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Press Release Center for Biological Diversity

Ignoring International Limits, U.S. Expands Fishing for Declining Bigeye Tuna

HONOLULU— The National Marine Fisheries Service today issued regulations… 549 more words


Global Fishing Watch

This is so cool you have to watch this.

Global Fishing Watch is a technology partnership between SkyTruth, Oceana, and Google, designed to show all of the trackable fishing activity in the ocean. 18 more words


Steinbeck goes fishing

Last weekend, two ECM students took up the challenge to channel Steinbeck in aid of the Anthropocene.

Drawing on inspiration from Dale Fort and its marine conservation, here were the results. 143 more words

Field Trips

Rule #65: Cod moratorium

In July of the year nineteen hundred and ninety two the Canadian government shut down the Newfoundland cod fishing industry. Effectively putting 40,000 people out of work over night. 246 more words

Public hearing will be held this week to discuss overfishing regulations

Fishing is one of the main activities performed here in Hawai’i, but over the years people have noticed careless fishing. People have been overfishing and catching fish out of season, so the state Board of Land and Natural Resources has decided to do something about it. 338 more words

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