March 24th, 2015
Ocean-based Fish Farming: Pollution, Pathogens & Environmental Impacts
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WHILE SOME ASSERT that farming fish in cages at sea is the only sustainable way to meet the growing global demand for seafood, the reality is that the practice is far from sustainable. Producing fish in nets and cages in the open ocean contributes to the degradation of the world’s seas, marine life, and ecosystems.