Mass media coverage of our research

COVERAGE OF OUR RESEARCH IN THE MASS MEDIA

Print Media

Television & Radio

  • 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 (sorry, 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.
  • Vil videreutvikle lakselus-feller

    An article about our work to develop a salmon lice trap appeared in the 30 September 2016 issue of KYST.NO. Click HERE to read the article (sorry, 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 (sorry, 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 (sorry, its in Norwegian).
  • European eel research

    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 (sorry, it is in Norwegian)
  • The use of wrasse to control salmon lice on salmon farms

    BT article_25 October 2013 (3)Anne Berit Skiftesvik and Stein Mortensen wrote a column about the use of wrasse to control salmon lice on salmon farms. It appeared on 25 October 2013 in the daily newspaper, Bergens Tidende.


  • Wrasses used to control salmon lice on salmon farm

    Norsk Fiskeoppdrett_Cleanerfish special_Summer 2013Our 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’s trade magazine, Norsk Fiskeoppdrett.
  • Magnetic compass orientation as the basis for the long distance migration of the European eel

    Eel navigation_PLOS ONECaroline Durif’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. 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.

  • Article in KYST.NO August 2010

    Leppefisk som oppdrettsfisk. News article about our work with cleanerfish appearing in KYST.NO, 2 August 2010.

  • Article in KYST.NO July 2010

    Bør innføre fiskefrie periodar. News article about our work with cleanerfish appearing in KYST.NO, 12 July 2010.

  • 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.
  • Article in Fish Farming International 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 1 December 2006 issue of the trade magazine Fish Farming International.
  • Article in Hatchery International Jan/Feb 2003

    Designing improved feeds for marine fish larvae is an article on our work (by freelance journalist Jens Kyed) appearing in the January/February 2003 issue of the trade magazine Hatchery International.
  • 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. watch video
  • 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.