To cut costs and improve the study of the earth's environment, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the US Geological Survey should be merged into a single agency, urged a group of former officials
Congress hits shark ‘finning’ practice; fleet subsidies cut would be ‘historic’; whales don’t compete with humans for fish, studies show.
Scientists recognize that species cannot be managed in isolation; management must be based ecosystem-wide – including earth and sky.
Set-asides can restore ocean balance and diversity – but all stakeholders must buy into them.
When you tip the balance, a cascade of other changes may occur.
Unique, vast cold-water corals contain unknown species, tropical hues – and unexploited stocks of fish.
Severe weather in the US interior has wrought economic disaster. But recovery may be quick.
Technology has bested seas’ bounty, now fishermen adjust to a sea change.
The sea was not so vast, once we deployed an industrial armada against it.