The Undersecretary for Fisheries and Aquaculture was created in 2008 under the new restructuring of the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries as previously depended on the Ministry of Economy.
Undersecretary for Fisheries and Aquaculture is divided into 4 sectors:
Ocean acidification proves to have domino effect Australia
Researchers from the Australian Institute of Marine Science are currently studying the shallow volcanic CO2 seeps in eastern Papua New Guinea in Milne Bay Province to observe how ocean acidification is affecting the oceans.
Shark fin trade experiences sharp drop Hong Kong
The volume of shark fin products imported into Hong Kong in 2013 dropped from 8,285.1 tonnes to 5,412.2 tonnes, representing 34.7 per cent, according to the latest figures from the Census and Statistics Department.