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Swift Action Needed to Save World's Declining Fisheries-Study

Environment  (tags: animals, overfishing, oceans, humans, protection, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation )

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Swift action is required to save many of the world's fisheries that are declining faster than expected, a study in a leading scientific journal shows.

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Monica D. (580)
Sunday September 30, 2012, 8:07 pm
An apt news item on World Vegetarian Day. Save the fish!

Edo R. (71)
Monday October 1, 2012, 1:55 am
Thanks for sharing Cal!

Ben Oscarsito (364)
Monday October 1, 2012, 2:55 am
"Swift Action Needed..." Yes indeed...30 years ago!

Ben Oscarsito (364)
Monday October 1, 2012, 3:00 am
Overfishing - Plenty of Fish in the Sea? Not Always... (National Geographic)

Ben Oscarsito (364)
Monday October 1, 2012, 3:05 am
Overfishing - A Global disaster!
Worldwide, fishing fleets are two to three times as large as needed to take present day catches of fish and other marine species and as what our oceans can sustainably support. On a global scale we have enough fishing capacity to cover at least four Earth like planets...

Carol H. (229)
Monday October 1, 2012, 5:16 am
noted, thank you Cal

Past Member (0)
Monday October 1, 2012, 6:23 am

Past Member (0)
Monday October 1, 2012, 8:33 am
The fisheries will recover far sooner than anyone thinks. This will, of course, happen after human population numbers collapse dramatically in most of our lifetimes. We have reached the brink and shall surely fall into the abyss.

Jason S. (50)
Monday October 1, 2012, 10:54 am
thanks, good posting

Ellen Kent (0)
Monday October 1, 2012, 1:36 pm

Dana B. (137)
Monday October 1, 2012, 7:53 pm
Very good article

valda p. (13)
Monday October 1, 2012, 8:47 pm
Our oceans are becoming polluted and many of the animals are dying from ingesting -plastic,if only all countries that are surrounded by seas would make a combined effort to clean up the oceans and completly bann -plastic of all kinds, and stop dumping -everything and anything in the seas.

. (0)
Monday October 1, 2012, 9:00 pm
Thanks for posting Cal

Adam Hamilton (1)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 11:28 am
good story

Dianne D. (477)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 1:07 pm
Bible prophesy predicts at the end of times, there will be no life in the oceans. We are close to fulfilling this prophesy.

Daniel Partlow (189)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 1:07 pm
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