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Overfishing Leaves Fisherman Scraping The Bottom Of The Barrel In The English Channel
2014-07-14 03:07:45

Decades of overfishing in the English Channel has resulted in the removal of many top predators from the sea and left fishermen 'scraping the barrel' for increasing amounts of shellfish to make up their catch.

intensive fishing's collateral damage
2014-03-21 09:07:51

Biology researcher joins with other scientists to chart intensive fishing's collateral damage.

2013-12-18 23:27:48

List summarizes many ways people can mitigate issues facing oceans in the next year. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 In honor of the start of another

Sweden’s Säcken Reef Facing Death
2012-10-23 21:13:37

The Säcken reef in the Koster Fjord in Sweden is that country’s last remaining cold-water coral reef and it is under a distinct threat of extinction.

Trawling Affects Deep-sea Canyons
2012-09-07 08:15:38

Trawling is changing the topography and the environment of deep-sea canyons on the continental slope, a new study from the University of Barcelona finds.

2011-12-14 02:23:35

Kosterhavet National Park was created to provide a haven for both protected species and nature lovers.

Scientists Set Out On New 45-Day Deep-Sea Expedition
2011-11-07 12:43:57

Scientists set out on an expedition to explore the depths of the Indian Ocean on Monday from Cape Town, exploring areas where the deepest sea creatures lie.


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2007-03-26 13:57:44

The Tarakihi or Jackass morwong, Nemadactylus macropterus, is a morwong of the genus Nemadactylus found off the coast of southern Australia, the Atlantic coast of South America, and all around New Zealand to depths of about 1312.34 ft (400 m). Its length is between 11.81 and 23.62 in (30 and 60 cm). The Tarakihi is similar to the Porae but with a silver body color and a distinctive black saddle immediately behind the head. Their diet is similar to that of the Porae but also with a wide...

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swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.