Based in Puerto Montt, capital of the Chilean salmon, the Instituto Tecnológico del Salmón S.A.(Intesal) is the technological platform and spokesman of the Association of Salmon Industry AG, SalmonChile, coordinating various research programs, monitoring and tracking activity .
Intesal was created in 1995 thanks to the contribution of the salmon industry and the State of Chile, through a technology transfer fund of the Corporation for the Promotion of Production (CORFO). The aim was to develop a scientific research center to provide technology advances and the salmon industry in Chile.
Besides academically relates the country's universities and major research centers in the world.
Small-scale fisheries have big impact on oceans Philippines
A new UBC study has found that small-scale fisheries may have a much larger impact on ocean ecosystems than previously thought, due to a lack of data on their development over time.
Toxic puffer species sighting and capture grows in Canarian waters Spain
During July and especially in August, scientists from the Oceanographic Centre of the Canary Islands of the Spanish Institute of Oceanography have received numerous calls on sightings and catches of the species Lagocephalus lagocephalus, a very toxic puffer fish.