13 JUL

Unique collaboration over 10 years provides fairly accurate figures for bycatch...

A unique collaboration between marine researchers and net fishermen over 10 years has now made it possible to set quite precise figures on the bycatch of porpoises –...

Food, fish and agriculture
Sinja Rist
14 NOV

Researching the deep sea at close-up

Alvin, a 58 years old and famous research submarine plays a key role in helping marine scientists look for answers to crucial questions about deep-sea biodiversity and...

Fisheries and fish stocks Climate adaptation
14 SEP

Six questions for the Professor - meet Patrizio Mariani

Patrizio Mariani from DTU Aqua has just been appointed Professor. It is both a great honor and a great responsibility, he says. See his answers to questions about the...

Electronics Food, fish and agriculture Biological systems Fish and shellfish Fisheries and fish stocks
Karen Timmermann. Foto: Andreas Frommelt
29 JUN

The climate crisis and the biodiversity crisis are interlinked

The second interview under the ‘What is biodiversity?’ heading is with Professor Karen Timmermann—an expert on impacts of nutrients on  coastal waters, and a member of...

Biological systems Fisheries and fish stocks Aquaculture Ecosystems
Professor Einar Eg Nielsen, DTU Aqua
15 JUN

“The ones that thrive are the ones that grow up in the wild”

What is biodiversity? We talk to Professor and Population Geneticist Einar Eg about this in the first of a series of interviews with leading researchers in the field...

Genes and genomes Fisheries and fish stocks Fish and shellfish Ecosystems
foto Martin Nielsen
18 MAR

LED light research against bycatch in the air with the BBC

The sound of shoals of fish swimming away when light is lowered into their tank - this is something that listeners can hear in a BBC radio report from DTU Aqua in Hirtshals...

Fisheries and fish stocks Aquaculture Coasts and harbours
Deployment of a remote underwater video system to monitor a reef restoration site in Flensborg Fjord. Photo: Casper Tybjerg (
26 JAN

PhD defence about restoration and monitoring of rocky reefs

On 9 February 2022, Tim Wilms from DTU Aqua will defend his PhD thesis. It is possible to attend the defence online.

Fisheries and fish stocks Coasts and harbours Ecosystems
Juvenile rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) in a tank. Photo: Tilo Pfalzgraff.
25 JAN

PhD defence about metabolic consequences of stress in fish in aquaculture

On 8 February 2022, Tilo Pfalzgraff from DTU Aqua will defend his PhD thesis. It is possible to attend the defence online on Zoom.

Fish and shellfish Aquaculture Biological systems
Naturrum Tisvilde Foto Anne Trap-Lind
14 DEC

How to find the excellent idea for a research project

Research applications are hard work. But of course they are also worth it all when they go through. But it requires the good idea - how do you find it? Researchers on the...

Fisheries and fish stocks Aquaculture
Sea trout. Photo: Niels Vestergaard,
10 DEC

Rocky reef to help sea trout in Lillebælt Nature Park

A new research project will investigate whether rocky reefs near a river mouth can support sea trout during their dangerous migration from freshwater to the sea.

Fisheries and fish stocks Coasts and harbours Ecosystems

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