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Friday 10 March 2017

Video report about glass eel trafficking from Taiwan via Kinmen to Hong Kong

WATCH video report about glass eel trafficking from Taiwan via Kinmen island to Hong Kong on NHK World   A serious shortage of eels, a …

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Friday 21 October 2016

7 men plead guilty for illegally trading American eels

Seven Men Plead Guilty for Illegally Harvesting and Selling American Eels Between the dates of October 4 and October 6, seven individuals pleaded guilty in Federal …

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Wednesday 31 August 2016

EU Recommendation for the Conservation of and Trade in Anguilla

EU Recommendation for the Conservation of and Trade in Anguilla spp. Seventeenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties, Johannesburg (South Africa), 24 September – …

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Friday 8 September 2017

North Africa as a source for European eel following the 2010 EU CITES eel trade ban

North Africa as a source for European eel following the 2010 EU CITES eel trade ban author: Vincent Nijman source: Marine Policy 85 (2017) 133–137 …

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Tuesday 26 September 2017

Whether European eel leptocephali use the Earth’s magnetic field guide their migration remains an open question

Whether European eel leptocephali use the Earth’s magnetic field guide their migration remains an open question Authors: Caroline M.F. Durif, Sylvain Bonhommeau, Cédric Briand, Howard I. …

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Saturday 30 September 2017

Modelling the recruitment of European eel (Anguilla anguilla) throughout its European range

Modelling the recruitment of European eel (Anguilla anguilla) throughout its European range Authors: Bornarel V, Lambert P, Briand C, Antunes C, Belpaire C, Ciccotti E, …

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Saturday 30 September 2017

Silver eel, Anguilla anguilla (Linnaeus, 1758), migration patterns in lowland rivers and lagoons in the North-Eastern region of their distribution range

Silver eel, Anguilla anguilla (Linnaeus, 1758), migration patterns in lowland rivers and lagoons in the North-Eastern region of their distribution range Authors: Dainys J, Stakėnas S, …

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Friday 7 April 2017

Important telemetry study: Movement of dead fish in rivers

Movement of dead fish in rivers Authors: Havn TB, Økland F, Teichert MAK, Heermann L, Borcherding J, Sæther SA, Tambets M, Diserud OH, Thorstad EB Source: Animal …

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Wednesday 15 February 2017

Downstream Passage and Impact of Turbine Shutdowns on Survival of Silver American Eels

Downstream Passage and Impact of Turbine Shutdowns on Survival of Silver American Eels at Five Hydroelectric Dams on the Shenandoah River Authors: Eyler SM, Welsh …

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Wednesday 15 February 2017

How the European eel (Anguilla anguilla) loses its skeletal framework across lifetime

How the European eel (Anguilla  anguilla) loses its skeletal framework across lifetime Authors: Rolvien T, Nagel F, Milovanovic P, Wuertz S, Marshall RP, Jeschke A, …

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Thursday 26 January 2017

Study compares metal concentrations in American and European eel

A comparison of metal concentrations in the tissues of yellow American eel (Anguilla rostrata) and European eel (Anguilla anguilla) Authors: Pannetier P, Caron A, Campbell …

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Thursday 26 January 2017

Japanese study on environmental factors affecting spawning migration (Anguilla japonica)

Environmental factors affecting the onset of spawning migrations of Japanese eels (Anguilla japonica) in Mikawa Bay Japan Authors: Sudo R, Okamura A, Fukuda N, Miller …

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Tuesday 13 December 2016

Management of the eel is slipping through our hands!

Management of the eel is slipping through our hands! Distribute control and orchestrate national protection Author: Willem Dekker source: ICES Journal of Marine Science (2016) …

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Saturday 10 September 2016

Preventing illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing: A situational approach

Author: Petrossian GA Source: BIOLOGICAL CONSERVATION Illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing is a significant problem that affects the marine ecosystem and those who depend …

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Wednesday 31 August 2016

First genetic evidence of illegal trade in endangered European eel (Anguilla anguilla) from Europe to Asia

First genetic evidence of illegal trade in endangered European eel (Anguilla anguilla) from Europe to Asia Authors: Stein F, Wong JCY., Sheng V, Law SWC, …

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Thursday 1 September 2016

First genetic evidence of illegal trade in endangered European eel (Anguilla anguilla) from Europe to Asia

First genetic evidence of illegal trade in endangered European eel (Anguilla anguilla) from Europe to Asia Authors: Stein F, Wong JCY, Sheng V, Law SWC., …

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Wednesday 31 August 2016

Migration of eels tagged in the Baltic Sea and Lake Mälaren

Migration of eels tagged in the Baltic Sea and Lake Mälaren Authors: Sjöberg N.B., Wickström H., Asp A., Petersson E. Publication: Ecology of Freshwater Fish …

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Wednesday 31 August 2016

Factors determining survival of European eels in two unexploited sub-populations

Factors determining survival of European eels in two unexploited sub-populations Authors: Boulenger C., Acou A., Gimenez O., Charrier F., Tremblay J., Feunteun E. Publication: Freshwater …

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Wednesday 31 August 2016

Quantifying relative fish abundance with eDNA: a promising tool for fisheries management

Quantifying relative fish abundance with eDNA: a promising tool for fisheries management Authors: Lacoursiere-Roussel A., Côté G., Leclerc V. and Bernatchez L. Publication: Journal of …

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Friday 7 October 2016

Hydrographic features of anguillid spawning areas: potential signposts for migrating eels

Hydrographic features of anguillid spawning areas: potential signposts for migrating eels Authors: Schabetsberger R, Miller MJ, Dall’Olmo G, Kaiser R, Økland F, Watanabe S, Aarestrup …

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Wednesday 31 August 2016

The development of stocked eels (Anguilla anguilla) in previously eel-free Austrian Alpine lakes

The development of stocked eels (Anguilla anguilla) in previously eel-free Austrian Alpine lakes Authors: Essl K., Gassner H., Schabetsberger R., Jagsch A., Kaiser R. Publication: …

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Friday 7 October 2016

The long and dangerous road to the Sargasso Sea

Empirical observations of the spawning migration of European eels: The long and dangerous road to the Sargasso Sea Authors: Righton D, Westerberg H, Feunteun E, …

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Friday 6 May 2016

Sex differentiation and sex determination in eels: consequences for management

Sex differentiation and sex determination in eels: consequences for management Authors: GeffroyB, Bardonnet A (2016), Sex differentiation and sex determination in eels: consequences for management. …

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Tuesday 7 February 2017

Video presentation by Willem Dekker @ Natural History Museum, October 2016

Watch the video presentation (44min) by Willem Dekker at the Natural History Museum in Stockholm, October 2016: “Our eel stock, is it slowly drying up?” …

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