Welcome to the SIRF News Page

Keeping pace with the seafood industry, SIRF maintains a robust calendar of funding cycles, donor events and research deliverables. Stay current with the latest SIRF news through our press releases, quarterly newsletters and research updates. SIRF strives to give its supporters a complete and timely view of its work. Learn how SIRF is using your donation to fund research that impacts business bottom lines and promotes growth within the seafood industry.

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SIRF Director’s Testimonial

SIRF is guided by a board of industry leaders. This team guides SIRF’s mission forward by improving the seafood industry with innovative research. In this video, learn from SIRF directors what they value about the seafood research organization.

Approaches to Crab Enhancement

Dr. Anson “Tuck” Hines, Director of the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, recently co-authored a SIRF-sponsored research paper, “Stock Enhancement: Strategic Approach for the Blue Swimmer Crab in SE Asia.” In this video, Dr. Hines summarizes different types of enhancement techniques and explains which practices are best suited blue swimming crab stocks.