14 Jul '11, 3pm

First Takes: GM Fish Takeover?, Carbon Capture Stumbles, and More...

First Takes: GM Fish Takeover?, Carbon Capture Stumbles, and More...

• Consequences of a GM Salmon 'Prison Break:' With genetically-modified salmon under review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, researchers from Canada's Memorial University of Newfoundland looked at what effect GM salmon could have on wild populations if males escape. The group's study found that non-GM salmon were instead higher performing in terms of spawning behavior and fertilization, although the researchers noted concerns that GM salmon could still contribute to the wild gene pool, resulting in inferior offspring. • Fishing for Sustainable Solutions: The European Union, meanwhile, is looking at new proposals aimed at preserving fish stocks and making them sustainable in the coming years by eliminating the practice of discarding healthy fish when fishers go over their quota and setting long-term goals for E.U. members in place of the quota system, the Guardian ...

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