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Overfishing the Mediterranean

Overfishing the Mediterranean

RELATED ARTICLES Greenpeace Warns Drift Nets Threatening Mediterranean Marine Life July 13, 2006 12:00 AM Marine Reserves Work February 24, 2010 07:41 AM Octopus Study Shows Way to Save Fish Stocks December 19, 2006 12:00 AM Bluefin tuna sanctuary needed to save fish species in western Mediterranean September 4, 2007 07:28 AM /enn_original_news/article/44102 The Mediterranean Sea has played host to some of the greatest civilizations that the world has ever seen. Today, it remains a hub of commerce and travel, connecting different parts of Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East. Over the years, hundreds of millions of people have lived on its shores and exploited its resources. A new study recently released has found that after centuries of exploitation, the Mediterranean Sea is running out of resources. Many formerly healthy ecosystems have been wiped out. ADVERTISEMENT...

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