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No easy answers to New England cod crisis

Press HeraldNo easy answers to New England cod crisisThe Associated PressIf they exceed it, they're illegally overfishing and regulators are charged with "immediately" stopping it.
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SCOTLAND: Sanctions threat over mackerel overfishing dispute

SCOTLAND: Sanctions threat over mackerel overfishing dispute | OUR OCEANS NEED US | Scoop.it
stv.tvSanctions threat over mackerel overfishing disputestv.tvBy Leanna MacLarty Mackerel fishermen in Scotland are being warned they could lose their certified licences because of overfishing problems in other countries.
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Plans to prevent overfishing in Mexican Gulf get approval - FIS

Plans to prevent overfishing in Mexican Gulf get approval - FIS | OUR OCEANS NEED US | Scoop.it
FISPlans to prevent overfishing in Mexican Gulf get approvalFISAbout two dozen species, from black grouper to gray snapper, are now protected under catch limits designed to prevent overfishing.
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Water Planet

Video about Global Warming.Narrated by Leonardo Dicaprio...
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Plans to Prevent USA Southeast Overfishing Win Final Approval - Pew Environment Group

Plans to Prevent USA Southeast Overfishing Win Final Approval - Pew Environment Group | OUR OCEANS NEED US | Scoop.it
Holly Binns, a project director for the Pew Environment Group, issued the following statement today in response to U.S. Commerce Secretary John Bryson’s approval of new catch limits on some species in the Gulf of Mexico.
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The ecological and environmental consequences of overfishing

The ecological and environmental consequences of overfishing | OUR OCEANS NEED US | Scoop.it
According to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, an alarming 70% of the entire world’s fish stock has either been “f..., John Louie Ramos (The ecological and environmental consequences of overfishing -
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Tell Cruise Ships to Stop Spewing Filth Into Our Pristine Oceans! - The Petition Site

"A single ocean trip ... emits the same amount of pollutants as five million cars on the same route." (346 signatures on petition) (Tell Cruise Ships to Stop Spewing Filth Into Our Pristine Oceans!
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World Fishing - MSC to suspend mackerel certification

World Fishing - MSC to suspend mackerel certification | OUR OCEANS NEED US | Scoop.it
MSC certified mackerel fisheries in the North East Atlantic ocean have received notice that their certificates will be suspended on 30 March 2012 unless issues in the fisheries are resolved.
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Blue Carbon: The Role of Oceans (and Overfishing) in Climate Change

Blue Carbon: The Role of Oceans (and Overfishing) in Climate Change | OUR OCEANS NEED US | Scoop.it

Blue Carbon: The Role of Oceans (and Overfishing) in Climate Change. Interesting article on the ocean's understudied role in climate change. See video at end of story which highlights research on overfishing disrupting ...AIA Research at UNFCCC

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Maine shrimp: From boom to bust

Maine shrimp: From boom to bust | OUR OCEANS NEED US | Scoop.it
Don't get me wrong–science is one side of the two-headed coin of fisheries management–but the other side is the policies that govern the fishery, which have not been able to control overfishing The act of removing fish from a ...
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World's Leading Scientists Issue Unprecedented Plan For Protecting Ocean and Marine Life

World's Leading Scientists Issue Unprecedented Plan For Protecting Ocean and Marine Life | OUR OCEANS NEED US | Scoop.it
For the first time ever, the world’s largest environmental organizations, working with scientists, the business community and international governments, met specifically to develop a comprehensive and achievable agenda to reverse the decline in...
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One World One Ocean Partners with America's Cup - The Largest Campaign in the World

One World One Ocean Partners with America's Cup - The Largest Campaign in the World | OUR OCEANS NEED US | Scoop.it
abc7news.comOne World One Ocean Partners with America's CupDeeperBlue.comOne World One Ocean (OWOO) is a campaign committed to inspiring people everywhere to protect the ocean.
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Tell the Obama Administration to Protect Our Oceans From Harmful Offshore Drilling ACTION

Tell the Obama Administration to Protect Our Oceans From Harmful Offshore Drilling ACTION | OUR OCEANS NEED US | Scoop.it
Tell the Obama administration, before the February 8th comment deadline, to keep the Arctic off limits to drilling and not to increase drilling in the Gulf of Mexico.
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CBD sues to limit bluefin tuna catch by commercial fishing

CBD sues to limit bluefin tuna catch by commercial fishing | OUR OCEANS NEED US | Scoop.it
The Center for Biological Diversity has sued NMFS challenging a new rule expanding overfishing of imperiled Atlantic bluefin tuna. The lawsuit seeks to halt the dramatic expansion of commercial fishing from Massachusetts to ...
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Ousted Spanish government plotted to derail EU fishing reforms

Ousted Spanish government plotted to derail EU fishing reforms | OUR OCEANS NEED US | Scoop.it
Leaked document seen by the Guardian reveals former socialist government's plans, while new administration will face pressure from Fish Fight campaign and EU fisheries commissioner (RT @greenroofsuk: Ousted Spanish government plotted to derail EU ...
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We Are Out of Time « The Natural Eye Project

We Are Out of Time « The Natural Eye Project | OUR OCEANS NEED US | Scoop.it
Big Industrial Food has taken us to a point of almost no Return. We are consuming ourselves out of existence by total disregard for the need of the planet to maintain its balance, biodiversity and health in order to feed us.
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