North Atlantic right whales are in worse shape than their southern cousins, in part due to entanglement in fishing gear, a new study says.
The Belgian region of Wallonia said on Thursday that tonnes of fish were killed in a river by pollution that flowed across the border from France and accused the French authorities of being too slow to issue a warning.
Unable to rely on the catch from Lake Victoria, locals are finding success with new and sustainable agriculture methods.
As sea ice within the Arctic Ocean dwindles with each and every successive 12 months of emerging world temperatures, it has turn into more straightforward and extra commonplace for firms to challenge into the area for fishing, delivery, and oil and gasoline exploration.
As the region warms, ignorance about creatures ranging from plankton to whales leaves them vulnerable to human activities.
Unlike the vast majority of fish species, this North American bony fish is a vegetarian, which means it can be farmed more sustainably, say scientists. And it tastes good!
In a letter to members of Congress, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday maintained its support for Chesapeake Bay restoration efforts while criticizing Maryland, which has threatened to take the agency to court.
Microplastics for breakfast? It might be likely as a newly published study shows concentrates of small plastic particles, or microplastics, inside the digestive systems of rabbitfish, a popular catch in the Philippines.
Marine conservation campaigners have called for trawlers to be banned from fishing within three miles of Scotland's shoreline to help depleted fish stocks and seabeds to recover.