Monday, October 19, 2009
Aquaculture booming, using significant fraction of ocean's bounty
Did you know that the aquaculture industry has grown by over 6,000% since 1950? And it uses about 20% of the world's catch to feed its fish and shrimp? These facts, a few charts, and more at my newest post at the Ethicurean.
Photo of fish cages from SantiMB's flickr collection, subject to a Creative Commons License.
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