A Farm That Extends Deep Into The Sea Is Trying to Create Ocean Vetarianism. .
At the moment, commercial fishing picks off top predators such as tuna, while ravaging the rest by towing miles of drift nets or dragging metal chains on the seabed. This age of hunting and gathering is now coming to an end whether we like it or not. The ocean’s bounty has proved not only finite: it simply no longer exists. Decades of research about the world’s fisheries show most populations have been fished to their limit, or are in collapse. Global marine catches, which peaked in the mid-1990s, are now in a slow decline, states the FAO’s 2012 review (PDF).... http://www.fastcoexist.com/1682596/a-farm-that-extends-deep-into-the-sea-is-trying-to-create-ocean-vegetarianism
Mongabay, December 3, 2013
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THE CURSE OF PETROLEUM, CHEMICAL-BASED FERTILIZERS http://sco.lt/7uzkCf
FAO's 2012 REVIEW http://www.fao.org/docrep/016/i2727e/i2727e.pdf