Wally Stevens is executive director of the Global Aquaculture Alliance. In this role, he has helped expand the global reach of GAA's Best Aquaculture Practices program. The 35-year veteran of the seafood industry is frequently asked to speak on key issues that affect aquaculture and the global seafood industry.
Stevens was president of Slade Gorton & Co., a U.S.-based seafood distribution and marketing company, until retiring in 2006. Stevens earlier was president of Ocean Products, a small salmon aquaculture company in Maine.
Stevens has also served as chairman of the board of the National Fisheries Institute, where he helped establish the highly successful Future Leaders program.
New control measures stir opposition Republic of Ireland
The fisheries authorities have decided to implement new measures to regulate the fish weighing system due to alleged irregularities detected in factories, but they have generated reject from fishermen and processors.
Intact colossal squid sliced open New Zealand
A 350-kilogram colossal squid (Mesonychoteuthis hamiltoni), which had been caught in Antarctic waters last summer and kept in a freezer since then, was finally sliced open by a team of researchers from the Te Papa museum, in Wellington.
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