The Bottom Line
Lee Crockett's “Overfishing 101” blog provided an authoritative primer on federal fisheries policy. It also spotlighted historic milestones and celebrated success stories. His new series, “The Bottom Line,” will continue to explore fisheries management issues, while taking on other related subjects to provide a more in-depth look at the issues facing our ocean fish. With this blog, we hope to continue these informative discussions, cut through the rhetoric, and encourage more people to take an interest in ocean fish conservation.
The Bottom Line Series
This Thanksgiving I’m grateful for one simple act that set my life’s course. Read More
Swordfish aren’t the only animals that drift gillnets capture. This indiscriminate fishing gear, submerged below the surface of the ocean for hours at a time, inadvertently entangles and kills lots of other species, including dolphins, striped marlin, and even endangered whales and sea turtles. Read More