Urgent Reforms Needed for Gulf’s Recreational Red Snapper Fishery
The Department of Commerce knowingly allowed overfishing of red snapper in the Gulf of Mexico. Robert Jones of EDF writes about what kinds of policy reform we need to manage this fishery better.
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Forage Fish, Predators, and Fishing
According to a recent study, fishing forage fish, like anchovies and sardines, has little effect on forage fish predators.
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Andrew Rosenberg

Andrew Rosenberg is the Director at the Center for Science and Democracy, Union of Concerned Scientists, and formerly Regional Director for Northeast

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Seafood 101

We’ve developed this guide to give you insight into every aspect of fish as food for people around the world. Click on any heading to skip ahead or click through each post—the guide was written to read like a lesson that builds on each previous installment.

Recent Research

Old-growth Fisheries

A recent paper documented widespread age truncation in key global fisheries on a new scale. However, skeptics of a correlation between biodiversity and fishery health will find holes in the authors’ conclusions.

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