Category: Fishing/Training

Sea Ice Retreat Could Lead to Rapid Overfishing in the Arctic – Hannah Hoag

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The Arctic Ocean has long been the least accessible of the world’s major oceans. But as climate change warms the Arctic twice as fast as anywhere else, the thick sea ice that once made it so forbidding is now beating a hasty retreat. Since 1979, when scientists began using satellites to track changes in the Arctic sea-ice expanse, its average summertime volume has dropped 75 percent from 4,000 cubic miles to 1,000 cubic miles. By September, the Arctic Ocean will have swapped nearly 4 million square miles of ice for open ocean……

Read more: https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2017/03/fishing-at-the-top-of-the-world/519639/

 

 

 

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How Much of the Ocean Is Actually Fished – Ed Yong

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How much of the world’s oceans are affected by fishing? In February, a team of scientists led by David Kroodsma from the Global Fishing Watch published a paper that put the figure at 55 percent—an area four times larger than that covered by land-based agriculture. The paper was widely covered, with several outlets leading with the eye-popping stat that “half the world’s oceans [are] now fished industrially.”Ricardo Amoroso from the University of Washington had also been trying to track global fishing activity and when he saw the headlines, he felt that the 55 percent figure was wildly off. He and his colleagues re-analyzed the data that the Global Fishing Watch had made freely available…….

Read more: https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/09/wait-so-how-much-of-the-ocean-is-fished-again/569782/

 

 

 

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4 Reasons Why Every Beginner in Fly Fishing Should Start by Taking a Guided Trip. — Chasing The Elusive

Throughout the years the sport of fly fishing has continued to grow in popularity. What once used to be a small niche has now grown into one of the largest sports and communities in the world. The well-known movie “A River Runs Through it” has even brought the sport into the pop culture eye giving […]

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