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Examples of bottom living organisms in Limfjorden and Kattegat. Photo: Ciaran McLaverty.
25 FEB

PhD defence on effects of trawling on bottom living fauna

On 28 February 2020, Ciaran McLaverty will defend his PhD thesis at DTU, Lyngby.

Fisheries and fish stocks Ecosystems
Forskellige typer fisk vises frem. Foto Helle Sørensen
18 FEB

European fish stocks on the move

Many European fish populations are on the move due to warming oceans and increasing numbers shows new international study

Food, fish and agriculture
Foto: Colourbox
12 FEB

PhD defence on lice management in salmon aquaculture

On 21 February 2020, Tróndur Kragesteen will defend his PhD thesis at DTU, Lyngby.

Fish and shellfish Aquaculture Livestock diseases
Images from camera monitoring of catches on a fishing vessel. To estimate the size of the fishes, a grid overlay and measuring line is integrated in the video audit programme. Photo: Heiðrikur Bergsson,
08 JAN

PhD defence about electronic monitoring and traceability system in fisheries

On 14 January 2020, Kristian Schreiber Plet-Hansen will defend his PhD thesis at DTU Aqua, Lyngby.

Fisheries and fish stocks
2019
Vandloppe, C. hyperboreus. Foto Kirstine Toxværd
10 DEC

Fewer large, fat-rich copepods off Western Greenland

Birds and fish in the Disko Bay no longer have access to the same amount of two Arctic fat-rich copepod species as they did 25 years ago, according to recent research.

Food, fish and agriculture
Professor Anders Nielsen, DTU Aqua
22 NOV

New professor in statistical modelling

Anders Nielsen has been appointed professor at DTU on statistical modelling of fish stocks and marine systems.

Fisheries and fish stocks Mathematical modelling Statistics
Atlantic Sapphire, Homestead, USA. Photographer: Thue Holm.
30 OCT

Researchers and industry share newest knowledge on environmentally friendly fish...

Participants from around the world gained insight into some of the World’s largest land-based recirculating aquaculture systems at the fifth NordicRAS Workshop.

Aquaculture Fish and shellfish Waste water and water discharge
Ken H. Andersen. Photo: Mikal Schlosser.
18 OCT

New theory on fish ecology, evolution and exploitation

DTU researcher launches a new theory to model fish stocks and fish communities and applies it to current problems in fisheries science.

Fisheries and fish stocks Ecosystems Mathematical modelling
Foto: Helle Falborg
03 OCT

New EU project on sustainable mesopelagic fisheries

Researchers look into whether organisms living deep in the oceans can be exploited in an ecologically and economically sustainable way.

Food, fish and agriculture
Catch from bottom trawl survey with Dana. Photo: Esther Beukhof
12 SEP

PhD defence about how marine fish communities respond to environmental pressures

On 27 September 2019, Esther Beukhof will defend her PhD thesis at DTU, Lyngby.

Fisheries and fish stocks Marine research Ecosystems
Sea. Photo: Helle Falborg.
03 SEP

Marine ecological forecasts are a new tool for climate adaptation

DTU researcher develops short-term forecasts for marine life that can help the fishing industry to adapt to climate change.

Fisheries and fish stocks Marine research Climate change
Jumping bluefin tuna from DTU Aquas 2018 tagging project. Photo: Brian MacKenzie, DTU Aqua
28 AUG

This year’s tuna tagging project under way in the Skagerrak

Once again, DTU researchers are tagging bluefin tuna to find out why the huge fish have returned to Denmark as summer visitors. Thirty-two tuna have been tagged in four...

Food, fish and agriculture
Photo: Colourbox
03 JUL

Become a fisheries engineer in Greenland and Denmark

DTU offers a new BEng programme: Fisheries Technology.

Food, fish and agriculture
Tallerken med muslinger dyrket på line
18 JUN

Organic and delicious, but unknown in Denmark

Food Organic common mussels are easy to grow on ropes in Denmark. Nevertheless, few find their way to Danish consumers.  

Fish and shellfish
ROV - undervandsrobot
17 JUN

Underwater robot can count starfish and measure biomass

Specially developed smart sensors and underwater cameras can enable robots to handle monitoring tasks in the sea  

Food, fish and agriculture Robot technology and automation Mathematical modelling
Photo: DTU Aqua
27 MAY

Parasites hinder organic trout production

Optimum water conditions, hiding places for fish, and the prevention and reduction of parasites and bacteria to secure organic trout fry.

Food, fish and agriculture Food production Aquaculture
24 MAY

Organic mussels ready to be served on the Danes’ dinner tables

A longer harvest season, stable production and collaboration with the retail sector are to increase the Danes’ appetite for farmed mussels, which are being exported...

Food, fish and agriculture Fish and shellfish Food production
Photo: Danish Shellfish Centre, DTU
25 MAR

From menace to resource: Starfish become animal feed

The world’s first starfish meal factory will be inaugurated at the Limfjord on Friday, 29 March as a result of collaboration between universities and businesses.

Food, fish and agriculture Food production
Photo: Peter Vilhelm Skov
15 MAR

Fish can be fed plant waste products

Fish from fish farms are feeding more and more mouths. But what should the fish eat? Research shows that plant proteins may be the answer.

Food, fish and agriculture Enzymes and proteins
PRV-3 antigen in erythrocyte cytoplasm of rainbow trout
25 FEB

Diagnostic tools for new virus in salmonids

PhD project has developed diagnostic tools and a scientific basis for the risk assessment of PRV-3 infections in salmon and trout.

Livestock diseases Aquaculture

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