Is fishing happening inside MPAs? Are large MPAs ineffective? The answer to both of these questions is ‘yes’ and this paper does a good job demonstrating why.
ICCAT decided to maintain catch limits on Atlantic bigeye tuna, despite scientific evidence the stock is overfished.
Pulse trawling, a new kind of technology that uses electric pulses to startle fish into nets, has less potential environmental impact than bottom trawling, but has equity concerns among fishers and ethical considerations for fish. The EU recently decided to ban the practice.
This is the second installment looking at the status and potential of European Atlantic fisheries.
This is the first of a 2-part series on Europe’s Atlantic Fisheries. In Part I, we explore the status and potential of stocks in Europe’s Atlantic fisheries.
Securing Fish, Food and Livelihoods: Charting a Collaborative Course to Brexit? a Comment by Erin Priddle, UK Program Manager, Environmental Defense Fund The ‘Brexit’ vote