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Poor count estimates plague New England fisheries | WWLP.com

Poor count estimates plague New England fisheries | WWLP.com | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
What science says about the number of fish in the waters off New England shapes the rules that govern the region's struggling fishing fleet. And lately for key species, those estimates have been way off.
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Researchers seek to preserve where the wild things are - Phys.Org

Researchers seek to preserve where the wild things are - Phys.Org | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
Researchers seek to preserve where the wild things are Phys.Org A new Stanford paper called "Conservation at the edges of the world" in the September issue of Biological Conservation, which is online now, examines different conservation methods for...
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Fisherman offers reward to find Dennis oyster thieves - Capecodonline

Fisherman offers reward to find Dennis oyster thieves - Capecodonline | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
Fisherman offers reward to find Dennis oyster thieves
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"I'm sure some of the other oyster farmers will pitch in, but even if they don't, I'm offering the reward," Lowell said.
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Phl, USaID tap Microsoft for fisherfolk registration - Philippine Star

Phl, USaID tap Microsoft for fisherfolk registration - Philippine Star | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
Phl, USaID tap Microsoft for fisherfolk registration
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The program is supported by USAID through its Ecosystems Improved for Sustainable Fisheries Project.
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The Loss of Ocean Species is Staggering

The Loss of Ocean Species is Staggering | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it

-Financial Times

Humans have gained unprecedented supremacy over the seas in a short space of time, thanks to potent technological advances such as satellite tracking devices and engines so formidable they can drag nets big enough to engulf a cathedral. Add in the impact of pollution, from the likes of fertiliser run-off or discarded plastic, and the oceans have changed more in the past 30 years than in all of human history.

In most places, the oceans have lost more than 75 per cent of their “megafauna” – large creatures such as whales, sharks, dolphins, rays and turtles. Numbers of some species – oceanic whitetip sharks; American sawfish – are down by as much as 99 per cent. For every 20 leatherback turtles in the Pacific 50 years ago, only one remains...http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/9601c144-9dcd-11e1-838c-00144feabdc0.html#axzz1vqzpHIBt

 

 

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*** "SEA THE TRUTH -- by 2048 THE OCEAN WILL BE EMPTY! (1:00:15 full-length, HiQ) http://sco.lt/5Nk4Kv

 VERY IMPORTANT WATCH.... THE TERRIBLE PRICE OF SUBSIDIZING CORPORATE FISHERIES - With Compliments of http://www.seathetruth.nl/en/

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*** THE WORLD'S LARGEST FACTORY FISHING TRAWLER https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BCb2TT5GW7k

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*** SUPER TRAWLING TUNA - THE FISH DON'T HAVE A CHANCE AGAINST HI-TECH - Video Footage captured by tuna industry whistleblower
****SHOCKING FOOTAGE REVEALS TUNA INDUSTRY'S SLAUGHTER OF MARINE LIFE http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/video/2011/nov/18/footage-tuna-industry-slaughter-video?CMP=twt_fd

 

 

 

OUR OCEANS ARE DROWNING IN PLASTIC http://sco.lt/5F1E8H

 

WE TAKE THEM BECAUSE WE CAN - EMPTYING OUR OCEANS FOR MEGA PROFITS

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**** "THE BIGGEST CATCH""The Biggest Catch" National Geographic https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DV-Eju09Ios

 

June 14, 2013 Huffington Post - Sylvia Earle:
CAN WE STOP KILLING OUR OCEANS NOW, PLEASE? http://www.huffingtonpost.com/sylvia-earle/world-ocean-day_b_3443436.html

 

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*****"DEATH OF THE OCEANS?"  BBC David Attenborough http://sco.lt/97GRDV

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+++ THE FUTURE OF OUR OCEANS" - SYLVIA EARLE 33:52

http://www.themonthly.com.au/video/2013/03/24/1364105192/future-oceans-sylvia-earle

 VIDEO - CNN

****"OVERFISHED AND UNDER-PROTECTED: OCEANS ON THE BRINK OF CATASTROPHIC COLLAPSE" http://sco.lt/7e9wYL

 

 

 

UNEP: WORLD FISH STOCK BEING DESTROYED BY RISING WEALTH AND SUBSIDIES http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/01/24/world-fish-stock-_n_1227169.html

 

OCEANS ARE OUR PLANETARY LIFE SUPPORT SYSTEM http://sco.lt/4ynRkv

 

ARCTIC OCEAN 'ACIDIFYING RAPIDLY' - HIGHEST LEVELS IN 55 MILLION YEARS - ARCTIC COULD BE ICE FREE IN TWO YEARS http://sco.lt/6KTOpl

 

100 MILLION SHARKS KILLED A YEAR, JUST FOR THEIR FINS.  SHARK POPULATIONS PLUMMET BY 90%  http://sco.lt/7kHqLZ

 

OCEAN PLASTIC'S IMPACT ON SEA LIFE: YOUR SEAFOOD AND WILD SEA TURTLES  http://sco.lt/5LdeMb

 

BOTTOM TRAWLING: CORPORATE INDUSTRIAL FISHING: SCRAPING THE BOTTOM OF THE OCEAN SMOOTH: AN INSATIABLE DRIVE FOR PROFITS http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/3109196913/corporate-industrial-fishing-scraping-the-bottom-of-the-ocean-smooth-an-insatiable-drive-for-profits

 

OCEANS SO DEPLETED SOME WILD FISH STOCKS MAY NEVER RECOVER : CHANGING OCEAN ECOSYSTEMS FOREVER http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/2569118699/oceans-so-depleted-some-wild-fish-stocks-may-never-recover-changing-ocean-ecosystems-forever

 

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*** NO SUPER TRAWLERS.  NOT HERE.  NOT ANYWHERE http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/2478442068/no-super-trawlers-not-here-not-anywhere-video

 

10 FRIGHTENING FACTS ABOUT SUPER TRAWLERS | Greenpeace Australia Pacific http://www.greenpeace.org/australia/en/news/oceans/top-10-facts-about-super-trawlers/

 

LOOTING OUR SEAS:  'Free-for-all' decimates fish stocks in the southern Pacifichttp://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/3844525946/looting-our-seas-free-for-all-decimates-fish-stocks-in-the-southern-pacific

 

EMPTYING OUR OCEANS: Billions in Subsidies Prop up Unsustainable Overfishing http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/3259929193/emptying-our-oceans-billions-in-subsidies-prop-up-unsustainable-overfishing

 

$400 BILLION OCEAN FISHING INDUSTRY: LARGE CORPORATE FISHING FLEETS EMPTYING OUR OCEANS http://sco.lt/7ABxHV

 

WE MAY BE THE LAST GENERATION TO CATCH FOOD FROM THE OCEANS  http://sco.lt/8uHn7Z

 

 

May 14, 2013 Mongabay
INDUSTRIALIZED FISHING HAS FORCED SEABIRDS TO CHANGE WHAT THEY EAT - FAR REACHING IMPLICATIONS FOR OCEAN ECOSYSTEMS http://news.mongabay.com/2013/0514-hance-petrel-bones.html

 

 

 

EMPTYING OUR OCEANS IS NO EXCUSE TO BOOST GMO RAISED FISH

Major US Food Retailers To Shun Genetically Modified, Factory Farmed, Enslaved Seafood http://sco.lt/6HqYt7

 

AQUACULTURE, FACTORY FARMED FISH:

MAJOR US FOOD RETAILERS TO SHUN GENETICALLY MODIFIED, PATENTED, FACTORY FARMED, ENSLAVED SEAFOOD  http://sco.lt/4qgoDZ

 

 

SOMETHING'S FISHY ABOUT THE PARTNERSHIP FOR SUSTAINABLE OCEANS http://www.somethingsfishyaboutpso.com/?gclid=CNqHlqqYsrcCFYp_QgodbHsA8g

 

 

CLIMATE CHANGE AND OCEAN ACIDIFICATION. HIGHEST LEVELS IN 55 MILLION YEARS - ARCTIC COULD BE ICE FREE IN... http://sco.lt/6srluz

 

 

 

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*** THE WILD AND BEAUTIFUL BERING SEA ~ Wolfram Publications
This beautiful, wild place, home to one of the most productive ecosystems on the planet is at risk. Unsustainable fishing will continue destroying essential habitat in the Bering Sea Canyons, and taking massive amounts of fish that other animals depend on to survive - unless we act now to protect it http://wolfram-publications.blogspot.com/2013/07/the-wild-and-beautiful-bering-sea.html

 

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********OCEANS: BLUE HEART OF THE PLANET  http://sco.lt/78VQZ7

 

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********CHANGING SEAS: TIGER SHARKS: 4 MILLION YEARS IN THE MAKING AND LOSING THEM FAST http://sco.lt/7WtWF7

 

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+++"DROP INTO THE OCEAN" 15:50 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vdo-YUFZd6c&feature=youtu.be

Take a deep breath and imagine the oceans... Short Greenpeace documentary outlining the threats to our oceans and what can be done to restore their health produced in 2005.

 

 

 

MORE:  "OUR OCEANS NEED US" http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us?r=0.6681883705394192#post_4003544571

 

 

 

 


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CineversityTV's comment, June 10, 2013 6:47 AM
the collapse of these systems will be catastrophic for the Oceans, and our dependence on them will hurt all life, including ours Marian.
Marian Locksley's comment, June 10, 2013 8:41 AM
Totally agree, sadly we have the double trouble of Atmosphere being Toxic, with Gov's not acting soon enough!...affecting Oceans, wildlife & us. Very sad :(
pdjmoo's curator insight, January 17, 2015 2:04 AM

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▶ CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY http://www.scoop.it/t/environmental-and-human-health


▶  CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL http://www.scoop.it/t/changingplanet


▶  BIODIVERSITY IS LIFE http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life


▶  OUR OCEANS NEED US http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us


▶   OUR FOOD, OUR HEALTH http://www.scoop.it/t/agriculture-gmos-pesticides

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Paddlefish continue to be released to restore river ecosystem - Salamanca Press

Paddlefish continue to be released to restore river ecosystem - Salamanca Press | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
Paddlefish continue to be released to restore river ecosystem Salamanca Press New York State fisheries have been stocking the three waterways, for the past 14 years, in an effort to restore the once prolific numbers of paddlefish, which are now...
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Fishmongers raise stink over fees - Half Moon Bay Review

Fishmongers raise stink over fees - Half Moon Bay Review | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
Fishmongers raise stink over fees
Half Moon Bay Review
Fishing companies and the Half Moon Bay Seafood Marketing Association complained the fees are excessive and out of line when compared to other nearby ports.
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New fishing rule protects sperm whales - U-T San Diego

New fishing rule protects sperm whales - U-T San Diego | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
New fishing rule protects sperm whales U-T San Diego Staff from the National Marine Fisheries Protected Resources and Sustainable Fisheries Division will be at the meeting to provide information and answer questions, along with marine mammal...
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Seattle Fish Company in Denver and others unite on healthy fisheries

Seattle Fish Company in Denver and others unite on healthy fisheries | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
Seattle Fish Company of Denver joined forces with other North American seafood distributors to promote sustainable fish harvesting and aquaculture.
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Fish the real hazard in South China Seas - Asia Times Online

Fish the real hazard in South China Seas
Asia Times Online
But while the value of oil and gas resources in the SCS remains the subject of debate, the potential value of its fishery and aquaculture resources is not in doubt.
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Good fisheries policies help the poor - Devex

Good fisheries policies help the poor - Devex | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
Good fisheries policies help the poor
Devex
Wild capture fisheries are essential for maintaining nutritional security in many developing countries. Policies based on stock sustainability and economics are missing half the fisheries picture.
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Scientists' make crucial discovery in Hamilton park - Voxy

Scientists' make crucial discovery in Hamilton park - Voxy | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
Scientists' make crucial discovery in Hamilton park
Voxy
NIWA fisheries technician Josh Smith and fisheries scientist Dr Paul Franklin have been working on a project to find out more about the spawning habits of the giant kokopu for just over a year.
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Spain - Vieira delays creditors’ meeting and tries to unlock conflict in Argentina

Spain - Vieira delays creditors’ meeting and tries to unlock conflict in Argentina | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it

The Commercial Court No. 3 of Vigo authorized Eduardo Vieira to delay the creditors' meeting until 2 October while it had been scheduled for this week.

The company chairman, Eduardo Vieira, confirmed this measure while expecting to have this extra time to solve the conflict with the Government of Argentina and recover the seized local subsidiary.

According to the newspaper Faro de Vigo, the assets belonging to Vieira SA are valued at EUR 21.7 million, based on the data provided by the reorganisation administrators from Buenos Aires.

The Spanish company plans to solve the creditors’ meeting proceeding by recovering the Argentinean subsidiary or by receiving a fair price for it

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July 26: Dismantling of Veazie Dam Hopes to Restore Decimated Fish Population - Circle of Blue WaterNews

July 26: Dismantling of Veazie Dam Hopes to Restore Decimated Fish Population Circle of Blue WaterNews As opposed to the traditional breeding of algae for waste water treatment, health foods, and aquaculture, newly conducted research hopes to...
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VIDEO: Ocean Resources Management Plan signed by Governor - Big Island Video News

VIDEO: Ocean Resources Management Plan signed by Governor - Big Island Video News | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
Big Island Video News
VIDEO: Ocean Resources Management Plan signed by Governor
Big Island Video News
The marine-related industries of fishing, aquaculture, tourism, recreation, and shipping provide approximately 15% of Hawaii's civilian jobs.
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ICCB: Capacity, Constituency & Conservation: An integrated approach to protect near-shore fisheries for people & biodiversity

ICCB: Capacity, Constituency & Conservation: An integrated approach to protect near-shore fisheries for people & biodiversity | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
EDF staff participated in panel earlier this week at the 26th International Congress for Conservation Biology, spotlighting our new partnership and initiative, Fish Forever, designed to improve fisheries management in developing tropic nations.  Organized...
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Scottish fisheries minister visits Shetland marine centre - Fish Update

Scottish fisheries minister visits Shetland marine centre - Fish Update | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
Scottish fisheries minister visits Shetland marine centre Fish Update During the visit he had the chance to talk with some of the staff, which included a short presentation on the groundbreaking research work being undertaken by the Marine Science...
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CMFRI gets research vessel - The New Indian Express

Fisheries research institutes in the country are facing various challenges, said Indian Council of Agriculture Research (ICAR) deputy director general (Fisheries) B Meenakumari. She was addressing the gathering at a function organised at the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) in connection with handing over the new research vessel for CMFRI on Wednesday.

“Research institutes are often forced to outsource operation of their research vessels as  institutes are not able to pay a heavy salary for the captain and crew,”

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Bull redfish to give kayak anglers a tour of Grand Isle's Caminada Pass - NOLA.com

Bull redfish to give kayak anglers a tour of Grand Isle's Caminada Pass - NOLA.com | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
Bull redfish to give kayak anglers a tour of Grand Isle's Caminada Pass
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Like the trout tanks at area boat shows, anglers drop their baits and hope the biggest fish happens to bite.
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Tracking chinnock salmon; LED nets warn sea tur...

Tracking chinnock salmon; LED nets warn sea tur... | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
Glow in the dark fishing nets have been trialled in California, USA in a bid to stop sea turtles getting tangled up. The nets have been fitted with LED lights which warn passing turtles, and other animals, to steer clear.
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College of Fisheries a picture of neglect - Times of India

College of Fisheries a picture of neglect - Times of India | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
College of Fisheries a picture of neglect
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This is the only college in the country that has a Fish Processing Technology (FPT) laboratory.
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Herring Wars: Quotas, Conflicts, and Climate Change in the North Atlantic - Southern Fried Science

Herring Wars: Quotas, Conflicts, and Climate Change in the North Atlantic - Southern Fried Science | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
Herring Wars: Quotas, Conflicts, and Climate Change in the North Atlantic Southern Fried Science The European Union, under the auspices of an international fisheries management agreement, is ready to levy heavy trade sanctions against the Faroe...
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European Maritime Fisheries Fund: Why Investing in Allocation Matters

European Maritime Fisheries Fund: Why Investing in Allocation Matters | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
Given scarce resources in the  EU and UK, it’s especially important that fishing privileges are allocated in a way that best serves national sustainability interests—and now is the time to invest.
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Fishing clubs oppose bag limit reductions at Narooma - Narooma News

Fishing clubs oppose bag limit reductions at Narooma - Narooma News | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
Fishing clubs oppose bag limit reductions at Narooma Narooma News A special meeting on Wednesday night was called by the fishing clubs to get clarification from the Fisheries department about the bag limit discussion paper currently out for comment...
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Fishing Forecast | July 25-31 - The Virginian-Pilot

Fishing Forecast | July 25-31 - The Virginian-Pilot | Fisheries & Fishing Technology | Scoop.it
Fishing Forecast | July 25-31
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The fisheries no longer are big secrets, as fishing where's and how-to's spread easily over the Internet.
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