BROWN TROUT GENOME WILL HELP EXPLAIN SPECIES’ GENETIC SUPERPOWERS

September 13, 2019 | Post

Better conservation and management of fish stocks is on the horizon, after the completion of the brown trout reference genome by scientists at the Wellcome Sanger Institute and their collaborators. The genome will help settle a longstanding debate about whether the...

Report from the 2019 NASCO Meeting in Tromso, Norway

September 6, 2019 | Post

Dr. Nigel Milner represented the Institute at this years NASCO meeting which was held in Tromso, Norway on June 5th – 7th. Nigel gave a presentation titled “Practical Management of Atlantic Salmon Stocks in England and Wales using Biological Reference...
MSc in Aquatic Conservation, Ecology and Restoration @ UCL

MSc in Aquatic Conservation, Ecology and Restoration @ UCL

June 19, 2019 | Post

The MSc in Aquatic Conservation, Ecology and Restoration based in the Department of Geography, University College London can be taken full-time over 1 year or on a part-time basis over 2 years. Plus Diploma and Certificate options are also available....

Protecting our Water

November 12, 2018 | Post

Below is a blog written by Paul Coulson and Steve Colclough for the Wildlife and Countryside Link group Summary:Sturgeons are one of the most threatened group of animals in the world. They have already disappeared from our shores and are at risk of extinction in...

Chairmans Blog. January 2018

January 22, 2018 | Post

Well, this my first blog and can I say what a privilege and honour it is to be elected Chairman of the Institute.  I entered the world of fisheries and joined the IFM in 1985 as an undergraduate under the teaching of Roland Bailey and Peter Williams at Chelsea...