14 Sep '11, 10am

Overfishing: It Ain't Over Till It's Over | Care2 Causes

Overfishing: It Ain't Over Till It's Over | Care2 Causes

Congress finally acted to end chronic overfishing in 2006 by adding strong requirements to the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (MSA)—the primary law that governs management of U.S. ocean fish. NMFS and the regional fishery management councils also have established science-based catch limits for populations experiencing overfishing that are designed to end this wasteful practice. NMFS has reported the agency and councils are on track this year to set precautionary limits for all other federally managed fish populations to make sure they are caught at sustainable levels. The challenge now is to ensure that these changes are made not only on paper but also on the water.

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/overfishing-it-aint-over-till...

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