Katya Ivanov http://wuwf.org en A Look At The History Of Red Snapper Fishing In Pensacola http://wuwf.org/post/look-history-red-snapper-fishing-pensacola <p>The state recreational Gulf red snapper fishing season is underway. Pensacola has a long history of red snapper fishing. Commercial fishermen began traveling to Pensacola to fish for them in the 1840s. The industry was interrupted by the Civil War, then picked up in 1865.</p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 20:18:53 +0000 Katya Ivanov 10170 at http://wuwf.org A Look At The History Of Red Snapper Fishing In Pensacola Hand Grip Strength Can Measure Effects Of Aging http://wuwf.org/post/hand-grip-strength-can-measure-effects-aging <p>Research from the <a href="http://www.iiasa.ac.at/web/home/research/researchPrograms/WorldPopulation/Introduction.html">World Population Program</a> at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis in Austria presents a different way to measure aging. Since 1972, the IIASA has been conducting policy-oriented research into problems of a global nature, such as water, energy and world population. Its work is funded by member organizations in 21 nations worldwide, including the National Academy of Science in the United States.</p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 20:26:48 +0000 Katya Ivanov 10035 at http://wuwf.org Hand Grip Strength Can Measure Effects Of Aging Documentary Set In Tanzania Premieres Locally http://wuwf.org/post/documentary-set-tanzania-premieres-locally <p>A documentary film set in Tanzania will premiere locally for a week-long run. The film’s participants are fundraising to make treatment for malaria more accessible. That effort includes using some of the proceeds from screenings of the movie.<br /> Fri, 30 May 2014 14:35:52 +0000 Katya Ivanov 9820 at http://wuwf.org Documentary Set In Tanzania Premieres Locally Do Pets Benefit Human Well-Being? http://wuwf.org/post/do-pets-benefit-human-well-being <p>It is often reported that pets are beneficial to human health. However, one researcher argues there is not yet enough evidence to conclude that pet ownership offers a generalized benefit to human mental and physical health.<br /> Wed, 28 May 2014 15:48:25 +0000 Katya Ivanov 9732 at http://wuwf.org Do Pets Benefit Human Well-Being? 2014 Will Have Shortest Federal Gulf Red Snapper Season On Record http://wuwf.org/post/2014-will-have-shortest-federal-gulf-red-snapper-season-record <p>The 52-day recreational fishing season for Gulf red snapper is now open in state waters. The federal season opens on June 1 and will run just nine days, the shortest in history.</p><p>The Gulf red snapper population was first determined to be overfished in the 1980s. Commercial and recreational quotas have been in place since the 1990s. Overfishing ended in 2009. Roy Crabtree is the southeast regional administrator for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration National Marine Fisheries Service.</p> Tue, 27 May 2014 14:59:09 +0000 Katya Ivanov 9666 at http://wuwf.org 2014 Will Have Shortest Federal Gulf Red Snapper Season On Record