The eyes have it this month! From Steve Baker’s awesome feature on the Blue-eyes (Pseudomugil) to Chris Sergeant’s in-depth feature on fish vision, we’re all about show and tell for the December issue. Max Pedley goes on a hunt for Minnows in Yorkshire rivers, while Steve Baker makes us some eye candy aquarium background — and shows you how to build one yourself.
Trade associations from across the globe have issued an open letter to the CITES Secretariat expressing their concern about the rushed timetable and lack of robust inquiry being proposed to study the trade and conservation of marine ornamental fish.
What gives a fish its value? Is there a higher objective structure to what we pay, or are we being played off for chumps? Nathan Hill looks at some of the factors involved.