Posts Tagged ‘overfishing’

  • The Tragedy of the commons causes empty fishing nets.

    An Unexpected Connection Between Bluefin Tuna and CO2

    Jan 8, 14 • 892 Views • No Comments

    On the first Saturday in 2013, in Japan, at the Tsukiji auction, a 489 pound bluefin tuna was sold for $1.76 million. As a source of information, what does $1.76 million say to you? One journalist said it could mean: growing demand natural resource......  [read more]

  • The Tragedy of the commons causes empty fishing nets.

    A Big Shrimp Problem

    Dec 24, 13 • 449 Views • No Comments

    Because of the holiday, our Wednesday environment blog will appear today. The post has been written by 2 Kent Place students, Megan Ganning and Madeleine Vance. “Sorry, Sir, but the ‘Bay Shrimp’ have actually had to be taken off the menu” will be the......  [read more]