The End Of Fish, In One Chart

Posted by on May 27, 2012 in Nature | No Comments

Via the Washington Post Wonkblog:

Want to see how widely humans are scouring the oceans for fish? Check out this striking map from the World Wildlife Fund’s 2012 “Living Planet Report.” The red areas are the most intensively fished (and, in some cases, overfished) parts of the ocean—and they’ve expanded dramatically since 1950:

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