Tagged: overfishing


Planting trees underwater

Fish stocks are declining around the world. Overfishing, climate change and continued coastal development are putting pressure on our oceans. To help restore much-needed balance, Australian underwater architects are building artificial “forests” underwater. Barbara...


Paradise is in danger

Most Caribbean coral reefs may disappear in the next 20 years, according to a report by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). Overfishing is the main culprit. But as Regine Reibling reports...


Oceans need better legal protection

Climate change, pollution and overfishing are taking our oceans to the brink of disaster. To prevent further, irreversible exploitation of this natural resource, the oceans should be granted ‘common heritage of mankind’ status under...