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Latest news articles and stories released by the ORI-CFTP and Oceanographic Research Institute



The Southern African Species Profiles

The Southern African Species Profiles

 Fish Tagging

 Bruce Mann    2017/10/17

This publication is a compilation of species profiles for 139 important marine linefish species from 38 families caught in southern African waters, including both teleosts and elasmobranchs.
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Letting Go

Letting Go

 Fish Tagging

 Bruce Mann and Stuart Dunlop    2017/07/13

How to release red steenbras and seventy-four to maximize their chance of survival
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Tag and Release of Billfish — Yes or No?

Tag and Release of Billfish — Yes or No?

 Fish Tagging

 Bruce Mann and Stuart Dunlop    2017/07/13

The Oceanographic Research Institute (ORI) initiated tagging of billfish in South Africa in the 1970s. To date, after nearly 30 years of tagging, there have been surprisingly few recaptures.
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ORI celebrates 30 years of citizen science

ORI celebrates 30 years of citizen science

 Fish Tagging

 Stuart Dunlop    2017/07/12

The Oceanographic Research Institute celebrates 30 years of citizen science through its cooperative tag and release project
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Monitoring groupers in South Africa

Monitoring groupers in South Africa

 Fish Tagging

 Stuart Dunlop and Jade Maggs    2017/07/12

A decade of monitoring in a marine protected area provides valuable insight into grouper conservation.
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