Essays Tagged: "species of fish"

Glo Fish Research

ish ResearchAbstractIn the following paper you will be reading about research preformed on specific species of fish. The Zebra Danio and "GloFish." The basic experiment that we want to run is behavior ...

(7 pages) 33 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

The Spirit of the Philippines, in Chicago

will be a permanent exhibit. It is the 12th largest in the world.There are more than 150 different species of fish. Visitors may dive into the 400,000 gallon tank consisting of at least 25 sharks. Th ...

(1 pages) 36 0 4.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Maldives-a paradise on earth!

, of which about 70,000 reside in Male, the capital city. Beautiful atolls, inhabited by over 1,100 species of fish and other sea life, attract thousands of visitors each year. Tourism facilities are ...

(5 pages) 34 0 4.3 Apr/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Endangered Species

aring people some of these animals have increased in numbers and have been taken off the endangered species list. Many people think that they cannot do anything to help these poor animals, but they ar ... inct. Just in the United States more than a dozen insects, mostly butterflies are on the endangered species list, along with over 50 species of fish, 100 reptiles and amphibians, and over 300 mammals. ...

(6 pages) 40 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Freshwater Biome

tanding is the second type; those include lakes and ponds. Since this biome is found worldwide, the species that reside in it can vary extensively, but usually it contains several species of fish, pla ...

(2 pages) 14 0 5.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

The Importance Of Coral Reefs To The World

Considered one of the largest, most complex ecosystems on the planet, coral reefs are home to 4,000 species of fish, 700 species of coral, and countless amounts of other organisms (The Coral Reef Alli ... ike a simple process the growth of coral reefs may take hundreds of years to occur. Every different species of coral grows at its respective rate. The largest corals grow the slowest. Large corals gro ...

(11 pages) 63 0 3.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

New Zealand and the Impact of Fishing

gods above, this sanctuary of perfect ness can only be enhanced by its superb fisheries and varied species of fish. Often pictured by many as an ideal place of the world or the favored vacation spot ... the value seems to be continually increasing (Starfish). With a plethora of diversity in different species of aquatic animals that are exported, it is quite a menu that isn’t really found elsewhere, ...

(6 pages) 736 0 0.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Oceanography

Report on Tourism in the Lake District.

consists of volcanic rock and limestone. The animal life of the Lake District includes three unique species of fish: the schelly, the vendace, and the char; and a number of golden eagles. Human settle ...

(2 pages) 12 0 3.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Environmental Case Analysis: Skunked – Crisis in the New England Fisheries

est Atlantic fisheries filled with an abundance of Atlantic cod, haddock, and halibut amongst other species of fish. (Will the Fish, n.d.).The Northwest Atlantic fisheries yielded 4.4 million tons of ... l fish within the zone." (Kazimierz, 1979, p.685). The Act enabled the US to set quota on protected species even if caught outside the 200 mile zone. Fishing permits were issued to both domestic and f ...

(4 pages) 95 0 4.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Fishing

continue to allow this type of mass fishing to continue then we run the risk of killing off a many species of fish. If we stop the fishing production then we run the risk of putting thousands of men ... n's natural limits. The trend of the past century is of fishing down the food chain. As larger fish species are wiped out, the next smaller fish species are targeted. Ocean life simply cannot replace ...

(5 pages) 24 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

New Zealand & Impact on Fishing

e gods above, this sanctuary of perfectness can only be enhanced by its superb fisheries and varied species of fish. Often pictured by many as an ideal place of the world or the favored vacation spot ... the value seems to be continually increasing (Starfish). With a plethora of diversity in different species of aquatic animals that are exported, it is quite a menu that isn’t really found elsewhere, ...

(6 pages) 422 0 5.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Science Essays

Environmental Case Analysis

est Atlantic fisheries filled with an abundance of Atlantic cod, haddock, and halibut amongst other species of fish. (Will the Fish, n.d.).The Northwest Atlantic fisheries yielded 4.4 million tons of ... l fish within the zone." (Kazimierz, 1979, p.685). The Act enabled the US to set quota on protected species even if caught outside the 200 mile zone. Fishing permits were issued to both domestic and f ...

(4 pages) 31 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Test of effectiveness of fish regulation in Georges Bank

, haddock, herring, flounder, lobster, scallops, and clam. It is not only the home to more than 100 species of fish, but is also the home to marine birds, whales, dolphins, and porpoises.Georges Bank, ... ons keep on declining as fishing technology improved. As fishing gear became more efficient, target species in Georges Bank also changed. The combination of increased fishing efficiency and fishing ef ...

(26 pages) 1 0 0.0 Nov/2012

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics