Offshore fish farming to expand with new federal rule

The worldwide demand for seafood continues to grow, yet U.S. marine aquaculture (fish farming) produces far less seafood than aquaculture in Asia, Europe, Canada, Central and South America. More than 91 percent of the seafood consumed in the U.S. is imported.

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“Otters & Their Waters” to open Feb. 26

Are you ready to meet your new neighbors? Huck, Pippi and Jane, the three North American river otters who will appear in Mote’s new special exhibit “Otters & Their Waters,” are ready to meet you soon! The new exhibit will be open to the public Friday, Feb. 26.

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