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mgb-eat1 The Global Fisheries
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mgb-eat1 Outline Importance of Fisheries The Status of Global Fisheries Contributory Factors Policy Challenges and Strategies
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mgb-eat1 The Importance of Fisheries At least 20% of animal protein intake for more than 2.6 billion people 41 million employed in fisheries in LICs Food security, livelihoods -- well-being of communities, nations Bio-diversity Renewable but exhaustible resource Resource Use and Institutions
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mgb-eat1 The Global Fisheries -- Status Capture fisheries slowed, Aquaculture growing, since 1980s Total fish production 1995 – 116.4 MMT China data – uncertainty Source: FAO 2000 2005 Inland production, MMT 30 38.5 Aquaculture % 71 75 Marine production, MMT 101.1 103.1 Aquaculture % 14 18 World Production, MMT 131.1 141.6 Aquaculture % 27 34 Non-food use, % 26 24 Per capita availability, kg 16 16.6
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mgb-eat1 The Global Fisheries -- Status Marine and inland capture faltering – over-fishing 75% fisheries fished to capacity or over capacity North Atlantic cod, Atlantic tuna, Pacific/Atlantic salmon Lower value fish Younger, smaller fish – “eating babies” – future productivity By-catch – one-third of total catch
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