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In Japan, Captive Breeding May Help Save the Wild Eel

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As eel populations plummet worldwide, Japanese scientists are racing to solve a major challenge for aquaculture -- how to replicate the life cycle of eels in captivity and commercially produce a fish that is a prized delicacy on Asian dinner tables.

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Anne F. (17)
Thursday October 10, 2013, 4:02 pm
we need to keep the oceans healthy and the estuaries productive

Jason S. (50)
Thursday October 10, 2013, 5:52 pm
Good posting, thanks

Cathe Franklin-Romano (52)
Friday October 11, 2013, 4:50 am
Good on Japan. Noted & shared

Nils Anders Lunde (616)
Friday October 11, 2013, 5:59 am

Dogan Ozkan (5)
Friday October 11, 2013, 6:07 am

Ruth C. (266)
Friday October 11, 2013, 7:33 am
I don't believe them!

Theodore Shayne (56)
Friday October 11, 2013, 9:06 am

GGmaSheila D. (181)
Friday October 11, 2013, 2:18 pm
Wonder what they're doing about all the whales and dolphins they're killing but Not replacing...Saving the eels are good, but there's all that sealife they're wantonly destroying.

Danuta Watola (1264)
Saturday October 12, 2013, 2:26 am

Nimue Pendragon (330)
Saturday October 12, 2013, 3:37 am
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