COVERAGE OF OUR RESEARCH IN THE MASS MEDIA


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Size selective harvesting and sexual selection in the European lobster

Sørdalen, T.K., Halvorsen, K.T, Harrison, H., Ellis, C., Vøllestad, L.A., Moland, E., Knutsen, H. & Olsen, E.M. Size selective harvesting and sexual selection in the European lobster. (in prep.).

Foreslår leppefiske bare hvert tredje år (Fallowing – within zones – for the wrasse fishery)

4 November 2017 – Anne Berit Skiftesvik is interviewed for an article appearing in Bergens Tidende about coastal zoning for the wrasse (cleanerfish) fishery, including the possibility of only fishing within one zone every three years (=fallowing). Read the article HERE (in Norwegian).

Forskerne jobber beinhardt for å få leppefiskoversikt (Researchers are working hard to assess the stock status of cleanerfish)

25 October 2017 – Anne Berit Skiftesvik was interviewed for a story about the coastal fishery for wrasses. Read the article HERE (in Norwegian).

Kartlegg leppefiskbestanden (Mapping cleanerfish populations)

7 September 2017 – An article (in Norwegian) about the team’s work to map cleanerfish populations appeared in the newspaper Marsteinen. Read it HERE.

Fiskar etter svar om ålen (Fishing for answers about the eel)

22 August 2017 – HERE is an article, and video, about the Team’s work (led by Caroline Durif) on population dynamics of the European eel in Norwegian waters (in Norwegian). The opening of a small-scale (20 tons) eel fishery in Norway in support of this research – in collaboration with 29 fishers – was reported on by the Norwegian trade magazine Fiskeribladet. That story can be read HERE (in Norwegian).

Lusejakt for milliarder (Lice hunting for billions)

July 2017 – An article (in Norwegian) about the team’s field work on cleanerfish (wrasse) populations appeared in the trade magazine, Maritimt Magasin. Read it HERE.

Ålen finn fram ved hjelp av eit indre kompass

12 June 2017 – An article about Alessandro Cresci’s work  appeared in forskning.no.

Read the article HERE.

The article was also covered by 10 other news agencies – see the coverage HERE.

Here is the article on which the story is based:

Cresci, A, C.B. Paris, C.M.F. Durif, S. Shema, R. Bjelland, A.B. Skiftesvik & H.I. Browman. 2017. Glass eels (Anguilla anguilla) have a magnetic compass linked to the tidal cycle. Science Advances 3: e1602007, DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1602007.
Read the paper

Glass Eels: See-Through, Slippery and Guided by Magnetism and Tides

9 June 2017 – An article about Alessandro Cresci’s work  appeared in the New York Times.

Read the article HERE.

The article was also covered by 10 other news agencies – see the coverage HERE.

Here is the article on which the story is based:

Cresci, A, C.B. Paris, C.M.F. Durif, S. Shema, R. Bjelland, A.B. Skiftesvik & H.I. Browman. 2017. Glass eels (Anguilla anguilla) have a magnetic compass linked to the tidal cycle. Science Advances 3: e1602007, DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1602007.
Read the paper

Caligidosis: “Es muy probable que no tenga una solución directa, única y simple”

26 April 2017 – An article about Gustavo Nunez’s work with us on salmon lice was published in the trade magazine Salmon Expert. Gustavo is a Ph.D. student from Cristian Gallardo’s laboratory in Chile. Read the article HERE (note that it is in Spanish).

Cleaner fish that keep farmed salmon healthy at risk

24 March 2017 – An article about Kim Halvorsen’s work with cleanerfish (wrasses) appeared in New Scientist. Read the article HERE.

Flere hunnfisker enn hanner blant leppefiskene i sjøen

7 February 2017 – An article in KYST.NO about Kim Halvorsen’s Ph.D. work on wrasses. Click HERE to read the article (note that it is in Norwegian).

Vil videreutvikle lakselus-feller

30 September 2016 – An article about our work to develop a salmon lice trap appeared in KYST.NO. Click HERE to read the article (note that it is in Norwegian).

Slik oppfører de ulike rensefiskene seg i merden

16 June 2016 – An article about our work with cleanerfish (wrasses) appeared in KYST.NO. Click HERE to read the story (note that it is in Norwegian).

Leppefisk mot lakselus

18 March 2015 – Kim Halvorsen wrote an article in the newspaper Aftenposten about some of our work with clearnerfish (wrasses). Read the article HERE (note that it is in Norwegian).

Meir enn slim

29 January 2015 – Caroline Durif was interviewed by the local newspaper, Marsteinen, about our work with European eel. Read the article by clicking HERE (note that it is in Norwegian).

About our research on European eel

Eel image from BT article7 September 2014 – Caroline Durif and Anne Berit Skiftesvik wrote an article on our European eel research that appeared in Bergen Tidende. Read the article HERE (note that it is in Norwegian).

The use of wrasse to control salmon lice on salmon farms

BT article_25 October 2013 (3)25 October 2013 – Anne Berit Skiftesvik and Stein Mortensen wrote a column about the use of wrasse to control salmon lice on salmon farms that appeared in the daily newspaper, Bergens Tidende. Click HERE to read the article (note that it is in Norwegian)


Wrasses used to control salmon lice on salmon farm

Norsk Fiskeoppdrett_Cleanerfish special_Summer 2013Summer 2013 – Our team contributed a series of articles on the wrasses that are used to control salmon lice on salmon farms to the summer 2013 issue of the Norwegian aquaculture industry trade magazine, Norsk Fiskeoppdrett. Click HERE to read the articles (note that they are in Norwegian).

Magnetic compass orientation as the basis for the long distance migration of the European eel

Eel navigation_PLOS ONE15 March 2013 – Caroline Durif et al.’s article on magnetic compass orientation as the basis for the long distance migration of the European eel was covered in a blog post by PLOS.  – read it HERE. The article itself, Durif, C.M.F., J. Phillips, A.B. Skiftesvik, L.A. Vøllestad, H.H. Stockhausen & H.I. BROWMAN. 2013. Magnetic compass orientation in the European eel. PLOS ONE 8(39:e59212, can be viewed HERE.

Using cleaner-wrasse to remove salmon lice

Using cleaner-wrasse to remove salmon lice. Is a textbook “box” based on an interview with Anne Berit Skiftesvik appearing in Kaiser, M.J., M.J. Attrill, S. Jennings, D.N. Thomas, D.K.A. Barnes. 2011. Marine Ecology: Processes, Systems, and Impacts. Oxford University Press. pp: 95-397. Click HERE to read the text.

Leppefisk som oppdrettsfisk

2 August 2010 – News article about our work with cleanerfish (wrasses) appearing in KYST.NO. Read the article HERE (note that it is in Norwegian).

Bør innføre fiskefrie periodar

12 July 2010 – News article about our work with cleanerfish (wrasses) appearing in KYST.NO. Read the article HERE (note that it is in Norwegian).

Long distance migration of the European eel

DSCN4269_None_fullCaroline Durif’s work on the sensory basis for the long distance migration of the European eel was covered by the Norwegian science magazine, Forskning.no. The article, Det ål-timate navigasjonssystemet, appeared in March 2010 and was picked up by several national newspapers.

Det ål-timate navigasjonssystemet is a popular article about our eel navigation project appearing in March 2010 in Forskning.no and picked up by numerous national newspapers. Click HERE to read the article (note that it is in Norwegian).

Micro-diet research held up

1 December 2006 – “Micro-diet research held up because of lack of funding” is an article on our work (by freelance journalist Bernadette Tournay) appearing in the trade magazine Fish Farming International. Click HERE to read the article.

Designing improved feeds for marine fish larvae

January/February 2003 – “Designing improved feeds for marine fish larvae” is an article on our work (by freelance journalist Jens Kyed) appearing in the  trade magazine Hatchery International. Click HERE to read the article.

TELEVISION & RADIO

Arctic ocean acidification film

Arctic ocean acidification film2013: Arctic ocean acidification – expert contributor to video documentary produced as a summary of the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program’s Arctic Ocean Acidification Assessment.

Howard Browman contributed to this film about ocean acidification in the Arctic. The film supports the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program’s white paper, Arctic Ocean Acidification Assessment (November 2013), which you will find for download on our Books and edited volumes page.
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Video about our lice trap development project

Salmon lice trap designs2012: “Kjenner lusa på gangen” – video about our lice trap development project in cooperation with Eker Design and the Norwegian Design Council presented by Bård Eker at Norwegian Design Day 2012.
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Aquaculture Research Documentary

2004: German science documentary on aquaculture research

Salmon Lice Research Story

2002: Skrodinger’s Kat (Norwegian science show): story on salmon lice research.

Interview about Ultraviolet Radiation Research

1997: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation: radio interview about ultraviolet radiation research.