First-Ever World Tuna Day – May 2, 2017

First-Ever World Tuna Day – May 2, 2017

After 5 years of persistent campaigning in the Pacific region by the Parties to the Nauru Agreement (PNA), the United Nations General Assembly voted in December 2016 to officially observe World Tuna Day, beginning May 2, 2017.  Word Tuna Day does not encourage eating...
China’s Demand for Fish is Unsustainable

China’s Demand for Fish is Unsustainable

Fisheries around the world are facing collapse. This unrelenting demand results in an irrational competition to see who can fish the last fish. As reported in the New York Times, experts now agree that 90% of the world’s fisheries are fully exploited or facing...
The Fish On My Plate

The Fish On My Plate

“What fish should I eat that’s good for me and good for the planet?” This was the question that best selling author and lifelong fisherman Paul Greenberg asked himself as he traveled the world eating fish! You can see what answers Paul came away with during his...
Flip Flop Facts: Find Out

Flip Flop Facts: Find Out

We have been posting a lot of news on the hazards of plastic waste in our oceans, but I bet you have not considered this everyday item that is posing a huge plastic pollution problem. Flip flops, like yours are ubiquitous around the world and millions are discarded...