Topic: Boris Worm
Shark populations have declined rapidly, driven largely by demand for shark fins, a delicacy in many Asian countries.
Research shows that many areas of today's oceans have conditions that parallel those of 250 million years ago, when 95 percent of marine species quickly died out.
07/29/2010 05:47 pm
The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) meeting in Qatar rejected protection for marine species, including sharks, bluefin tuna, and coral, disappointing the US, environmentalists, and marine scientists.
03/25/2010 06:59 pm
Too many boats and technology that is too good mean that nations must cooperate to preserve tuna and other fish stocks.
10/06/2009 01:00 am
It shows catch quotas, ocean zoning, and different fishing gear is helping to restore fisheries and their ecosystems.
07/30/2009 01:00 am