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This article matters because it will help people understand and give people more information about overfishing. The article is about…Read More

Overfishing

World Wildlife Fund
Fishing is one of the most significant drivers of declines in ocean wildlife populations. Catching fish is not inherently bad for the ocean, except for when vessels catch fish faster than stocks can replenish, something called overfishing. The number of overfished stocks globally has tripled in half a century and today fully one-third of the…Read More
Ben  Powrie
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If you're overfishing at the top of the food chain, and acidifying the ocean at the bottom, you're creating a squeeze that could…Read More

stop bottom trawling
Ben  Powrie
Ben Powrie Campaign leader

Overfishing is the removal of a species of fish from a body of water at a rate that the species cannot replenish in time, resulting in…Read More

stop bottom trawling
Ben  Powrie
Ben Powrie Campaign leader

Decades of destructive fishing practices have torn apart the ocean’s web of life, leaving many aquatic species severely depleted, some on…Read More

stop bottom trawling