#Fishing

  • Article: Endangered Whales Are Being Killed by Fishing Gear. New Technology Could Change That.

    Endangered Whales Are Being Killed by Fishing Gear. New Technology Could Change That.

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 8, 2019

    There are only about 400 North Atlantic right whales left in the world. Read more

  • Article: Cambodian Lakes Filled in for Malls as Capital's Poor Are Pushed Out

    Cambodian Lakes Filled in for Malls as Capital's Poor Are Pushed Out

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 15, 2019

    The filling of lakes in favor of malls and apartments impacts the livelihoods of the city's poor. Read more

  • Feature: Tun Lin Was Trapped for 11 Years on a Slave Ship. Now He’s Fighting to End Slavery.

    Tun Lin Was Trapped for 11 Years on a Slave Ship. Now He’s Fighting to End Slavery.

    By Joe McCarthy|June 14, 2019

    “Once you find yourself on a fishing boat in the middle of the ocean, there’s no way off.” Read more

  • Article: She's Seen Coral Reefs Turn to Graveyards. Now She's Fighting to Save the Oceans.

    She's Seen Coral Reefs Turn to Graveyards. Now She's Fighting to Save the Oceans.

    By Joe McCarthy|June 6, 2019

    The Seychelles is on the frontlines of climate change. Read more

  • Article: Bangladesh Bans Fishing in Bay of Bengal to Protect Key Species From Collapsing

    Bangladesh Bans Fishing in Bay of Bengal to Protect Key Species From Collapsing

    By Joe McCarthy|May 20, 2019

    "These resources will deplete one day if we do not use them sustainably.” Read more

  • Article: Rapidly Warming Oceans Could Deprive Billions of Food

    Rapidly Warming Oceans Could Deprive Billions of Food

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 11, 2019

    Rapid intervention has to be taken to safeguard the oceans. Read more

  • Article: Bloomberg Gives World's Top Fishing Countries $86 Million in Emergency Funding

    Bloomberg Gives World's Top Fishing Countries $86 Million in Emergency Funding

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 30, 2018

    The nonprofit wants to save the oceans. Read more

  • Article: 87% of the World’s Oceans Are Dying: Report

    87% of the World’s Oceans Are Dying: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 26, 2018

    Reversing this decline will be difficult. Read more