels of healthy fatty acids in these fish

Contact Information

Contact: Cynthia Lee
Organization: Media Relations - McGill University
Office Phone: 514-398-6754

Secondary Contact Information

Contact: Natalie Wood-Wright
Organization: Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future
Office Phone: 410-502-7578
Source Site: /newsroom

Why do some fish thrive in oil-polluted water?

Scientists thought guppies in Northern Trinidad could be a rare example of adaptation to crude oil pollution. But they found something else.
Tue, 2016-01-26 02:58

By Melody Enguix

McGill Newsroom

When scientists from McGill University learned that some fish were proliferating in rivers and ponds polluted by oil extraction in Southern Trinidad, it caught their attention. They thought they had found a rare example of a species able to adapt to crude oil pollution.

Contact Information

Contact: Vincent C. Allaire
Organization: Communications associate - McGill Media Relations Office
Office Phone: 514-398-6693
Mobile Phone: 514-704-6693
Source Site: /newsroom

Family Discovery Workshop: Mermaids and mermen

Sun, 2013-09-22 11:30 - 15:30
Redpath Museum : Room 106, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: $7.00 child/enfant, FREE/GRATUIT pour parents.

Mermaids and Mermen

Explore the legends about these fishy creatures and compare them to real fish. (In English)

3 sessions pour TOUS les âges / 3 sessions for ALL ages. Workshops include a hands-on craft / L’atelier inclut un bricolage

11h30 – 12h30 OR/OU 13h-14h OR/OU 14h30h-15h30

Source Site: /redpath