What species of marine animals make up “bycatch”?
What percent of total catch does this make up?
The Coral Triangle
Which trophic level of fish is hunted in the Coral Triangle?
What impacts have been observed at Chesapeake Bay as a result of selective hunting like this?
Atlantic Cod in Newfoundland occupied a similar level on the ecological pyramid – how has their
impacted the food web?
A Time For Change
Describe four ways that fishing in Alaska is more tightly controlled and regulated, thus
preventing a collapse of their fishing stocks.
What is Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification?
What is the problem with fish farming or aquaculture? How many kilos of anchovy are
needed to produce a kilo of salmon?
What would be a better option for consumers?
What are marine reserves?
How do ecosystems respond once an area is declared a
What percent of the ocean would need to be reserves to maintain sustainable
What percent is currently part of a reserve?