TRINet Newsletter July 2011

Oceans at Risk, say Scientists...

 ... While Indian pelagic fisheries seem to thrive

The future of marine life in the oceans is bleak and marine
degradation is happening at an unprecedented rate, if we believe a
report released by the International Program on the State of the Ocean in concert with the International Union for Conservation of Nature, in April this year, at a workshop held at the University of Oxford, London. Meanwhile, in India, studies have shown some pelagic species have extended along the coast and are proving beneficial to fishermen. (more)