TITLE

THE FISH THAT COULD SAVE ANTARCTICA

AUTHOR(S)
MORAN, SUSAN
PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
Popular Science;Jun2014, Vol. 284 Issue 6, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the effects of over-fishing the Antarctic toothfish in the Ross Sea of Antarctica on the environment and the fish's population decline as of July 2014. Topics include the ecosystem of the Ross Sea, sales of Antarctic toothfish as Chilean sea bass, and fishing regulations by the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources.
ACCESSION #
96874082

 

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