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Overfishing, a major threat to the global marine ecology

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Publication United Nations Environment Programme, 2004
Collection Environment Alert Bulletin; 4
Abstract In 2002, 72% of the world's marine fish stocks were being harvested faster than they could reproduce. Fishing activities have various negative impacts on marine ecosystems. The greatest concern is the rapid depletion of fish population due to extensive commercial fishing. A full one-fourth of the total catch (27 million tonnes in 2003) is not those targeted, and most often are lost.
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GIULIANI, Gregory et al. Overfishing, a major threat to the global marine ecology. In: 2004. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:23129

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