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Panel Urges Environmental Controls on Offshore Aquaculture

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Science  12 Jan 2007:
Vol. 315, Issue 5809, pp. 175
DOI: 10.1126/science.315.5809.175a

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A blue-ribbon panel is calling for tight environmental standards on farmed fish in U.S. ocean waters. Many of the recommendations in its report, released this week, would also help make existing aquaculture operations more benign and sustainable, the panel says. (Read more.)