The global numbers regarding fishing have gone from sustainable to straight-up devastating in just a few decades. Now, the creatures of the water have to fear about two more things in addition to human-made disasters – the rising water temperatures and plastic. There is no harm in fishing. It actually helps the marine ecosystem by keeping the aquatic population in check. But there is a difference between justified consumption and exploitation. And it seems that the differences are just a blur to us.
How severe is overfishing?
In just half a century, over-fished stocked grew triple its size. Its effects pushed one-third of the global fisheries to their biological limits.
Even if one species of fish gets wiped off from the earth, it is going to have a very drastic effect on the marine e...Read More