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WARM-WATER FISH ARE REPLACING COOL-WATER FISH IN FISHING NETS

A few years ago, Dr. Cheung [a professor at the University of British Columbia Fisheries Centre] and his scientific colleagues asked “is climate change affecting global fisheries catches?” For more than a decade, scientists have been saying that… Read More
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Local Fisheries in Senegal Rebound After Foreign Boats Told to Get Out

In April 2012, the Senegal president, Macky Sall, boldly told foreign fishing boats to get out of Senegal’s waters–a decision that has greatly helped Senegal’s fishing communities. For years, Senegal allowed large factory vessels from Morocco, Russia, Lithuania,… Read More
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