John Turner

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How we wrecked the ocean

In this bracing talk, coral reef ecologist Jeremy Jackson lays out the shocking state of the ocean today: overfished, overheated, polluted, with …

Effects of Aquaculture or Fish Farming on Ocean Health from the Seafood Watch Program of the Monterey Bay Aquarium

A Growing Practice<p>Fish farming has been practiced, in some parts of the world, for hundreds of years. Today, half of the seafood eaten in the U.S. is …

The Ripple Effect of Overfishing Our Oceans

This article originally appeared in the <i>San Francisco Examiner.</i><p>Just recently, I took my 12-year-old daughter out kayaking in the beautiful Elkhorn …

Conservation

Overfishing Leaves Swaths of Mediterranean Barren

A new, unprecedented study has concluded that centuries of overexploitation of fish and other marine resources — as well as invasion of fish from the …

Sharks at risk of extinction from overfishing, say scientists

Almost 100 million sharks are killed each year and many species need better protection, according to researchers<p>Sharks risk being driven to extinction due to overfishing, with almost 100 million killed each year, scientists have warned.<p>Many species of shark need better protection to prevent their …

Overfishing causes Pacific bluefin tuna numbers to drop 96%

Conservationists also warned that the vast majority caught were juveniles and had never reproduced<p>The bluefin tuna, which has been endangered for several years and has the misfortune to be prized by Japanese sushi lovers, has suffered a catastrophic decline in stocks in the Northern Pacific Ocean, …

Climate Change And Overfishing Are Driving The World’s Oceans To The ‘Brink Of Collapse’

Within a single generation, human activity has severely damaged almost every aspect of our global oceans.<p>That’s the finding of a new World Wildlife …

Conservation

Overfishing: a threat to marine biodiversity

<b>Despite its crucial importance for the survival of humanity, marine biodiversity is in ever-greater danger, with the depletion of fisheries among</b> …

Overfishing Could Take Seafood Off the Menu by 2048

In 1994, seafood may have peaked. According to an analysis of 64 large marine ecosystems, which provide 83 percent of the world's seafood catch, …

Impact of Overfishing On Human Lives

Written by Guest on April 9, 2014 in Fish, Other News<p><b>By Krysten Jetson</b><p>Millions of people from all over the globe depend on the oceans for their …

Causes of overfishing

Dwindling fish stocks – too complex for simple explanations<p>Whether a fish stock survives over the long term or is fished to the point of depletion …

Aquaculture

Save the oceans, feed the world!

What's a marine biologist doing talking about world hunger? Well, says Jackie Savitz, fixing the world's oceans might just help to feed the planet's …

Overfishing, The Scourge of Our Times, Reveals WWF Report

Overfishing has become the scourge of our times, said noted chef Lefteris Lazarou, WWF‘s new campaign ambassador.<p>Over 82 percent of the fishes in the …

The FDA finally approved ‘Frankenfish’ — the first genetically modified animal you can eat

The agency also issued guidance for manufacturers who choose to voluntarily label their products as containing ingredients from GMO sources.<p>The FDA regulates genetically engineered animals under new provisions of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, because the modified DNA introduced into the …

Overfishing

For our children to have future income, food and pleasure we need healthy oceans and a healthy fishing industry. We need to create ocean sanctuaries …

The Solution to the Global Overfishing Crisis Is Around the Corner

The odds that American consumers will be able to go into a store and buy fish that’s safe and legally caught have begun to improve, perhaps …

Overfishing

Overfishing<p>Top<br>• Overview<br>• Causes<br>• Impacts<br>• What WWF is Doing<br>• How You Can Help<p>Donate<p>Overview<p>Overfishing occurs when more fish are caught than the population …

Pristine Seas

The Goal: Protect 20 of the Ocean's Wildest Places by 2020<p>Our Expeditions<p>We’ve explored some of the wildest places in the ocean. See what we’ve discovered.<p>The National Geographic Interactive Globe<p>Exploring the Globe<p>Explore the world by selecting, zooming in, and dragging. You can also spin our …

Oceans

Bluefin tuna sells for £500,000 at Japan auction amid overfishing concerns

Huge fish sells for 74m yen as conservationists call for moratorium to help stabilise plunging Pacific stocks<p>A bluefin tuna has fetched 74.2m yen (£517,000) at the first auction of the year at Tsukiji market in Tokyo, amid warnings that decades of overfishing by Japan and other countries is taking …

Japan

Overfishing Remains Biggest Threat to Mediterranean, Study Confirms

Changing Planet<p><b>Overfishing is still the most important threat to Mediterranean underwater ecosystems, “more than pollution, invasive species, or climate change”, says Enric Sala, one of the authors of the most comprehensive study made of the sea, published this week in the science journal PLoS …

NOAA plans to open federal waters in Pacific to fish farming

HONOLULU (AP) — As traditional commercial fishing is threatening fish populations worldwide, U.S. officials are working on a plan to expand fish …

Aquaculture