The regulators' focus on fishing industry profits points up the need to change the way we view, and value, the lives of wild creatures.
Marine conservationists and scientists blame seine and trawl nets for overfishing and damage to coastal reef ecosystems.
A new study finds the state's population of bivalves is in much better shape now than it was two years ago, with abundance up and overfishing down.
President Trump signed a proclamation Friday that opened the Atlantic Ocean's only fully protected marine sanctuary to commercial fishing, dismissing arguments that traps, nets and lines dangling hooks can harm fish and whales.
Study authors say local communities are able to enforce restrictions because they feel a sense of ownership.
Offshore aquaculture, which has long divided environmentalists and commercial fishing interests, now has a pathway to approval.
‘You’re out there alone’: Whistleblowers say workplace abuse hides true impacts of B.C.’s trawl fishery
A culture of intimidation and harassment has resulted in the vast and systematic under-reporting of deep-sea fish harvested from B.C.'s coastal waters.
In an effort to bolster our health, we may be exposed to compounds that harm us. New research says physicians need to recognize and explain this hidden risk to patients.
Fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic has led to unpaid bills and energy shutoffs in many vulnerable US households. Indiana University researchers warn we need to act now to avoid yet another health emergency.