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Uncharted Arctic waters: A new opportunity for exploitation, or conservation?

  When thick sheets of sea ice began melting in the Arctic waters around Svalbard, Norway, a few years ago, a new expanse of sparkling blue sea opened up. As climate change continues to drive ice melt here… Read More
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U.S. Fishery Law Turns 40: Celebration and Reflection

This past Monday at the Chefs Collaborative Summit in New York City I had the opportunity to participate in an “underutilized” fish workshop and attend the Eat These Fish reception put on by Environmental Defense Fund. Both events… Read More
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Efforts To Save Sea Turtles May Kill Sharks

Eric Gilman, tuna fisheries expert and Safina Center Fellow, has been studying how to reduce the bycatch or incidental catch of ocean animals in tuna longline fisheries for almost two decades. Recently, Eric and several colleagues looked at how… Read More
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