Tags » Over Fishing

Many of our land animals are at extreme risk of extinction in the next several years due to poaching, ivory trinket collection, habitat loss, global warming, human encroachment, big game trophy hunting, human population growth, lack of interest, poor environmental communications, selfish consumerism, and a whole lot more… 268 more words

Endangered Species

Wildlife

The Planet’s Fisheries Are In Even Worse Shape Than We Thought

The world’s oceans have been overfished far more than reported, according to a new study. 237 more words

Wildlife

Discovery Channel: "Racing Extinction"

Highly recommended if you care about our one and only home… planet Earth: “Racing Extinction”. Encore presentations on the Discovery Channel (Canada)…

Climate Change

"BIG CATCHES AT SPAWNING SITES WIPE OUT FISH"

Hundreds of fish species in more than 50 countries across the globe migrate to specific locations to breed in large numbers for only a few days or weeks each year.

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Commercial Fishing

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

Protect Anchovy Population from Overfishing

An anchovy population is in danger of dying out. Overfishing and lack of government resources to enforce quotas is leading to a massive decline in the anchovy population, which feeds humans, marine animals, farmed fish, and livestock. 14 more words

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Wildlife

Marine life in oceans has almost halved

Marine mammal, birds, fish and reptile populations have almost halved since 1970, according to a report which is a “wake-up call” to tackle the crisis in the world’s oceans. 311 more words

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