Fishing banned in the thawing Arctic for the next 16 years in historic pact

Sometimes, the world can work together for the common gold.

Trump administration eliminates new protection for endangered whales and turtles

It’s not a good year for the environment.

Oldest fishing hooks ever found show humans were fishing for longer than we’ve thought

Found on the island of Okinawa, these hooks show fish has been on the menu longer than we’ve though before.

There is still hope: scientists show how fisheries can double production

A new research modeled thousands of fisheries from around the world and found that a straightforward economic reform will not only help fisheries recover in only ten years, but double production by 2050.

Mission set to study deep underwater mountains

The RRS James Cook, an UK research vessel, will spend six weeks studying the deep sea mountains of the Indian Ocean, as well as the animals located several thousands of meters below sea level. The purpose of this mission quite challenging. This year, a report published in the journal of Marine Policyfound that trawling is one of the most damaging