Famous mahseer finally named

Although the survival of the River Cauvery’s famous hump-backed mahseer is still in serious doubt, the publication today of a new scientific paper (Resolving the taxonomic enigma of the iconic game fish, the hump-backed mahseer from the Western Ghats biodiversity...

MT Chair, Ian Pett, visits ICAR-DCFR

On a personal visit to India in April our Chair, Ian Pett, was able to fulfil a long-held plan to visit the Indian Council of Agricultural Research’s Directorate of Coldwater Fisheries Research (ICAR-DCFR) at Bhimtal in the Nainital District of Uttarakhand. See...