A new map just published shows how much of the oceans are being over fished. More than half of the world’s oceans are now being fished by industrial vessels and more than 70,000 vessels cover a greater surface than agriculture on earth. 134 more words
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On top of stricter emission controls and a move toward electric vehicles, Asia’s diesel traders now have to worry about sea cucumbers off China’s coast.
(26 May 2017, AFR, by Andrew Jacobs, New York Times)
‘Once upon a time, the seas teemed with mackerel, squid and sardines, and life was good. 74 more words