19 Apr '11, 4pm

BTW, Overfishing Means 40 Species of Mediterranean Fish Extinct in Next Few Years. I Think It's Time We Stopped, No?

The Mediterranean and Eastern Atlantic population of the Atlantic Bluefin Tuna is of particular concern. There has been an estimated 50% decline in this species' reproduction potential over the past 40 years due to intensive overfishing. The lack of compliance with current quotas combined with widespread underreporting of the catch may have undermined conservation efforts for this species in the Mediterranean.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/04/overfishing-40-sp...

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