Click here to learn more about overfishing: what is bycatch? Overfishing: What is Bycatch?
February 16, 2018
Bycatch is the capture of non-target species such as dolphins, whales, marine turtles, fish, and seabirds by commercial fishing. Thousands of miles of nets and lines are set in the world’s oceans each day. Modern fishing gear, often undetectable by sight and extremely strong, is very efficient at catching the desired fish species—as well as…Click here to read more about overfishing: what is bycatch? Read More »